I’ve written before about our Easter Traditions. Each year they grow and change a bit as the children grow, and we learn more about what works for us and fit things in around our other plans. So here’s what we’ve been up to this Easter : First up, Joey the Elf got up to his usual… Continue reading Easter Fun
I’ve previously written about our Easter Cakes so thought I’d add this year’s attempt to the line-up. Admittedly, I have cheated a little with the cake this year and used a Betty Crocker chocolate cake mix and icing, rather than completely making it myself from scratch and it’s certainly not as elaborate as previous attempts, but still, it looks… Continue reading Another Easter Cake
“He killed me. He killed me not. He killed me. It’s been happening since Min was eight. Every two years, on her birthday, a strange man finds her and murders her in cold blood. But hours later, she wakes up in a clearing just outside her tiny Idaho hometown—alone, unhurt, and with all evidence of… Continue reading Nemesis – by Brendan Reichs – A Book Review
With 5 kids, the cost of clothing is a constant concern so we’re always on the lookout for good deals, helping us get the most for our money. Instore only, this Easter, for a limited time, Asda have launched a range of kids clothes for just £5 an item, and we’ve found some great bargains within this… Continue reading £5 Easter Clothing at Asda
Now I must admit to being a bit of a Primark convert in recent months. In the past, shopping at Primark had been somewhat of a negative experience. I found their quality wasn’t great. Our local store wasn’t the best and made finding what you were looking for pretty difficult. I tend to do most of… Continue reading A Primark Character Haul
This one is a bit of a ranty post for anyone that’s had the misfortune to live somewhere with parking issues. You are not alone! We have lived in our current home for the last 13 and a half years. Over that time, we have seen a lot of changes to the surrounding area, the… Continue reading Excuse me, but we live here!
As Easter is creeping up on us again, I thought I’d share previous years Easter Cakes and their recipes. Last year’s offerings are by far my favourites, so if you fancy giving them a try yourself, the recipe is below. Mini Eggs Easter Cake You will need : 225g (8oz) Butter or margarine 225g (8oz)… Continue reading Easter Cakes