Month: November 2016

Christmas Gingerbread

Christmas Gingerbread

Me and The Boy have been making gingerbread for years. This Christmas to save a little money, we’ve decided to make some of our gifts. Gingerbread was the first thing to try. Because obviously, we need to experiment a little first, make sure it’s nice, […]

Toilet Roll Tube Advent Calendar

Toilet Roll Tube Advent Calendar

It’s the big one! After weeks of toilet roll tube crafting, the time has come for a toilet roll tube advent calendar. I’m still not feeling remotely festive, but advent calendars are one thing you do need to do before December. I say as someone […]

Toilet Roll Tube Houses

Toilet Roll Tube Houses

It’s toilet roll tube craft of the week! I had a week off last week because I’m attempting to save enough tubes to make an advent calendar with them before the 1st of December. But we’ve all been a little poorly this weekend and didn’t […]

Extra Chocolatey Chocolate Brownies

Extra Chocolatey Chocolate Brownies

These are the best brownies ever. If we weren’t already married, I’d marry him for his brownies alone. They’re so moist, soft, and chocolatey. Everything you want from a brownie. We love these that much that we’re planning on giving them to people for Christmas, […]

Awesome Monster Bookmarks

Awesome Monster Bookmarks

Bookmarks are a great, easy thing to make. You can change the design to pretty much what ever you want, once you’ve mastered the basic shape. These are great for evil heathens like me that turn the corners of pages down. We opted for monster […]

Top 5 Autumn Kids Crafts

Top 5 Autumn Kids Crafts

We’ve done quite a lot of fun crafting this Autumn, there’s even more that we haven’t gotten around to yet. Autumn is a great time for crafting, it’s starting to get colder, so activities at home are always good. But everything is so beautiful, so […]

How to Make Spicy Food Less Spicy

How to Make Spicy Food Less Spicy

This is something that happens to me, occasionally. It’s born of Hunky Husband telling me things aren’t that spicy, and possibly me overcompensating when I’m not cooking for children. I sometimes, perhaps, get a tiny bit carried away. I’m basing these tips on a chilli, […]

My 50th Post!

My 50th Post!

I cannot believe this is my 50th post already. Who knew I had so much to say? My thoughts on blogging, as well as my life, have changed so much in the 2 months since I started Bobsy’s Mum. Without meaning to sound horribly soppy, […]

Toilet Roll Tube Fireworks

Toilet Roll Tube Fireworks

In honour of bonfire night, we decided to make fireworks with this week’s collection of toilet roll tubes. We also made some terrible, slightly sinister looking Pokémon…there is a picture on my Instagram feed if you’re brave enough! You Will Need: Toilet Roll tubes Glue […]

Top Tips for a Stress Free Bedtime

Top Tips for a Stress Free Bedtime

Bedtime is obviously slightly different as they get older, or as new babies appear. The Boy is now 5, and his routine has changed slightly, but to be honest, not that much! The Girl almost fell into routine around him. Hunky Husband isn’t normally here […]