Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Bobsy at 16 Months

Now, regular readers will know, from previous updates, that The Bobsy is an angel. This last week however, The Bobsy has not been an angel. She has been an absolute terror! She is quickly becoming a strong willed little lady. Hunky Husband and Bobsy’s Nan, both seem to think she may have got this from… Read More »

Awesome Creme Egg Brownies

Firstly, let me say, this post does contain affiliate links, but, it’s all truth, and I really do use these products to make my creme egg brownies. I love a creme egg. I sort of hate how early they appear in the shops, but I also sort of wish they were around all the time.… Read More »

Red Onion and Brie Focaccia Recipe

I’ve made focaccia a few times before, with red onion and cheddar being our favourite. It just works exceptionally well. Like fancy cheese on toast. Husband brought me a huge block of brie last week. I love brie and wanted to try something different with it. I suspected this would work really well, as it’s… Read More »

My Happy List #4

So, apparently, I do do this happy thing every week! Who knew? This week has been a funny one. The Boy is back to school after half term, so it’s a little bit “thank God we made it”. However, his Dad is still on holiday, so he hasn’t had his normal days at Daddy’s, so… Read More »

Perfect Homemade Millionaire Shortbread

I’m generally not too fussed about shortbread. Jo brought me a tin of those little dog ones (an affiliate link) once, which were, frankly, incredible. But, normal, plain shortbread biscuits, don’t appeal to me. So, what can you do to make them better? More exciting? More flavourful? You can add absolutely loads of sugar! I love… Read More »

The Non-Maternal Mother

I’m perhaps one of the least maternal women going. I do not like children. I never have. However, I always wanted my own. So, I am, perhaps, somewhat of a contradiction. I’m also quite fond of my own, this is, however, because I am raising them in my totally unmumsy way, so they’re not quite… Read More »

Easy Homemade Crumpets

I’m a massive fan of crumpets. They come in such tiny packets though, why is this? 9 last us about 6 minutes. They’re so lovely, and warming. We used to eat crumpets in sixth form at school (not just crumpets I might add…there were also kinder Buenos) and they bring back all kinds of lovely… Read More »