18 Posts

  • Chewy Gooey cookies

    Jane Louise 25th July 2018

    Here’s the recipe for the cookies that the boys made this week. They turned out chewy and gooey. Super easy and only took 10 minutes to cook. INGEDIENTS 125g Stork butter  115g Brown sugar  110g Caster Sugar 1 medium egg 220g Self Raising Flour Your choice of topping (we like choc chunks, m&m’s, mini eggs, pecan nuts) METHOD 1. Preheat oven to 200 (180 fan or gas mark 4) and line two…

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  • My Home-made facial oil

    Jane Louise 2nd July 2018

    Hey friends. Slowly, slowly I’m getting hooked on everything natural and chemical free. A few weeks ago I made my own facial oil. It literally took me minutes and cost so much less than some I’ve considered buying from high end beauty counters. I read some of the ingredients on other facial oils and thought ‘I have that’ and got to putting together my own version without any of the…

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  • Granola Bars

    Granola Bar Recipe

    Jane Louise 25th February 2018

    These super easy to make Granola Bars are always a big hit in our house. Make them your own by adding in your favourite ingredients as shown. Ingredients 2 cups oats 1 cup rice crispy cereal 1/2 cup of you choice of nuts/seeds/dried fruit (depending on the type of bar you want to make) 1/4 cup butter 1/4 cup honey 1/2 cup brown sugar 1/2 tsp salt Topping (optional) 1…

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  • What to pack for a ski/snowboard trip

    Jane Louise 18th February 2018

    The most exciting time of the year for me is heading to the snow. We are off to Avoriaz in March with the family and I cannot wait. I’ve been snowboarding for many years, I worked on ski resorts in my twenties and met my lovely hubs when I was learning to snowboard at our local dry ski slope. Back then we partied a lot, snowboarding all day and hanging…

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  • Healthy Tomato Soup

    Jane Louise 29th January 2018

    Another super quick and easy soup recipe. Full of heathy ingredients and easy to transport in a flask to work or out for the day. If you’re following slimming world or weight watchers it’s a zero on both plans. Ingredients 2 punnets of cherry tomatoes 1 small onion 1 small carrot a squeeze of tomato purée 1 garlic clove 1 veg stock cube dash of milk Salt Pepper Method Put…

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  • Ben’s 8th Birthday 

    Jane Louise 8th July 2017

    The happiest of Birthdays to my 8 year old boy. How did this happen? I’m mean he’s 8?! 8 years ago we brought this little bundle home and placed him in his car seat in our front room and just looked at each other and him in turn. Everything changed in that moment. We were responsible for him. He just made us a family. We made him. This perfect little…

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