This slow cooked garlic and honey chicken recipe is my new go to slow cooker dish. So easy to do and makes a wonderful dish for the whole family (yes, the kids lap it up faster than us!). Bursting with Asian flavours the key to this is not to over cook in, you'll only need about 3-4hrs on low in the crock pot so don't leave it on all day or your chicken will dry out.
Last weeks meal plan went to pot a little. Well a lot! We ended up with a Chinese takeaway after the girls birthday parties and the weekend was a bit of a write off but I survived the birthday week so we'll deem it a success!
This week I have my Mum's hen weekend so only a few days to plan then leave Husband to his own devices with the kids.
This little monkey turned 7 this week. Super proud of my biggest little one. Happy Birthday Little E.
Preparing your garden as early as possible not only gives you a head start on your Spring gardening but reaps benefits throughout the whole year. These top tips can help you focus on tackling your garden early so it'll already look it's best when the season changes next month and you'll feel less pressured and rushed when the weeds kick in!
Two birthdays down, 3 parties to go. This week is going to be another busy one but we'll make it through and I'll come out the other end and breathe for another 52 weeks! This week we are eating on the fly and celebrating
The average Brit spends around £2000 on coffee in cafes and high street shops every year showing how the drink has become a much-loved addition to our diets. Tired mums often need a little boost to start the day and a morning coffee can really become part of your routine. Here are some ways to enjoy your treat in a healthy way and without breaking your diet.
February is whizzing by. Last week the slow cooked honey garlic chicken was unbelievably good. I had to close my eyes at how much honey went in but oh my it was worth it. The kids loved it to so it will definitely be featuring on our menu again and I'll blog the recipe.
This week is a mad one and the lead up to my week of birthday madness starting on 18th where both my kids, my husband, Mum and Dad all celebrate their birthdays within 5 days. Yes, really! Plus we have lots of events so I'm trying to keep to the plan where I can!
Being fashionable while raising little ones takes effort. Not only do you have less time for yourself but babies tend to grab, tub and pull on all our favourite jewellery. But you can still be stylish with baby friendly jewellery which is made from super safe silicone safe for baby literally chew on it to help teething troubles. They are also super strong to ensure they won't break when baby is twiddling during feeding. Sounds like a winner all round! I am giving away this beautiful teething necklace from Nibbling to one lucky winner to keep for themselves or to give as the perfect Baby Shower gift.
Picking the right gift for baby showers is so much fun. I love to make special hampers for baby showers mixing just the right combination of gifts for baby and mum. You can display your gifts in a hamper padded out with bubble wrap and tissue paper so the presents can all be seen or you can cover a box with pretty paper and washi tape and pop all the gifts inside for a big reveal. Here's my guide to the ultimate baby shower hamper gifts to guarantee smiles from mums-to-be.
Artist, Baker and Blogger. Mum to my two beautiful, cheeky girls. Muddling my way through parenthood with equally cheeky Husband.