McCain Home Chips challenge!

I have to be totally honest and say that I have never cooked frozen chips at home before.  I do cook homemade potato wedges but Monkey is very funny with potato and refuses to eat them – think it’s the skin! So I was amazed the first time I took… Continue reading »

#schwartz2in1 What’s For Dinner Tonight?

This post is an entry for BritMums ‘What’s for Dinner Tonight?’ sponsored by Schwartz – sign up to get your free sample here I always like to try new things so when BritMums told me about the new 2in1 range of recipe mixes from Schwartz and asked if I fancied… Continue reading »

Olly the Little White Van – Catch Me if You Can DVD review

My 3 and half-year old son loves Olly the Little White Van and his adventures, so we were really excited to receive a copy of the Catch Me if You Can DVD last week. Olly is a cheerful little white van who loves helping his friends, he doesn’t always get… Continue reading »

TeaIndia – a new taste of tea for me

I received a lovely little sample package from TeaIndia a few days ago. I noticed their Facebook page in the week, and they offer some teas that I have never tried before so I requested the samples which have now arrived.  I know that you should never judge anything by… Continue reading »

Talking Tips for Kids

As regular readers will know, Monkey’s speech was delayed, it caused some anxiety for me at the time, and lots of frustration for him.  At 2 years of age the expected level is to be able to have a 50 word vocabulary and be able to put 3-5 words together. … Continue reading »

Baking with tea? Seriously I have …..

Baking with tea?  Yes, seriously, I have tried it today, all thanks to a request from the lovely people at teapigs.  You may remember my Iced Tea post from a few weeks ago, when I received a variety of teas from teapigs.  I tried a couple of different Iced Teas… Continue reading »