Autumn – Crafting with Kids

On our mornings walk home after dropping J at school today, we collected some leaves.  Both the kids love walking through fallen leaves and listening to the crunch and the rustle. Bunny in particular is a fan of collecting them. She last done so on a dog walk with a friend on Tuesday morning, they…

A new purpose

A new purpose for… The children’s paintings.  If your anything like me and you don’t like to throw out the copious amounts of paintings/ drawings you get from your children but you have so many you kinda need to start disposing of some… Then this is for you. My mother in law has been on…

My Nannas birthday cake.

Here is the first cake of 2016 that I made for my lovely Nanna.          It is a 3 layer vanilla sponge cake with Raspberry Jam and Vanilla Buttercream.  The sponge recipe I used you can find here. I baked 2 in 9″ round 3″ deep cake tins. This makes 4 layers but I only…