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Prosecco Teriyaki Sauce

Prosecco Teriyaki Sauce

Do you have Prosecco left in the fridge? Give this easy Teriyaki sauce a go! It marries beautifully with Salmon. Ingredients; 350ml Water 75ml Soy sauce 2tbsp Prosecco 4cm piece of Ginger, peeled and grated 80g Light brown sugar 2 cloves of garlic, crushed and finely chopped 1tbsp plain flour, mixed with a small amount [...]

Cranberry Sauce – The Easy Way

Cranberry Sauce – The Easy Way

So, we are 4 sleeps away until the big man arrives. We are all quite chilled here, the kids have been helping me out in the kitchen this afternoon. We’re having so much fun. Today we’ve made Cranberry sauce - it’s so easy, the kids actually did most of it. Of course, pick up a [...]

Rudolph the Red Nosed Cupcake

Rudolph the Red Nosed Cupcake

We absolutely loved making these cute little reindeer, so much so that I barely did anything - my little Miss did pretty much ALL the work! When I posted the pics, so many of you asked for the recipe...so, here it is. They are super-simple to make, and they taste absolutely delicious. You can also [...]

Christmas Tree Mini Pizzas

Christmas Tree Mini Pizzas

Ho Ho Ho....we had some neighbours round recently for Cheese and Mulled wine & the kids made these festive mini pizzas for their friends. They used cookie cutters for the bases. How cute do they look? Check out the link below for the quick no proving required pizza base: https://mumsinreallife.co.uk/?s=Scone+base Wishing you all a Merry [...]

Christmas Preparations – Bread Sauce

Christmas Preparations – Bread Sauce

Bread sauce really seems to divide opinion so love it or loathe it, here is a tasty recipe which can be made well ahead of Christmas Day and frozen until needed. As youngsters, my Mum always made Bread sauce from a packet mix, just adding milk. It became my little job to make on Christmas [...]

Could you buy your next item of clothing second hand?

Could you buy your next item of clothing second hand?

Not only could it save you money, but it could also help to save the environment. A letter popped through our front door last week. It was from our lovely next door neighbour, asking my children to help save the environment and to help her join in and spread the message to her friends, and [...]

Lower Back Pain? Go Back to Basics

Lower Back Pain? Go Back to Basics

So I'm sure you know I hurt my back in July, I've been bleating about it the whole summer. Instead of feeling sorry for myself (ok, as well as) I've been seeing the wonderful Anna the Osteopath, and she's taught me a few important things about exercise. Think about these next time you're working out [...]

Something For The Weekend – Banging Burgers

Something For The Weekend – Banging Burgers

Looking for something quick and easy to knock up this evening? Look no further than these Pork & Egg burgers. It’s been a busy week here at Mums In Real and as a result, I resorted to trying a food delivery company called Gousto. I wasn’t convinced as I like to make everything from scratch [...]

Throw Back Thursday – Breakfast Bircher Pots – Morning Hack

Throw Back Thursday –  Breakfast Bircher Pots – Morning Hack

For those of you who need to grab and go with your breakfast (snap!) I've been trying out breakfast pots, which you can make up the night before and grab from the fridge to eat whenever you get a sec on the train/bus/school run/at work. It's really healthy and simple, and will help stop you [...]