Lip-Smacking Lockdown Lemonade

Lip-Smacking Lockdown Lemonade

So, during these worrying of times, we’re back with a lip-smacking bang to keep the kids thirst kept at bay. This really is a treat in our house, not for the every day but a recipe the children love to make on sunny days. Inspired by Allegra McEvedy who has written a cookbook inspired by [...]

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 [...]

Demelza *Halloween Competition Time* Win 7 Tickets

Demelza *Halloween Competition Time* Win 7 Tickets

Looking for things to do in Half Term? We have two adult tickets, and five children's tickets to give away to the Demelza Hospice Care For Children Rochester Pumpkin Hunt on 24th October. All you have to do is go to our Facebook page https://m.facebook.com/mumsinreallife/?ref=bookmarks like and share this post, and tag a friend below [...]

Fab and Easy Easter Tree

Fab and Easy Easter Tree

For as long as I can remember, I've meant to make an Easter tree. They are so pretty, and I've been desperate to make one, but things (aka work) always get in the way. Well not this year! It's such a great activity to do with the children - the most fun bit is collecting [...]

Stuffed Pancakes

If you're not sick of Pancakes by now, I recommend giving this recipe a go if you fancy trying something a bit different! Now with this one, you can have the filling of your choice. I opted for mince and spinach as this is what I had to hand. I browned off the mince (no [...]

Pancake Day

12 mini PancakesStrawberries, chocolate & Basil So, it’s Shrove Tuesday. Up until about an hour ago, I hadn’t made the connection. Despite the fact I’m heading off to watch Pancake Races in about half an hour! Doh...! I’ve quickly knocked up a batch of mini pancakes which I can reheat when the kids get home. [...]

Greek Night

So, with word that Storm Freya was hitting us this weekend, we headed over to Tahlias’ and Co for a Greek night. Having taken inspiration from Pinterest, Tahlia cooked up a storm! We were greeted with a 7 layer hummus dip, served with mini Pitta breads. The house was a cacophony, one room blasting out [...]