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 [...]

Breakfast Cups Of Goodness To Kick Start The Day

Breakfast Cups Of Goodness To Kick Start The Day

I've been trialling out some new recipes recently with the help of Izy Hossacks, and I have to say I love these little breakfast cups. What's great about these cups of food is that they can be prepped the night before, then completed and microwaved the following morning. They are super healthy and have been [...]

Top Tips For Sleeping In A Heatwave

Top Tips For Sleeping In A Heatwave

As we brace ourselves here in the UK for a hot days, we are getting the paddling pool prepared, water squirters are at the ready, drinks are in the freezer, sun cream is applied....let the fun commence!! We don’t often experience heatwaves here, but when we do it can really change our sleeping patterns. We [...]

Let’s Talk Prosecco

Let’s Talk Prosecco

Here at Mums In Real Life we love a good hack, and yesterday we were introduced to this one. How this has escaped us so far, we don't know! Have you ever opened a bottle of fizz only for it to go flat once back in the fridge? We have, but no longer! Simply place [...]

Don’t let the Great British Weather ruin your washing!

Don’t let the Great British Weather ruin your washing!

Ever put the washing out in glorious sunshine and an hour later it's chucking it down? Go to work and come home to soaked washing falling off the line? You and me both. Isn't it the most annoying thing in the world. EVER. Well, this is a really simple hack and it works. You know [...]

Wow! Who Knew About This Egg Hack?

Everyone loves a hack, right? We were super excited to find out about this cool tip for separating eggs. We've tried it ourselves and it really works. Take a look!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1TbRLtuZ1Q Hope it makes your life just that teeny bit easier!

Easy-peezy Lemon Squeezy

Easy-peezy Lemon Squeezy

Here's a handy tip from my lovely Mum (thanks Mum!) on how to juice a lemon. Whenever you need lemon in a recipe, isn't it always a pain? Trying to stop the pips going in to the bowl, whilst getting all the lemon juice out is a pain! Yes, I could buy a lemon juicer, [...]

Nurturing Independence: It’s Harder Than It Seems

Nurturing Independence: It’s Harder Than It Seems

So, we're nearing the end of term and my middle baby, Pip is excitedly preparing for a residential trip tomorrow. I've done my stuff, rustled up the kit list and bought a few surprise snacks to stash away when we're packing. Trouble is, I'm not sure I'm ready for it. Three days away from home, [...]

Sleep Meditation for Children transformed our bedtimes!

Sleep Meditation for Children transformed our bedtimes!

I wanted to share this with you, because I've been so amazed at the results. Set the scene, three children to juggle at bedtime. Each has a 15 minute cuddle and story. Smallest Little, out like a light within 5 mins. Next, Middle Little - 15 minutes cuddle, story...moans for more time...asks for water/wee/hair up/ [...]

Free Easter Holiday Activities For All Of The Family To Enjoy

Free Easter Holiday Activities For All Of The Family To Enjoy

School holidays, whilst fun, can be financially stressful for many people. I myself have squandered away a small fortune so far this week at the cinema, soft play, lunch out etc. But it doesn't have to be that way. The truth is for my little family, whilst we all love a fantastic experience, we just [...]