Milk Ladder Recipes | Malted Milk Biscuits

Inside: How to make malted milk biscuits for stage 1 of the milk ladder. It has been a good few years since I have had to do this (you can read all about my first experience of the milk ladder here) and I am a little out of touch. I thought I would share our journey through a series of …

Period pants explained

Inside: An introduction to period pants – what they are, how they work and everything else you need to know. I have written about my experience of period pants before and did so with an assumption that everyone would know what they were. But after I had a few messages from people asking what in the hell I was talking …

How to throw an awesome Harry Potter Party

Inside: How to throw an awesome Harry Potter party they won’t forget. Harry Potter is one of those stories that will forever be a phenomenon I think. I loved the books when they first came out and now, 22 years after the first book was published, my children are enjoying the stories too. I’d go as far as saying that …

Harry Potter Invisibility Cloak – Review

Inside: A review of the Harry Potter WOW! STUFF Invisibility Cloak We are massive Harry Potter fans in this house! I read all of the books years ago and have passed down my love of all things magical to the children. They have seen all of the movies and Grace has read all of the books. We can’t get enough! …

Getting ready for Autumn with Fatface

Inside: How to use two key pieces to create multiple looks this season. Dungarees and dress gifted from Fatface. Back in the day – the day being 2 years ago – I would have bought myself a whole new wardrobe for autumn. I’d have bought new jumpers, new jeans, new cardis, boots… you name it, I’d have treated myself. Why? …

Here are 7 simple and effective ways to stay positive

Inside: 7 simple and effective ways to help you stay positive each day. There are some days, the days where I’ve had little to no sleep, when everything seems to go wrong. We’ll have forgotten to do homework, the uniform isn’t clean, we are late for school and I forget I need to buy a present for yet another birthday …