Although Maryport has the reputation and nick name of “Scaryport” I must say I love it there. I love walking along the sea front, doubling back on ourselves up the hill and walking through the old town square. The houses are all painted in the most gorgeous bright pastel colours. They are huge and full … More Day out in Maryport
Today is one of the hottest days in Cumbria this year and I happen to have a lot of ripe bananas in my fruit bowl. So what better day than today to give making Banana ice-cream a go. Ingredients: Bananas Milk Yes that is writing on my banana’s. #kids #surprisesformummyareeverywhere Method: Chop up 4 ripe … More Home made Banana ice-cream recipe
Yet again another surprising EASY recipe to make! Ingredients 5 Eggs 125g Room temperature butter 3/4th Cup of sugar 3 Lemons Sterilised jar(s) Method Separate 5 egg yolks into a pan (try to remove as much of the white as you can,) add sugar and whisk. Once combined add in cubed butter on a … More easy peasy lemon squeezy lemon curd recipe
When I walk into a house and it smells of deliciously fresh bread I think to myself damnnnn someone has been playing Martha Stewart! AKA I’m impressed. I learnt a little secret today and I’m willing to share it with you… making bread isn’t all that hard at all! Seriously it takes minutes! (At least … More 4 ingredient bread! EASY!!
Sometimes when we want to eat out we end up at Mcdonald’s. Who doesn’t? It’s so easy, and tasty! Nothing is as good as some salty McDonald fries! However the price soon adds up! For us all to eat at mcdonald’s it costs roughly £20. My new discovery… MORRISONS CAFE costs us £11! £11!!!!! This … More Eating out as a family – kids eat free!
Being a Canadian living in the UK just got that much better. Do you know why? Any guesses?… No its not because we had snowflakes and its nearly May! No its not because I just found out there are actual ice hockey games I can go and watch if I fancy. It’s because… TIM frickin … More A very Canadian post.
This recipe has been with my family for years. Heres a picture of my Mum and me making this exact recipe 20 something years ago! Right let’s get right into things. Here is what you will need: 150g Caster sugar (any sugar will work fine) 192g Flour 113g Butter (unsalted) Pinch of salt 1 … More My favourite Banana muffin recipe.
I wanted to do some easter baking with the kids. This is such an easy treat to make with little helping hands! Here is what you will need: Corn flakes – could use any cereal really… Mini eggs – the more the better in my opinion 😉 cupcake liners 100g chocolate 50g butter 3tbsp of … More Easter baking with the kids.
So since freezer meals/ meal prepping has hit the internet like a crazy I thought what the heck why not join in on this frenzy and give it a go. So I searched the internet for a good couple hours finding the perfect recipes that my family and I would enjoy. This is what I … More EASY Freezer meals – slow cooker
As most, if not all of you are aware yesterday was pancake day. Only one of the best English traditions! To me pancakes should NEVER be savoury, but then again I am kinda all about the sweet stuff… Growing up in Canada I was used to those super thick fluffy “American” style pancakes. Yuckkkkkkie. They … More Pancake day/Shrove Tuesday.