Easy Chocolate Pastry Swirls

I made these a few weeks back when my son was asking for chocolate cake but I didn’t have the ingredients for cake. It is probably the most simple recipe I will ever put on here! It takes only minutes to prepare and not much longer to bake! Serve warm with ice cream for the perfect…

Henry the Hula Hooping Hippo

You may have noticed that I have been neglecting my blog this past month. Well this has been down to me publishing a children’s picture book.  The book is called Henry the Hula Hooping Hippo. It is about a hippopotamus that needs to find the courage to do something that he loves. It is the…

Little Green Fingers Workshop – My First Veg Patch

Pugh’s Garden Village Little Green Fingers Workshop My First Veg Patch   We were very lucky to be invited back to Pugh’s Garden Village to experience another wonderful workshop. This time the workshop was to show children how to grow their own vegetables. They now have a wonderful new woodland lodge where they are able…

Edible Space Dust

My favourite treat has got to be sherbet. I wanted to come up with a fun and tasty party treat that my son would love, and calling it space dust makes it sound more fun. It is very simple to make and children of all ages can get involved. I have also made my first…

How To Make A Weather Wheel

These past few months we have seen some really wild weather all over the U.K. My partner and I have realised that in Wales we seem to have two seasons, Winter and Summer. It was snowing two weeks ago then last week I was getting burned just sitting in my garden. I am trying to…

Llyn LLech Owain

This is a beautiful lake and woodland located near Cross hands in Carmarthenshire. This is a place that we visit quite regularly as it is incredibly beautiful and you can make up the most imaginative stories. We have pretended that we are hiding from a sleeping dinosaur (A large log covered in moss), looked for…

Meringue Nests – Lemon and Orange Flavoured

Last week I showed you how to make Mini Lemon Meringues but this week I have changed the recipe slightly to make them suitable for Easter! When making the meringues make each flavour separately. So make up one batch of the meringue mixture and use one flavour, whilst that is baking make up a new batch…

Mini Lemon Meringues 

Everyone who reads my blog has probably realises I love lemons, either to eat or for beauty treatments. Spring is fast approaching, although the weather still thinks it is winter! For Spring I love to use the colour yellow as it makes me think of daffodils, daisy’s and dandelions. So these little lemon meringues are…

All Natural and Organic Coconut Oil and Lemon Moisturiser

Since having my daughter 11 months ago, my skin has been awful. It is oily, dry and very spotty. I have been using all kinds of treatment to try and cure it. After speaking to a friend I have decided to create my own moisturiser that is completely natural and doesn’t contain any of those ingredients that…

How To Make It Rain

The water cycle is a subject that we all learn about in primary school. I will talk more about this on my next weather activity post. This rain activity basically shows children that when water droplets grow heavy enough, gravity pulls them down and they become rain drops. It is so simple to set up…

Rose and Lavender Body Scrub

Do you use a body scrub or face wash that has tiny little balls in? These are called microbeads and are actually made of plastic. They are incredibly harmful for the environment and are now found in different coastal habitats all around the round. If you would like to read further into this then please…

Easter Bark

This Easter I am on a strict diet due to my wedding next year. So making these Easter treats to share with you all has been very hard. I am giving all of my treats away to friends after I have tasted them. This particular treat was so good I really struggled to put it in…