Gnocchi bolognese with spinach
Gnocchi bolognese with spinach Ingredients : 500g mince (i used quorn, as i’m a vegetarian) 400g spinach 500g pack of gnocchi 2 tins of chopped tomatoes with herbs 125g mozzarella 1. Fry the mince in some oil, until soft. Tip in both tins of tomatoes. Fill one can up with water and add to the pan. Simmer for 20 minutes. …
Take Away Menu Organiser
Me and my husband love to have a cheeky takeaway, but the menu’s always seem to be scatted about in drawers and take ages to find. But a few months ago i came across the Takeaway Menu Organiser. which is great! In the front there is space to write all the telephone numbers you need and you favourite dishes. Then …
Kids Craft Box
Kids & Family
Over the summer holidays the kids have been drawing and painting lot’s of pictures. so much so that their craft stuff was ending up everywhere! So i decided to sort it all out. I brought a clear tub with a lid and placed everything inside. I put all the paper and card in a zip lock bag, all the glue’s, …
Serenity Saturday : 6
Welcome to serenity saturday!!!!!   Sorry there wasn’t a party last week, i’ve been really ill. Thankfully i’m ok now so i’ll be very busy catching up with everyones great blogs. There were lot’s of great link ups last time, and it was hard choicing which one to feature. But after at least an hour debating i finally chose two, so …
Lentil Bake
Lentil Bake Ingredients : 1 Large onion 2 carrots 400g can chopped tomatoes 2 veg stock cubes 400g can green lentils 950g sweet potatoes 2 tbsp thyme 25g butter 85g cheddar cheese makes approx. 4   ready in about 45 minutes,  531 cals,  17g fat ,  1. Heat oil in a pan and fry the onion until soft. Add the carrots and …
Serenity Saturday : 5
Welcome to the 5th week of Serenity Saturday. Thank you to everyoine who linked up last week. there were some great posts.  Shoregirl over at 2 love learning came up with this great idea of Book Bingo. a great way to get the kids reading! <a href=”” target=”_blank”><img src=”” alt=”Serenity you” /></a> Rules : you can link anything you want! only …
Film Review : Rango
Kids & Family
Rango I watched this on DVD yesterday with my 6 year old son and 21 month little girl. It’s about a pet chameleon that that comes across a little western town in the desert, where he is made sheriff and tries to make the town a better place. My little girl got fed up with it after about 10-15 minutes …
Serenity Saturday : 4
Welcome to Serenity Saturday! A place to add your link up to a craft, kids project, recipe, scrapbook idea or any other great ideas you have come up with!! Love this idea of a Book storage system over at meg and andy Rules : you can link anything you want! only rule is that you place my link button on …
Snack Box
Here’s another idea I found via pinterest, the original is Here and also another Here A snack box for the kids (and me!) I got different dried fruit, cranberries, cherries, strawberries and raisins and put them together in small self seal bags Then I just put them in a box where the kids can easily get to them. I also filled …
How to fold plastic bags
Here’s a great idea that I found over at A Lil Bird told me.. How to fold carrier bags into neat little triangles! I got all my plastic carrier bags out from under the kitchen sink where I normally just stick them inside each other a put them anywhere they will fit. And decided to do this great idea. I was sitting at …
Serenity Saturday : 3
just want to say sorry for this link up party being a day late, i’ve just been sooooo busy this weekend! thank you to everyone who linked up this week. But i have to say the blog post that caught my eye this week was At home with Mrs H about the London riots, and the other riots that took place …
Foto Friday : Water
Waterfall in a bowl Here is my first attempt at foto friday over at la-la’s home daycare. And this week is water. I’m rubbish at taking photo’s so please be nice 🙂
Serenity Saturday : 2
second week of serenity saturday. I have to say, last week was  bit of a dissapointment, only 3 entries and two of them were mine! LOLso here’s this weeks featured post:  Ocean Number Puzzles at Nurturing Naters so lets see what we get this week!
How to Make your Own I-Spy Sheets
I-spy colouring sheets are easy to make and great for keeping the kids busy when their bored. I found this great idea on pinterest, the original I-spy sheets idea is here All you have to do to make your own is go on google images and write in ‘outline clipart’. there’s loads to choose from, just save the image to …
5 a day books
I’ve started doing the 5 a day books, but my eldest who is 6 get’s fed up of reading the same 5 books a day, so i’ve just been reading him 2 a day and a choice of whatever he wants. And reading my 21 month old little girl 3 a day. Here are our books for this week.             …
Serenity Saturday : 1
great ideas
Welcome to my first Serenity Saturday! A place to add your link up to a craft, kids project, recipe, scrapbook idea or any other great ideas you have come up with!! Rules : you can link anything you want! only rule is that you place my link button on your post. My link button is to the right of this …
My Recipe Folder
I’ve got loads of cookbooks, magazines, printouts and bits of paper of recipes cluttering my kitchen cupboard up, so i decided to make a recipe folder of just my favourites. I brought a cheap A6 photo album and printed some recipes cards on paper from free printable. Then just wrote out all my favourites recipes and placed them in the album. …
21 Day Challenge : tupperware drawer
day 3 of the 21 Day Challenge is the tupperware cabinet. Well mine’s in a drawer, here it is : which as you can see also contains my torch, smoothie maker swirler thing, spare candles and my water jug for my iron. This to me is quite organized, so i just left it the way it is. XXX
21 Day Challenge : Desk
It’s been a few days since i started the 21 Day Challenge . okay, over a week. I’ve just been so busy recently. Day 2 of the challenge is the Desk. and my desk is ALWAYS messy! i hate it being like this and wish i was more organised with it. As i didn’t have much time i just did it very …
Summer Diary
When I was little I used to always make a summer diary and I’ve just got them all out of the attic! The things I used say! LOL. Anyway I thought that this might be a good thing to do with my eldest son, 6.  I only made a simple version as we didn’t have much time. I got 12 …
My Home Management Folder
On my way to organise my life and home I’ve decided to make an home management folder. i got the idea from Organized home and also most of the printable sheets. first of all i brought a plain black folder priced at £1.50, and some colourful dividers for £1.99 The first section in my folder is my calendar and schedule. I …
21 Day Challenge
I’m taking the  21 Day Challenge that was made by Toni over at A bowl full of lemons. The challenge is to organize one bit of your home at a time. And if your like me this can be hard because i want to have a lovely organized home but I’m a little bit of a hoarder. I like to save …
My first post!!
This is my very first post! so bare with me. I’m hoping that this blog with have information on healthy eating, recipes, kids crafts, money saving offers, great ideas, inspiration, all sorts really!! I’m a full time mum to 3 children aged 6, 1 and 6 months. money is tight, so I’m always on the look out for great offers, …