Baking with kids – Pretzels

I always thought pretzels were hard to make for some reason, but apparently not only are they fun and relatively easy to make but are also a good kids recipe too. We often frequent the rather amazing German bakery near us, for giant, salted pretzels (and let’s not mention their fabulous cakes, I am on a health kick, or their really good gluten free […]

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Baking with kids – sour dough bread

My kids love baking and bread is something  we love to make and an activity that they enjoy and I find makes for a fun time in the kitchen. Sour dough bread uses a mixture of flour and water that has been left to “fester” as LSH so charmingly puts it, but actually it is […]

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Quick and easy gluten and dairy free Valentine’s Day cookies

This is the quickest and easiest recipe to make sugar cookies that you can decorate, if you are looking for something fun to do with the kids for Valentine’s Day. I converted a normal recipe using gluten free flour and dairy free spread. You can make this using normal flour and butter too. You will […]

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12 Days of Parenting – Christmas baking with kids…

Welcome to 12 Days of Parenting – A series of blog posts by a lovely group of bloggers, leading up to Christmas, with all sorts of themes, tips and ideas to survive the festive season with small children in to as well as some great sponsored posts and giveaways.   Jade, from Mummies Waiting shared […]

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Creative Kids – Bagels are actually easy to make…

Welcome to Creative Kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! 😉 I discovered something amazing this week. Bagels are actually really easy to make. My kids love them. We do eat traditional bagels with gluten based […]

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Creative Kids – Bunny Bread!

Welcome to Creative Kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! 😉 This week, we made some rather fabulous bread bunnies, perfect for Easter, and actually very easy and fun to make, and apparently tasty too. We […]

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Creative Kids – lets make cookies

 Welcome to creative kids. Mum is rubbish at crafts, but she likes to find other ways to encourage creativity, using imagination and having fun making things… No glitter allowed! 😉 This week’s creative kids, is a sweet, slightly sticky one. I was asked a few weeks ago if I would be able to come up […]

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