Is it Autumn already?

I realise it is still only August but the past few evenings have been rather chilly, I’m even wearing wooly socks right now, but all this cooler weather has made me start to think about autumn / fall knitting. I was good and kept to my promise of checking my stash first and I’ve pulled[…]

Jam tarts

Another great recipe for making with your children, jam tarts are simple and tasty. These tarts are made with a basic pastry, don’t worry about chilling the pastry before rolling out, just don’t over handle it.  Any jam will work, just use whatever you have in the fridge/cupboard.  This recipe will make approx 15 tarts[…]

Chocolate oaties

These are great biscuits to make with your kids, it’s a simple recipe and it really doesn’t matter what they look like. They’re also an excellent energy food, perfect for lunchboxes. This recipe will make approx 16 – 20 biscuits depending on how big you want them. Ingredients: 110g butter, softened 110g light brown sugar[…]