Christmas, Let's chat, Life

100 Days to Christmas!

Can you believe it? Sounds crazy! Where has the year gone? But then again, it is still only September with a lot to look forward to before the year is out, but while driving to work today I heard one of the Talk Show hosts say it is 100 days to Christmas! My heart nearly… Continue reading 100 Days to Christmas!

Baking, Tips

How to safely remove a cake from it’s tin

Ever had one of those moments when the cake just won't come out of the tin? Or you flip it over and it falls apart? Follow these easy tips and it's sure to come out perfectly, provided you greased and lined the tin in the first place...

Book Reviews, Kids

Book Review: The Island of Beyond

We stumbled upon this book at our local library. From the look of it, it was a brand new addition to the library and although the title didn't grab my son's attention, the picture on the front of two boys standing staring into a fire certainly did. We were captivated. Our shared reading sessions made… Continue reading Book Review: The Island of Beyond