How trying to channel Martha Stewart was a failure


I have two boys; my eldest is six, and takes birthdays very seriously.

Months before his actual birthday, there are discussions involving themes for the party, the type of cake he would like, and who he would like to invite. For his birthday this year, he would like me to make his cake in the shape of the millennium falcon from Star Wars… Let’s see if that works out, particularly when I reflect on my other attempts at birthday cake creations. Continue reading


Feeling like Supermum


supermumSample products were provided for me to review, but all opinions are my own.

My six year old is a fussy eater. Always has been. Every day is a struggle to get him to eat without whinging about something or other. Check out my previous post about dinner time if you want to understand my level of frustration 🙂 Add to that trying to make his lunchbox for school interesting, and some days I just want to pull my hair out. Continue reading