No Junk, Stress-free Birthday Parties with Organix

I love a birthday party! Now I won’t lie to you: my children’s birthday parties are in no way the kind of parties that would end up in a lifestyle … [Read more...]

A Build-a-Bear Party at Brent Cross

Have you ever been to a Build-a-Bear workshop? Until a couple of weeks ago, I had resisted the urge to take my children to a bear-stuffing session. Of … [Read more...]

No-Bake Vanilla Cheesecake – a ‘Free From’ Recipe!

When I first saw a picture of a no-bake ‘freakshake' vanilla cheesecake on the front cover of Olive magazine (September edition), I knew I would have … [Read more...]

Triple Chocolate Muffins (Free From Wheat, Eggs & Nuts)

Yesterday was a busy day. As busy as days get, I guess. It started with breakfast (not too out of the ordinary), the builders coming in, getting the … [Read more...]

What Food do You Serve at a ‘Free From’ Party?

Twenty-eight of us squeezed into our home for Jumpy's second birthday party this week. I would lie if I said I did not find it stressful to make all … [Read more...]

Planning a Halloween Party with Children

If you measure how well a party went by the state of your house once everyone has left, I can safely say that Jumpy’s second birthday party was a … [Read more...]

A Despicable (Me) & Minion Party

My friend Loraine's little boy and Beanie were born hours apart. They look so similar we casually call them "the twins". They are such good friends … [Read more...]

How to Make a Minion Piñata (Despicable Me)

Beanie turned four on Tuesday. By 8 a.m., straight after blowing the candles on her bowl of birthday porridge, she had already decided it was the best … [Read more...]

Star Wars Birthday Party

I am still struggling to come over the fact Crevette is six years old already! It feels like yesterday we took our little bundle home to my mum and … [Read more...]

French Party – the Invitations

For his fifth birthday party, my little man decided to have a French theme, and we had the party on Bastille Day (14th of July). It made me rather … [Read more...]