Category Archives: Baking with Kids

Cup cake Christmas Tree

Not that my kids and I ever need an excuse to bake cupcakes or eat them (my daughter loves cupcakes) but just in case you need an excuse in the festive season here is our cupcake Christmas Tree. Just use … Continue reading

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Baking Shortbread biscuits with the kids

Pink has been reading the Katie in Scotland book recently and wanted to make some shortbread biscuits like they eat in the book.   Lucky for me my mom had a lovely recipe for shortbread biscuits so a rainy morning inside … Continue reading

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The Scarecrow’s wedding and scarecrow cookies

We bought a new addition to our mini Julia Donaldson library last week – The Scarecrow’s Wedding (affiliate link).  We all love it.  Pink thinks that Harry and Betty (the 2 main characters) are lovely and gentle so I could … Continue reading

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Banana Muffins

Before I had my kids I was very good about following a low GI (Glycaemic Index) diet but then motherhood and all that came with it hit and my good habbits melted away.  I am trying to get back into … Continue reading

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Christmas Tree Cakes

Yes I know if it very early to start doing Christmas activities but over the weekend Pink slammed two of her fingers in the bedroom door and she asked if we could make these and well how could I not … Continue reading

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Baking Crunchies

It is true when they say that your sense can trigger a memory.  Today the kids and I baked some crunchies,  as soon as I took a bite I was back in my mom’s kitchen in South Africa.  I asked … Continue reading

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Baking cookies with kiddies

We love baking in our house, my kids run to the kitchen as soon as I ask if they want to bake.  We have some family favourite recipes that we make a lot but we also like trying new things.  … Continue reading

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