Family Magic from Tesco

The Extraordinary Emily and Tiny Tomini

In the run up to Easter when the children have broken up from school for the Easter holidays, the last thing you want to do is drag the kids round the supermarket while you do your weekly shop. You end up buying extra things you don't really need or want to spend money; on or in order to make the experience less painful, you end up rushing round … [Read more...]

Chocolate Brownies with Mini Eggs

Chocolate Brownie with Mini Eggs

We love Mini Eggs and every Easter we try and find different recipes that we can include them in. Last year we made some Easter Cookies which contained Mini Eggs and then a few weeks ago we made some Fudge with Mini Eggs which was delicious! But now we've gone a step further and taken chocolate to the max! This is a chocoholics dream, Chocolate … [Read more...]

April Showcase – Easter Fun

Personalised Bee Egg Cosy

Our April Showcase is themed Easter Fun. I do hope you get some inspiration for some lovely Easter gifts and treats :) Egg Cup and Cosy £15 Available from Zoe Corney www.zoecorney.com £2 Available from Steph's Special Deliveries www.facebook.com/stephs.special.deliveries  £7.95 Available from Hats my … [Read more...]

How to make Pom Pom Easter Chicks

How To Make Pom Pom Easter Chicks

Following on from last year's popular cress egg heads, this year we thought it would be fun to try a different Easter craft and make some Easter chicks. These cute little chicks made from pom-poms are easy to make and the children will love them. All you need to do is make a simple pom pom using yellow wool and stick on some googly eyes and a … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter and Chocolate Mini Egg Fudge

Peanut Butter and Mini Egg Fudge

A simple recipe that is super yummy and the addition of mini eggs makes it a perfect Easter treat! Would hate to work out the calorie content though!     Ingredients 1 tin of condensed milk (397g) 150 ml semi skimmed milk 115g unsalted butter 450g demerara sugar 2 table spoons smooth peanut butter (you can always … [Read more...]

Easter ‘Egg Heads’ – A Fun Activity To Make With Children

Eggs

This is a really fun activity you can do with children of all ages.   For this craft I've used duck eggs as they are slightly larger than hens eggs. They are also white in colour which is great for decorating and tend not to have any stamps on them. They are available at farm shops and markets and even in some large supermarkets. … [Read more...]

Easter Cookies

Easter Cookies

A simple cookie recipe that makes soft yummy cookies that all the family will enjoy! Great fun for the kids to join in and make too :)   Makes 12 Large Cookies 250g plain flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 150g unsalted butter, melted 200g Demerara sugar 100g caster sugar 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 2 eggs 1 bag … [Read more...]

Easter Treats – March Showcase

Bunny egg cups

Our March Showcase is Easter treats! We hope you find some inspiration for your Easter fun and celebrations! £8.50 Available from Laura Lee Designs www.lauraleedesigns.co.uk  £41 Available from Dorothy & Theodore www.dorothyandtheodore.com   Prices from £4.50 Available from Everyday … [Read more...]