… and if your finances don’t — or won’t — stretch to hiring a cook (I wish, that would make my life so much more relaxing), the key tip to stop wasting fresh produce* is to make a meal plan. No, it’s not spontaneous, I’ve had friends smirk because it’s so boring, but as they […]
Some children refuse to drink plain water. The Child pretty much just hardly drank anything. I tried putting a piece of cut or crushed fruit into her drinking water to give it a little flavour. It helps that she loves fruit so much my teeny weeny white lie — about how she couldn’t reach the […]
Instead of buying silicone ice cube trays to make your own rainbow crayons (read: danger of the trays melting in the oven), go to a pound shop and buy silicone cake pop moulds. True, the resulting shape isn’t that interesting, but it isn’t going to melt on you.
I cannot believe it took me this long to make play dough. My sister posted a recipe months ago, but having to cook it turned me off (too lazy). The Child has shown mild interest in the stuff at groups and play dates, and we were stuck at home waiting for a delivery this morning […]
Years, years I’ve spent trying to stop my face from being SUPER-COMBINATION EVERYTHING MAKES IT EITHER TOO DRY OR OVER-OILY. I’m not a big make-up user, I am genetically-predisposed to milia, and I don’t have a lot of time or the inclination to spend money on face washes, toners, and moisturisers. For years, I used […]