It's the run up to Valentine's Day and I'm excited about all the crafts I have up my sleeve for little Bee to enjoy. I have a list of things we did last year as well as a few pins saved on Pinterest. Valentines are some of my favourite crafts and I love all the … Continue reading Valentines Day Activities
I'm always on the lookout for new and exciting recipes to cook for little Bee, whether it be breakfast, lunch, dinner or snack ideas I always have my eyes peeled. As I've mentioned before he has an egg and dairy allergy and therefore I need to look for specific recipes or adapt them to his … Continue reading Our 10 favourite dairy and egg free breakfast recipes.
Shapes are one of the earliest mathematical skills that kids learn about and there are a whole load of fun and interesting games and activities out there on the Internet. We've been looking at shapes a lot recently and we've done a few fun activities. A lot of the shape activities I found can be … Continue reading Learning shapes
I've been asking Little Bee to help in the kitchen a lot more recently and he loves it. Whether it's getting items out the fridge for me or baking biscuits, he gets really involved and seems to really enjoy it. This is what I get him involved in: 1. Getting milk, butter, cheese and other … Continue reading Little hands helping in the kitchen
I made fossil shortbread for a movie night recently and they are super simple to make and tasty too. I don't usually use refined sugar in cooking and baking but I feel its OK to have a little now and again. Fun for a movie night or themed activities too. Ingredients 50g … Continue reading Fossil Shortbread
Wow!! What a day we had today! Little Bee turns 2 on Monday so we had a small get together with all his little friends and some of the family. WELL.... Its safe to say they had a ball! We decided to have a digger/construction theme party because Little Bee is obsessed with diggers, trucks, … Continue reading Little Bee turns 2!
Yoghurt & strawberry crunch This is a super simple pudding to put together in just a few minutes. Bash up small biscuits (we used Nairns Astro bites) put a small handful of strawberries in a bowl with a tea spoon of honey and mash with a fork. layer yoghurt (we used soy) in the bottom of … Continue reading Quick Puddings
These oat bars are easy, delicious and healthy. They're dairy free, refined sugar free and we also made them gluten free using gluten free oats. Little Bee loves them so we'll be making them again soon. *We used these puffs but Rice Krispies would also work. Flourishing little mind x
At the weekend we went fruit picking to a farm not far from our house. Daddy Bee found a lovely place through word of mouth and a little research, we discovered Craigies farm after a short drive just past South Queensferery. When we arrived at the farm we headed straight for the cafe as little Bee had … Continue reading Fruit picking at Craigies farm
This hummus is a favourite in our house, it's super quick, easy and I often whiz some up if I'm looking for something nutritious and tasty for a snack. Its dairy and egg free too! This is one of those 'throw everything into the blender' recipes, so it can be thrown together if your short … Continue reading carrot and orange hummus