Pasta Meatballs and a Simple Puttanesca Sauce by The Twinkle Diaries – Parenting Twins Article

‘The #SimpleBalancedMeals #CookingatHome campaign is sponsored by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) and Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) – the English, Welsh and Scottish levy bodies that between them cover all food groups in a healthy balanced diet.’ Do you have a favourite simple and balanced meal? One that you can create (practically in your sleep) with no recipe, using mainly store-cupboard ingredients at home?! Mine is pasta and meatballs with…

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Crafts To Do While Quarantined – Single Mum, Parents Article

Are you having trouble staying productive during the quarantine? Is it getting harder and harder to find projects to keep yourself (and your kids) occupied and focused? Do you need something to keep you all busy? Here are a few ideas for crafts to do while quarantined. These projects will keep your mind and hands busy, and when this is all over … you’ll have something great to show for it! Wouldn’t it be fun to have something you can…

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Sea Salt Chocolate Chunk Skillet Cookie – Single Mum, Parents Article

Sea Salt Chocolate Chunk Skillet Cookie – Jays Sweet N Sour Life We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.OkRead more This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by Jay’s Sweet N Sour Life Read Full Parenting Article

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Skillet Sugar Cookie – Jays Sweet N Sour Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

Bake up something special for your family’s next dessert with my Skillet Sugar Cookie. This easy sugar cookie recipe includes ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen. I set out to make the best BJ’s Brewhouse Sugar Cookie Pizookie copycat recipe, and I honestly think I nailed it with this buttery and downright delicious pizookie. Browned Butter Brown Butter has been my secret ingredient in almost all of my recipes lately if you haven’t tried it than your seriously…

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Easy Gluten Free Chocolate Banana Muffins by The Twinkle Diaries – Parenting Twins Article

Hands up who has a couple of blackened bananas left in the bowl every couple of weeks!? I tend to keep a few back now because I love this recipe so much. I adapted it from a non gluten free Nigella one — this is my own version of easy gluten free chocolate banana muffins. I’m not a fan of banana bread but I really LOVE these. Mega simple to make, the hardest thing about them is spooning the mixture…

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Shortbread Biscuits with Edible Flowers by The Twinkle Diaries – Parenting Twins Article

I created this recipe for shortbread biscuits with edible flowers a couple of years ago but (given the current situation with the Corona-Virus outbreak) as people looking for lovely things to do at the moment, I thought it would be a nice thing to share again. You can buy edible flowers online but also — if you have a garden or allotment — you can grow your own. You may even already have some growing! Find a list of the…

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Baked Vanilla Donuts – Jays Sweet N Sour Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

Baked Vanilla Donuts – Jays Sweet N Sour Life We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.OkRead more This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by Jay’s Sweet N Sour Life Read Full Parenting Article

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Homemade Restaurant Quality Korean Beef With Mushrooms and Broccoli Recipe — Delicious, Easy, Gluten Free, Paleo Friendly, Allergy Friendly – Parents Article

My favorite food to make is my own riffs off of restaurant meals. This goes way up there. I haven’t been eating so well lately, because I’ve been busy, and today I felt the need for a really good home cooked meal that would nourish my body as well as my soul. I headed to the supermarket knowing exactly what I would be making- beef with broccoli, but then as soon as I saw the mushrooms I decided to add…

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Browned Butter M&M Blondies | Valentines Day – Single Mum, Parents Article

Browned Butter M&M Blondies | Valentines Day – Jays Sweet N Sour Life We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue to use this site we will assume that you are happy with it.OkRead more This is only a snippet of a Single Mum Parents Article written by Jay’s Sweet N Sour Life Read Full Parenting Article

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Teaching Kids to Respect Other Cultures Starts With Understanding Your Own – Foster Parents Article

I remember being about nine years old the first time I realized my family culture was different from the culture I was growing up in. My mom had bought a boxed set of cassette tapes of “The News from Lake Wobegon” from a library book sale. As I listened to Garrison Keillor describe life in the midwest, my life started to make just a little more sense. I was a girl growing up in California being raised by a mother…

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