Jack recently had his first birthday, it was a wonderful day spent at the zoo with family. Lunch was brought from home by everyone and I also spent 5 hours making a cake for him… YES 5 hours!!! (more…)
Posts tagged ‘Cooking’
As per my previous post Ho ho ho 6 weeks to go.. Christmas for most this year will be a tight one. So I’m going to be posting over the next 5 days Homemade gift making ideas to help cut costs. These can be done by yourself or with children and it will really brighten up the receivers day to know you have gone to the trouble of actually making something rather than just buying it. (more…)
This year I am truly looking forward to Christmas.. It will be Jack’s first and he will be about 11 months old by then. It’s so far been very hard to not go overboard on presents for him as to be totally honest he will probably love the paper and boxes more than the actual gifts.
The one thing I am dreading is the cost of the whole thing this year, so a plan of attack needs to be put into place to cut costs, probably like most families out there – things are tight and a budget or some form of attack needs to be put into place…. Bah!…Humbug! (more…)