Cool Stuff

Here's a fun activity to try with the kiddies. All you need is a handful of skittles.   Use a flat (preferably white) plate and arrange the skittles in a ring around the periphery (of the flat part) of the plate.   Pour some water slowly into the centre...

This year my 4-year jumped on the Valentines Day bandwagon. She counts love hearts, flowers, chocolate and of course the colour red as some of her favourite things, so really, what is not to love about this day!?! Being a Dad to three very girly...

This recipe makes the most delicious, light, fluffy doughnuts. They come out quite irregular in shape and form and so half the fun is thinking up what your doughnut resembles! Last night Miss Four had a turtle and Miss Two an elephant. Ingredients: 125 grams cottage cheese 2...

Upon returning to Australia after living in North America for 2 years, I can safely say that I miss the shopping! I miss the variety and the bargains. One of my favourite shopping haunts for my daughter was crewcuts, by J-Crew. Full price shopping is...

Ricotta Gnocchi (serves 2-3) These light and fluffy ricotta gnocchi are super easy and delicious! Miss four calls them 'chips' which is testament to them being on top of the list of child friendly foods!   500g fresh ricotta 2/3 cup grated parmesan cheese 2 large eggs, beaten 1 tsp salt 1...