Wedding decoration DIY- part 1

We had our wedding at the farm so it seemed only fitting to do a lot of the decoration ourself. From the table plan, to flower decorations, signs and the Tipi decoration, it was all hands on deck.  As we planned well in advance I used the summer to pull things together and then friends … Continue reading Wedding decoration DIY- part 1

Rock cakes

A great classic one bowl recipe that you can chuck a variety of ingredients in and they still taste great. Especially yummy if you have them warm straight from the oven when you come in from the cold weather outside. Ingredients: 225g self-raising flour 125g unsalted butter 75g castor sugar 1 tsp baking powder 1 … Continue reading Rock cakes

Out n About- Nipper

As a first-time mum I found the most overwhelming thing to buy was a pram. I visited Mammas and Pappas, Kiddi Care and Mothercare looking at different makes and models. After several trips, pushing prams up and down, folding them, testing the brakes and hearing the various opinions of many sales people across the stores … Continue reading Out n About- Nipper

The day I became a farmer’s wife- part 1

On the 16th September- I officially became a farmer's wife. We were getting married in my local village before heading back to a farm field for a DIY rustic style wedding in a Tipi. We had organised everything ourselves and tried to do as much as possible to save some money as well as making everything more … Continue reading The day I became a farmer’s wife- part 1

Good old Butterfly Cakes

Who doesn't love a butterfly cake! Easy to make, really tasty and enough for everyone unless you make them supersized for farmers! Ingredients: Sponge: 125g self-raising flour 125g butter 125g castor sugar 2 eggs vanilla essence Filling: 60g butter 120g icing sugar fresh raspberries raspberry jam   Put your butter in a mixer (or use … Continue reading Good old Butterfly Cakes

Raspberry & Coconut Loaf

Today I have made a Raspberry and Coconut Loaf. It's really easy and uses my same base as the banana bread just with the ingredients varied slightly It's super simple to make and takes just 6 ingredients! Ingredients: 225g self-raising flour 200g fresh raspberries 50g desiccated coconut 100g butter 100g castor sugar 2 eggs Start by … Continue reading Raspberry & Coconut Loaf