Crispy Duck Legs in the Sweetest Stickiest Plum Sauce

  This is another Jamie Oliver tweak  ... did I mention he taught me to cook? Well not personally of course but via his Ministry Food cookbook. Sometimes you need a little twist on a Sunday roast and boy oh boy does this hit the spot. I always serve this with fluffy roast potatoes … AMAZING! ...

Kitchen Hacks…Shortcuts to Make Cooking Easier.

I love to cook, it is my favourite hobby after eating! Over the years I have found some fantastic shortcuts to make cooking much less daunting. I taught myself to cook after I  had my first baby. Before that we used to live off chips and baked beans. I am really not joking, the question was always: ...

If …. You’re a Mum – A Poem for Mums

This poem is based on the classic Rudyard Kipling poem "If" which we have framed and hangs our wall. I see that poem every day as I come down the stairs to face the day .....and I was inspired to write a mum version. I hope you like it .... if you do please share with other ...

Foolproof Yorkshire Puddings (Dairy Free)

I  have Jamie Oliver to thank for this recipe – Every.single.time I have used his recipe they have come out brilliantly. All I have done is swap the milk for soy milk et voila! 12 beautifully puffed up and fluffy yorkshires! You will need: 3 eggs 115g plain flour 285ml soy milk - if you ...

Red Thai Prawn Curry

  When we ate this last night in the Organised Mum House it was declared the favourite meal (even trumping the Stove Top Chorizo Chicken  :O). It goes really well on a crispy jacket potato and  because it’s not too spicy the kids love it too! Of course you can also swap the prawns out ...

Top Secrets Behind Being an Organised Mum!

I wasn't always organised (ask my mum) I had to teach myself. When I became a parent I realised that I was in charge of keeping a small human alive and I needed to have more structure in my life.I was totally freaked out! If you feel the same then take a deep breath, grab a cuppa ...

Dishwasher Wars … Load The Dishwasher Like a Boss

Surely we can't be the only household that argues about this?! https://youtu.be/71r2X7JzRW0

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