Google’s Birthday Doodle – For Me!

Google's Birthday Doodle - for me!

Okay, so Chrome (or other holders of Google Accounts too, perhaps) might already know of this. But it was a first was me. When you open your Chrome (and are signed into it) on your birthday, you will see a birthday doodle. Hover your mouse over it and the tooltip will read your name. How's that for … [Continue reading]

A ‘Sand Cake’ for a Birthday Beach Vacation

A sand cake to celebrate Daddy's birthday on the Beach

My husband's birthday turned really special this year with our decision to elope (with the kids in tow) for a week-long beach vacation in Goa. But what gave it a really unique twist was the kids' idea to make a 'Sand Cake' for him! Together with their newly made friend - Sasha, who was visiting … [Continue reading]

Fifi and the Flowertots Invitation Idea

DIY Fifi and the Flowertots Birthday Card Front

My DIY 'Fifi and the Flowertots' themed invitation card for my daughter's first birthday was one requiring computer graphic skills. Here's the … [Continue reading]

Simple, Homemade Chocolate Pudding

Simple, Homemade Chocolate Pudding made in 10 Minutes Flat

Simple, basic, feel-good recipe for homemade Chocolate pudding made quickly in 10 minutes using milk, cocoa powder and cornstarch to … [Continue reading]

Egg Free Irish Soda Bread

Egg Free Irish Soda Bread Spotted Dog

The basic recipe for a simple Irish Soda Bread has lately been turned into a more decadent version with raisins and caraway seeds. Usually, eggs are … [Continue reading]