How to make an owl out of fruit recipes

Rock cakes

Rock cakes

I can still picture the kitchen in Brown Owl’s house and the end results, but for the life of me can remember who it was that taught us how to make them
Food Rocks South 2014

Food Rocks South 2014

To view photos with captions, click on any image for a slideshow. Pork Belly however was seduced by Norbury Blue, made from unpasteurised cow’s milk from Surrey’s only cheese maker, Norbury Farm
Naturally sweet banana & blueberry muffins – no added sugar!

Naturally sweet banana & blueberry muffins – no added sugar!

Instead we decided to make some fruity no-added-sugar muffins, which would a) use up some of the rapidly browning bananas in the fruit bowl, and b) avoid the devastation caused by two sugar-fuelled pre-schoolers enthusiastically enjoying themselves with no regard for the furniture
Fun and Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids and the Mon Bento Lunch Box

Fun and Healthy Lunch Ideas for Kids and the Mon Bento Lunch Box

How Playing with Food Can Be Good. I have been using a kids Bento box from Mon Bento for Mr R for the past few months and the format of the lunch box makes it easy to include non sandwich lunches like rice, pasta or salads along with separate boxes to include portions of fruit and veg
Perseid Meteor Shower

Perseid Meteor Shower

The supermoon then, despite what is being supported by folklore, does not cause earthquakes, does not lead to insanity, nor makes women more fertile
31 Easy Birthday Cake Decorating Ideas That Only Look Complicated

31 Easy Birthday Cake Decorating Ideas That Only Look Complicated

Remember how you used to make papier-mâché piñatas with flour, water, and newspaper. This birthday cake is probably the most intensive of the bunch and, fine, would take some patience and tools, but can you imagine how thrilled your two year old would be to see the lion of their dreams come to life
Recipe | Poached quince

Recipe | Poached quince

Once the quince is cooked you can simply serve as is with cream, ice cream, crème fraiche or yogurt or to take it further you can chop it up and add to apple pies, crumbles, stewed brambles ( blackberries) to eat as a compote, whizz it up and make into sorbet or one of my favourite uses adding the fragrant cooking liquid to cocktails
10 Fun Watermelon Recipes for Kids

10 Fun Watermelon Recipes for Kids

This summer we have been absolutely loving watermelon and have found lots of fun ways to serve it so I’ve gathered ten of my favourite watermelon recipes for kids in one place to share with you
Tea Time Treats Round Up – November 2014

Tea Time Treats Round Up – November 2014

Toffee Apple, Date and Pecan Crumble – How to Cook Good Food. Tea Time Treats is a collection of some of the best and tastiest recipes to be found on food blogs around the internet
Cat & Dog Themed Lunch Ideas

Cat & Dog Themed Lunch Ideas

One of the things that I love about bento lunches is how much easier they make packing lunches, and if you have an extra minute or two to get creative then all the better
Summer Home and Kitchen Favourites

Summer Home and Kitchen Favourites

The pattern was also a big selling point to me, I know how a rolling pin looks doesn't have any impact on how the food will actually taste but I think having nice things to cook with makes the whole process feel more fun and can help inspire me to make the extra effort to prepare something myself rather than just getting it from a shop
8 Garden Themed Sandwich Ideas

8 Garden Themed Sandwich Ideas

Next up is this cute bee – I was so pleased with how it turned out. Then cut a smaller circle from the middle of one of the bread pieces, and assemble the sandwich as shown below
My Weekly Top Five Picks #3

My Weekly Top Five Picks #3

Valley of the Lost Ants on DVD – A fantastic tale taking place at ground level, this feature length film based on the popular CBBC tv show is the perfect back-to-school treat for all the family