Miss M declared that our mother-daughter trip to Amsterdam was “the best trip ever”. But what made it the best? Read on to find out more and to see our tips for ensuring your trip is as good as ours was, too.
Archives for September 2019
Hellabrunn Tierpark is a great zoo and is definitely worth a visit if you are seeing Munich with young kids. Here’s our biased review.
These easy pumpkin spice cupcakes, paired with our creamy maple cream cheese frosting, are the perfect way to get into the Autumn mood. Try some today! Or try all four cupcakes in our Autumn cupcake quartet and choose your favourite. Have a happy and cosy Fall!
Miss H was over on the weekend for a playdate with Miss M. She is significantly older than Miss M, so it is interesting to watch their interactions. I knew that they would be looking for some distraction so, a…
Are you planning a visit to Munich with a small child? Follow our tips and take our walking tour to see the best of the old town – with kid appropriate highlights, of course. Enjoy your trip!
Reibekuchen, or traditional German potato pancakes, are the perfect dish to try when visiting Cologne with a child and are so easy to make at home.
For various reasons, I have been in a funk of late. A successful trip to the Zöppkesmarkt, the annual local antique and flea market, was just what I needed to break out of my funk.
This is the first of our Tea Recipes. I decided I wanted to experiment with using tea more in my cooking and this twist on the classic panna cotta was the result. Enjoy!
A travel journal is not just a fantastic memento, but it is a wonderful way to get your child to reflect on what they have seen and done on their trip. Follow these simple ideas and instructions and you will have the basics you need to make a travel journal for your own child. You can easily tailor it to suit your child and your vacation.
Amsterdam is a fantastic city to visit with kids of all ages. We’ve put together a list of 6 reasons why it is so great, as well as a number of tips on things to do while in Amsterdam. And there’s a bonus 7th reason too!
Teatime is an English institution. Yet should it be called afternoon tea or high tea or cream tea or royal tea or something different? Let’s unravel the teatime differences.
Using plastic wrap and aluminium foil to wrap sandwiches and the like is not only bad for the environment, it can get expensive. With just a little time and a few ingredients, you can make your own environmentally-friendly, reusable wax cloth food wraps.