Choc Chip Cookies

Always a winner in our house, I mean, who doesn’t love cookie dough – these Choc Chip Cookies have been made time and time again since Oli pop’s first birthday party! The addition of coffee really brings out the chocolate and makes it the most delicious of morsels to devour with a cup of hot…

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Mommalikeme Dinner Ideas

If the Covid-19 pandemic has taught us one thing, besides resilience, it’s how to meal plan! No one needs to be out in the shops more than they need to be right now. Stuck in a rut and making the same meals week in and week out? Here’s a little help. We do a weekly…

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Best Chocolate Sheet Cake

Another day, another bake. If Soph has any more requests like this we’re going to be rolling out of lockdown soon. Absolutely divine, this simple chocolate sheet cake speaks for itself and is even better the next day! Here you go!

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Best cleaning products recommended by Mommalikeme

This was HARD I won’t lie. I love cleaning products and have far too many, but I like to try them all and find what really works for me and for the various household needs I have. This will be an evolving list that I’ll add to as and when I come across more phenomenal…

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Pecan Nut Pie

There were so many requests for the pecan pie Soph and I baked that I decided to blog it! What a treat to enjoy with your loved ones this lockdown – we all need a little extra ‘comfort’ every now and then. Enjoy! If you bake it, let me know and tag me on social…

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When your child loves the camera

Sophie has always, always loved the limelight. Maybe it’s just her personality or a second-child thing – she’s never one to be outdone by anyone. When the camera (or phone comes out), so does this little sassy persona (kinda like Sasha Fierce). We chatted to her about modelling last year after doing some shoots for…

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An evolving diagnosis

We always said we’d let Oli settle into his new environment (read about his move to a remedial school here) before reassessing his diagnosis. Moving Oli to the school he’s in now has been the best thing for him. He was placed with the most perfect teacher for him with the most incredible group of…

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The Last Dessert: Caramel Croissant Pudding

If I could choose my very last dessert in the world to eat, I think it may just be this. The buttery layers of pastry become silken and the rich caramel custard melts in your mouth. Paired with a good dollop of double cream (I mean, if we’re going all in, why not) and you’ve…

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Let them read!

Reading during our time in lockdown has been one of our biggest joys. Usually we would have weekly readers and library books coming home with Oli but, for obvious reasons, we’ve resorted to picking our own ‘readers’ for him. Thank goodness we have books in abundance. Soph, not one to be left behind, ‘reads’ to…

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