Low level play day: crafts and food play for exhausted and poorly parents – Easter Chicks and Home Made Sweets

Regular readers will be well aware of my seemingly near constant poorlyness.  For me, it’s all part of my plethora of interwoven conditions, several of which are auto immune.  This means I am constantly tired, hurting and incapacitated on some degree.  I’ve been particularly poorly of late after a nasty fall a few weeks ago so I have had to prioritise, delegate, pace, and make the most of the times I’m feeling ‘better’ (in chronic illness the word ‘better’ is a relative term, as you’re never really better). But time waits for no man, woman, or Mum – and as […]

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Easter Inspiration: Hot Cross Bun Sweet French Toast – Recipe with pictures

Hot Cross Bun Sweet French Toast ~ Serves 1 Ingredients 1 hot cross bun cut in half – preferably stale 1 Egg Dash of cream or milk Sugar and cinnamon for dusting Quality frying pan 1.  Depending on how luxurious (ie. full of calories) you want this treat to be, melt a little knob of butter or of using a quality pan, you get cook this with no butter or oil.  I am using the Ozeri non-stick ceramic green-earth frying pan (available on Amazon) – I just like butter! 2. In a bowl or lipped plate, whisk the egg with […]

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