• 5 Valentine’s Day Ideas for New Parents

    Valentine’s is the perfect time to tell your loved one how much you love them and show them how much they mean to you. If you or your partner has recently given birth that might prefer a thoughtful gesture rather than a gift. Here are some of the most thoughtful things you can offer to a new parent on Valentine’s Day that will boast your love and let him or her know how much you care about them. Let your partner sleep in Is your partner constantly getting up in the night to provide for your child and then getting up early in the morning to see to your child…

  • chocolate cupcakes recipe

    Chocolate cupcakes

    I never baked anything for Valentine’s Day but today my daughter came from nursery and asked me if we can make cupcakes. First I told her that mummy doesn’t know how but then when she show how disappointed she was I said that I will try. I picked one of the baking books that my hubby bought for me and kind of found a recipe. I didn’t have all the ingredients in the right quantities but I thought that I should give it a try anyway. Enough blah-blah though…. Here is the recipe: Ingredients for cupcakes: 150g butter 150g caster sugar 175g self-raising flour 25g cocoa powder (this is optional…

  • Own a colour for Valentine’s Day

    Do you want to give your loved one something special for Valentine’sDay? So here is how to make your loved one happy and do something for charity at the same time. Own A Colour is a new charity initiative with UNICEF which gives you the opportunity to own and name your very own colour for a minimum donation of £1. For Valentine’s day, Own A Colour has joined forces with Valentine’s hero Purple Ronnie to offer complimentary, specially written poems to anyone who gifts their loved-one a colour to own and name this Valentine’s Day. It’s quite an original way to show the person you love that you care on…