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    Glama-Ma’s Hearty Homemade Minestrone Soup

    Glama-Ma’s Hearty Homemade Minestrone Soup   This hearty Minestrone Soup is ready in about 20 minutes including chopping time and is a light but filling soup ideal for a work lunch if prepped ahead or a lighter evening meal. It is very easy to make a batch of this and freeze in portions for an easier life.  You can freeze in tubs and then transfer from the tubs to a holding bag whilst in the freezer to free up your tubs. At 270 calories it’s still enough to be classed as a meal.  Don’t forget to reduce the calories appropriately if you omit the pasta! Whilst Minestrone Soup is essentially…

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    Glama-Ma’s Homemade Playdough

    Glama-Ma’s Homemade Playdough This is a tried and tested recipe for homemade playdough that was given to me by my college tutor way back when I was studying for a childcare course before my 2nd son.  It is actually edible, there is nothing nasty in it, it is made with ingredients from your store cupboard,  so it won’t matter if your children nibble a little. I wouldn’t recommend that they feast on it though.  Kids love making models, pretend food and wiggly worms with playdough and the fact that this is homemade playdough keeps the costs down and means that if you go to open the tub and find that…