Simple Pancake Recipe


Simple pancake recipe mamascoffeebreak


As it is pancake Tuesday today, I thought I would share with you a simple pancake recipe. This batter can be made the night before and stored in the refrigerator. Top your pancake off with your favourite topping, and you are all set. We have a mixture of favourite toppings in this house, one likes Nutella, the other likes sugar and butter and the other likes to top their pancakes with lemon…  What is your favourite topping?

Also I wanted to share with you a super easy way how I cut the kids pancakes. Instead of using a knife and fork I use…

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Chicken & Sweetcorn Soup

Chicken & Sweetcorn soup MamasCoffeeBreak



Chicken & sweetcorn soup is one of my favourite soups. With only a few ingredients you can make this yummy soup. It is perfect for lunch, a snack or even dinner with only 233 calories or 5 Weight Watchers SmartPoints a serving, how can you go wrong?!

*You must use creamed style corn in this recipe*




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How to Keep cool with a fan!


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So today is going to be a hot one here in Dublin, the highest temperature will reach 30 degrees Celsius. It will be the hottest day of the year so far. To some that may not be very hot considering where you might live, but to us Irish folk it is. We are not blessed with air conditioning either, our form of air conditioning is opening a window or door to let in more humid air into the house or using a fan to blow more warm air at us.

Today I am going to share a tip on keeping cool during this hot weather when you don’t have any form of air conditioner. I always did this tip when I lived in California and it really does help with cooling the room down.

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How to make money with your Fitbit or activity tracker!


How to make money with your Fitbit or activity tracker


Do you have a fitbit or another activity tracker? Did you know you can make money while using it? Yes you read that right, not only is your tracker motivation to get you fit but it also can add money to your pocket! Below are 5 sites that sync with your tracker, you can earn rewards in either points or cash for being active while using it.

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Little Readers is Back! – Free books for children 5 and under!

Do you have a child in the household who is 5 and under?

Bord Gáis Energy little readers is back and they are giving away 5,000 books to children 5 and under all across Ireland for free! Bord Gáis Engery Little Readers is now in its third year, they want to inspire children reading from an early age by sharing the love of reading books between parent and child.

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