Thoughts…

Recently I’ve found myself getting really worked up with others ability to ease and slip through life. Whilst I keep repeating that it’s “not my circus, not my monkeys,” and that I know deep down in my heart of hearts that the big guy has a plan for every single one of us, I think…

Tractor Themed Party!

So last weekend, our little boy was a whole year old! I can’t quite believe it has been 12 months since he crashed into our lives. To celebrate. We hosted a Tractor themed birthday party and I thought I would give you a insight into our theme. First of all the invites. I managed to…

Advent Adventures.

Hello all! I trust you all had a lovely Christmas and are feeling at least 2 stone heavier after a feast of turkey, ham and sweets. Before Christmas I posted a snap of my advent calendar. So now it’s time to reveal the goodies it held! The calendar itself was a bargain buy from Lidl…

Christmas; from our home to yours…

Hi everyone! Sincerest apologies for the lack of posts and activity. Whether it has been the time of the year or busy schedules but I seem to have been suffering from writers block. However, CHRISTMAS IS HERE! I am a sucker for Christmas. I’m pretty sure I’m every retailers ideal shopper as I love everything…

I’ve been nominated for a Liebster Award!

Hello lovelies! It is with gratitude and some astonishment that I can announce that last week I was nominated for my first ever Liebster Award. This is an internet based award with German origins- the word Liebster can be defined as pleasant, valued, welcomed and beloved. So, thank you so much BeautyAndTheBlog98 for making me…

NUskin AP24; Review

**Can I start by saying that I have not been commissioned to post this review and that I have no financial or otherwise connections with NUskin** So anyone who knows me will know that I love everything that your teeth hate. Coffee, tea, wine, fizzy drinks- I love them. Therefore it is no surprise that…

Slow cooker Pulled Pork

Hi readers!  With the rain battering off my windows, and the wind howling round the house, it was with great delight this morning that I lifted out my slow cooker.  I LOVE my slow cooker, and Autumn means the return of our favourite slow cooker dishes. Last week seen the first meal of Beef &…

Winning at Weaning 

Last week our little one was 7 months old, and to say he loves his grub would be an understatement! With Joe Bloggs seeing him eating everything and anything, I often get asked about our weaning journey so far. So this is our foodie story…  Being a qualified dietitian I had looked into all sorts…

Savvy Shopping 

Whether it’s my farming background, whether it’s old age or whether it’s the tightening purse strings of maternity leave pay, but I am always watching the pennies when it comes to grocery shopping. And really, good food doesn’t have to cost the earth. Here are my top tips for food shopping on a budget…  1….

Every day is a School day.

This post has been rattling around my notebook for weeks. It’s had various themes from; you know the value of a friend by how they greet you, to a deep discussion on girl friends versus boy friends. But at the end of it all, it all comes down to this… Lessons learnt from friendships. I’m…

Just Stop. 

It’s just gone 12.30am. My hubby is away to bed in preparation for work in the morning. I’m on the sofa watching pointless TV with the bambino on my chest fighting sleep. Then I look down. He’s asleep. Hallelujah he’s asleep. But before I get up to creep up the stairs I stop just for…