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A lovely saturday…

This post is a little later then expected but chickenpox gate is finally over!! Two and a bit weeks of the boys being confined indoors but we can finally close […]


Slimming World #2

So two weeks in and its been a good week (of sorts). Physically I have felt more of a difference in myself which is probably partly to do with the […]


Pork meatballs in roasted vegetable sauce

This pork meatballs recipe is another from Slimming World and its absolutely delicious with hidden veggies. It’s perfect for families – my boys loved this dish and asked for seconds! […]


8 Photos of Happiness

I was tagged by the lovely Stevie over at A Cornish Mum to do this lovely 8 photos of happiness post so here we go… Pre-marriage and pre-babies, hubby and […]


Wicked Wednesdays 08-07-15

Because I didn’t carry him home from the school run. (This was pre-chickenpox) Linking up to #WickedWednesdays by the lovely Emma over at Brummy Mummy of 2. She hosts this weekly […]


Lentil and Chorizo Stew

I mentioned this delicious dinner in my Slimming World update yesterday and thought I would share the recipe. It’s an easy dish to rustle up after a hard day’s work! […]


Slimming World #1

Typically that I decided to start Slimming Word in the hottest week of the year so far. Things like this always seem to happen to me for some reason. I […]


Read with me – June roundup

Over half way into the year already and as I write this we are in the midst of a heatwave!! Which is great… but oh my god how warm is […]


The curse of the comforter

M has had a blue elephant comforter called Henry since he was a baby. Being baby number two I knew it was unwise to only have the one comforter so […]


Slimming World – the beginning

So following on from my post yesterday about healthier eating and a new me I spent saturday morning working out what hubby and I are going to eat this week. […]


Time for a new me

I had every intention at the beginning of this year to lose weight and start exercising again but with I was up to my eyeballs in work and things just spiralled […]


Our Favourite Five – June

It’s almost the end of June and the sun keeps disappearing – what is with that? Having said that, as I write this my patio doors are wide open and […]


Wicked Wednesdays 24-06-15

Stropping because I washed his comforter. Linking up to #WickedWednesdays by the lovely Em over at Brummy Mummy of 2


Monthly Marvels #1

Being a blogger I get sent some lovely things from time to time that deserve a mention so here is a new feature on my blog where I will pick […]


The boys: June 2015

Each month I will share photos and memories of “the boys” and what they got up to. I hope you enjoy reading. June so far is proving to be a […]


Daddy – what is heaven?

This is what E asked at bedtime the other night and it threw both my hubby and I. We both knew the time would come when we would have to […]


WOW Countdown Calendar review

We celebrated my biggest boy turning 5 last month and to mark the momentous occasion we were sent a WOW Countdown calendar to review. The idea is much like an […]