Monthly Archives: December 2016

Loaded Sweet Potatos

Sweet potatoes are something I only discovered a few years ago. I don’t even remember them existing when I was a kid! I wish I’d known about them much sooner, they are wonderful. Full of vitamin C, and unlike white potatoes, count as one of your 5 a day. For ages, I just had them… Read More »

Great Ways to Stay Motivated

When I thought about writing this post, it was about exercise, but really it could be about anything. Just change the goals and targets to reflect your needs. I started the couch to 5k program last march, when The Girl was just 4 months old. Then in October I managed to run a 10k. Then… Read More »

Brie and Cranberry Rolls

I have been on a slight bread baking binge over the last few weeks. It’s great, I’m learning a lot, and getting a feel for it. I find the more I make, the more I just know how its meant to look, feel and smell. I’ve now stopped looking for recipes, and completely just started… Read More »

My 10 Favourite Things About Christmas

Christmas is fast approaching. In some ways, it seems to be closing in ridiculously fast. In others, it seems like absolutely ages since I wrote that first Christmas post. I’m still not feeling overly Christmassy. I’ve finished all my shopping, the tree is up, and all the school special events are well underway. Yet I… Read More »