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Our Favouite Date Night Dinners

Our Favouite Date Night Dinners

I’d say we eat with the kids most of the time. Then, occasionally, we put them to bed early having fed them turkey dinosaurs, secretly wishing we’d had them ourselves, and we cook one of these Date Night Dinners. Our kids eat most things, so […]

My Favourite Immunity Boosting Foods

My Favourite Immunity Boosting Foods

I used to be one of those people that always had a cold. For years, from September to March, I was ill nearly all of the time. With a few summer colds thrown in. It was rarely anything worse than a bad cold or tonsillitis, […]

What We Ate Week Eight

What We Ate Week Eight

I’ve been so bad at meal planning lately, and for the most ridiculous reason ever! While you are reading this in January, I’m writing it in December (Happy New Year!), because I like to publish them a few weeks later, so I’ve got a chance […]

What We Ate Week Seven

What We Ate Week Seven

Look I’ve changed the titles of my meal plans. Coming up with a catchy subtitle every week was beyond my creativity. So, from now on, it’s what we ate this week. I must also confess that while I didn’t post any meal plans over the […]

The Benefits of Eating as a Family

The Benefits of Eating as a Family

I’d say we all eat tea (dinner?!) together 90% of the time. There are odd nights when Husband and I will have a takeaway or cook something special to have a home date night. On these occasions, the kids have either a turkey dinosaur tea […]

Meal Plan Week Six: All the Meat

Meal Plan Week Six: All the Meat

I love the occasional meat-free meal. Vegetables are fantastic. They have a brilliant texture and yummy flavour and I honestly think some meals taste better without meat. However, this week, there was none of that! It’s been a very meaty week. But, even on big […]

Top 10 Recipes from 2017

Top 10 Recipes from 2017

2017 has been my first full year blogging. For probably the first half of the year it was a little more random, with lots of crafts, updates and other bits and bobs. Around Summer time I decided to concentrate more on the foodie side of […]

Meal Plan Week Five: A Half Baked Attempt to Be Healthy

Meal Plan Week Five: A Half Baked Attempt to Be Healthy

I joined the gym a few weeks ago, and I’ve been loving it. After a couple of weeks, I can already feel my muscles toning up and becoming firmer. But, I can also feel a good inch of fat on top of them. My sole […]

The Things I Love About Christmas

The Things I Love About Christmas

Last year I wrote a list of my favourite things about Christmas. A few of those things may well appear on this list too. Then next year, I’ll do it again. I basically love writing about Christmas! Looking at last year’s list made me realise […]

Meal plan week Four: A Taste of the World

Meal plan week Four: A Taste of the World

This week has been about been about saving money, using up leftovers and still finding the time to try new things. We have our favourites like everyone else, but in amongst trying to avoid having cottage pie every single Monday, I like to try at […]