Happy New Year!!! Small update on life: On Christmas day, my baby turned two. He didn't understand the aspect of Christmas or his Birthday, but when we sung him "Happy Birthday" he absolutely loved it. His little face lit up! Christmas brought some much needed time as a family. Our family suffered a loss that … Continue reading Doing my bit in 2019
In the car, I always listened to music. I would get frustrated with my playlist if I didn't change it or if I had listened to it a few too many times. I had heard of a few podcasts from my friend so I decided to give them a go and I haven't looked back. … Continue reading Podcasts I’m Listening To..
I know, I've said it before, but it is still an issue.. If it is green, Luke will close his eyes and throw it on the floor. Seriously - he hates anything that resembles anything healthy! I have become a bit of an expert in getting creative and hiding vegetables in everything! These muffins are … Continue reading Hidden Vegetable Lunch Muffins!
A brand of tea I have been trying out recently is We Are Tea. I got chatting to them on Instagram, and they sent me a gorgeous package. HOW cute is the box?! Tea and the environment. Two incredibly important things.. We Are Tea are a brilliant brand that are working incredibly hard to be … Continue reading We Are Tea*
I HATE wasting food. Greg and I always do our best to be healthy and eat a good portion of fruit and veg each day, but however healthy we eat, there is always veg that ends up in the bin. At the end of the week, anything left over, I now cook up and purée … Continue reading Hidden Vegetable Spaghetti Bolognese!
Meal times. Aren't they supposed to be fun?! Well, with at least 3 meals per day (I say at least 3 because Luke is always hungry!), I am always on the look out for a way to make meal times fun. With a fussy one year old, feeding Luke is still a learning curve. Luke … Continue reading For Aisha*
Winter normally comes hand in hand with numerous coughs and colds. My mum always takes her body weight in vitamin C and swears by it. Me on the other hand, I am not great at taking vitamins.. After my third cold in as many months, I was getting a little fed up! By some brilliant … Continue reading T Plus Drinks*
Last Valentines day, was a good one for me. I was a new mum, I had this new found love for my husband after he cared for us exclusively for the first few weeks of Luke's life. I went back through the years, and dug up my last post about Valentines Day (you can find … Continue reading Valentines! MAM Soother Giveaway!!*
In April 2017, we travelled to Cyprus to visit family and have a little holiday. When I was pregnant, my husband and I decided we wouldn't take Luke abroad for the first year of his life because it would be too difficult and stressful. When my cousin contacted me to say she was having her … Continue reading Travelling to Cyprus.. With a Baby!
Here is another brilliant recipe that I have come up with for Luke. Baby breakfast bars can be extortionate! These were really easy and cheap to do, and last 3 days in a sealed tub. Ingredients 1 cup of Oats 2 Carrots 1 Banana 1 Apple 1 Box of Raisins 1 Carton/200ml of fruit juice … Continue reading Baby Breakfast Bars