Do you start the day with a healthy breakfast?

Recent research conducted by Warburtons, the bread people, has revealed some shocking statistics about our eating habits. According to the research, as a nation we no longer consider breakfast to be the most important meal of the day with many of us eating a cereal…

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Me and Mine: January 2015

I am so excited to be taking part in the lovely photography project that is Me and Mine. I watched from afar last year at all the wonderful family photographs that were shot as part of the project but couldn’t really get any decent photographs…

Filling chunky ham and bean soup recipe

I made this chunky ham and bean soup quickly on Monday evening and to be honest, it has got to be the best soup I have ever made. It was so tasty. I love how filling it is and after a bowlful at lunchtime, it warmed…

Determination…

After last week’s insignificant result on the scales, I wanted to have a really good week on plan. I was so frustrated that I hadn’t lost weight, I don’t understand it sometimes. I thought I had done pretty much the same as the last 24 weeks…

Healthy foods swaps with Waitrose

With the new year in full swing and in the month where lots of families up and down the UK make resolutions of change, Waitrose challenged me to see if I could make some healthy food swaps to make our family diet healthier without changing it…

Meal Planning Monday – 25th January 2015

This week we’ve got another busy one ahead. Hubby has quite a few things on in the evenings so we’re planning quick evening meals that don’t take too much time to prepare and cook before he has to head off and leave us to enjoy…

Living Arrows 2015 – Week 4

This weekend we had the pleasure of visiting my lovely Grandparents for my Grandad’s 80th birthday. We had organised a small family meal at a local pub, a chance for us all to get together, have a drink and a lovely meal and to celebrate…