Rudolph the Red Nosed Cupcake

Rudolph the Red Nosed Cupcake

We absolutely loved making these cute little reindeer, so much so that I barely did anything - my little Miss did pretty much ALL the work! When I posted the pics, so many of you asked for the recipe...so, here it is. They are super-simple to make, and they taste absolutely delicious. You can also [...]

Could you buy your next item of clothing second hand?

Could you buy your next item of clothing second hand?

Not only could it save you money, but it could also help to save the environment. A letter popped through our front door last week. It was from our lovely next door neighbour, asking my children to help save the environment and to help her join in and spread the message to her friends, and [...]

Lower Back Pain? Go Back to Basics

Lower Back Pain? Go Back to Basics

So I'm sure you know I hurt my back in July, I've been bleating about it the whole summer. Instead of feeling sorry for myself (ok, as well as) I've been seeing the wonderful Anna the Osteopath, and she's taught me a few important things about exercise. Think about these next time you're working out [...]

Easy, hearty and delish leftover Chicken Stew

Easy, hearty and delish leftover Chicken Stew

Happy Autumnal Thursday lovely people. After sharing the snap of my a scrummy chicken stew dinner on Monday night a few of you have asked for the recipe, so here it is. (Those of you who know me well will know I'm a chuck-it in kind of girl, so the measurements are down to your [...]

Do you suffer from lower back or hip pain? It could be your glutes…

Do you suffer from lower back or hip pain? It could be your glutes…

Hello lovely people here. I've recently learnt a few things about the way my body works, and I want to share it with you - I suspect a few of you may also recognise my story. I like to stay fit, and exercise four or five times a week - a mix of bootcamp, running, [...]

Our handy guide to Disneyland Paris Restaurants and Meal Plans

Our handy guide to Disneyland Paris Restaurants and Meal Plans

Disneyland Paris, now we've established that we're massive fans here, but when it comes to booking and planning, some things are a bit mind-boggling. The website has so many options, so many meal plans, so many restaurants - but how can you book them, and where are they? Let's see if we can help demystify [...]

It’s me – I’m back and I have (London Marathon) news!

It’s me – I’m back and I have (London Marathon) news!

Hello lovely people, it's me again. I've been AWOL from blog writing for a while now, but I'm back...and I have (London Marathon) news! A some of you might recall, I ran the Brighton Marathon back in April this year. Now, despite vowing never ever EVER to run another, it appears that I've only gone [...]

RESET: September Check-in

RESET: September Check-in

Oh, we just love the Summer. Sunny (sometimes) long and balmy evenings, endless barbecues, summer drinks and ice cream. Only there's a problem. My jeans are screaming out, "For the love of lycra woman, eat a salad. Please!". Now don't get me wrong, I train. I train four or five times a week, I work [...]

Don’t let the Great British Weather ruin your washing!

Don’t let the Great British Weather ruin your washing!

Ever put the washing out in glorious sunshine and an hour later it's chucking it down? Go to work and come home to soaked washing falling off the line? You and me both. Isn't it the most annoying thing in the world. EVER. Well, this is a really simple hack and it works. You know [...]