Its no secret if you followed me over Easter you will know how my passion to live somewhere more rural is a big dream goal of mine. This isn't something new or something that has just come about after seeing lots of cute fluffy lambs. I'm not silly I know something cute and fluffy develops … Continue reading If I lived on a farm
Stars in the making... I have one little super star in the making.. she has a real natural talent for dancing! Unlike her mother. I never wanted to do anything like this when I was younger but Niamh has danced since she was 3... actually even younger than that as she did a few baby … Continue reading Dance, Dance, Dance… Niamh’s time to shine!
My next race is fast approaching and it is one of my favourites. This will be the 3rd year I have taken part in the MK half marathon and its always a sell out! What I love about this race is that the finish line is in the MK dons stadium. Its something else it really … Continue reading Training for a half marathon…with kids
Well what a week. First week back at school for the kids. A busy Easter making lots of happy memories. I decided to spend this first week of... freedom being mum getting lots of jobs I have been building up in my head that needed doing around the house. I've decided I can't keep doing this... I … Continue reading Being mum…
My addiction to sugar! Its no secret over the years I have probably consumed more sugar than the average person... I love the stuff! Once I start I can not stop. There is no self control when I am presented with a load of sweet things.. how ever I have reduced my sugar in take … Continue reading Sugar! Why is it so bad for us?
I've recently started enjoying my smoothies again now that its getting warmer. I enjoy them for breakfast but they make great snacks or post workout meals. Green smoothies are a quick and easy way to get a large amount of fruit and vegetables into your diet. The vegetables not only act as a great source … Continue reading Green smoothies…
Keeping the kids entertained during the holidays is always hard to do with out making yourself bankrupt. Like this trip we made to the farm... A lovely day but not cheap! I went on a quest to find some things we could do together in the kitchen but with out being really unhealthy. Its all too … Continue reading Easter fun…
Who doesn't love a pancake? and what better than an easter bunny pancake? I came across the idea on abbies_healthyhabits instagram page. What better way to enjoy a healthy easter treat and let the kids have a little bit of fun with it... They had so much fun making their rabbits faces and choosing fruits to enjoy … Continue reading Easter bunny pancakes
Who doesn't love a treat every now and then? Come on I know you all do. What better way to enjoy one with out the guilt of what you have eaten. Now these yummy chocolate fudge squares that we made were a recipe from Davina's sugar-free in a hurry book. One of my favourites... in … Continue reading Chocolate Fudge squares
How many of you struggle to get the kids to eat their veggies? I know most of us do. My eldest daughter always moans the second she sees bits in her dinner. She skirts around her plate like its been contaminated. I know it can't be because of the taste because I discovered if I … Continue reading 5 a day hidden veggie ragu