Firstly can I just say what is up with this weather? We have actually had snow followed by bright sunshine here in Cambridgeshire. Its making getting dressed in the morning fun! And no chance of leaving your coat behind in case it suddenly turns freezing... Anyway before we had this very strange weather we did … 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