Yesterday the sun was shining and for the first time in a long time I actually felt fit enough to be in the kitchen to attempt my bakewell tart as part of the Great Blogger Bake Off.
As with everything at the minute, it takes double the time to do. However it was (more…)
Work isn’t always fun; sometimes deadlines are looming, inboxes are exploding, and the work keeps piling up. But if you’re starting to dread going to work every day, or work is all you think about before falling asleep at night, then it’s time to take action and follow a few simple (more…)
Ok we are now on the way to autumn and that means for me we are on the countdown to my favourite time of the year, Christmas!
I know some people hate the build-up and the hype but I love it. Nothing better than snuggling up with the TV on and the (more…)
A few weeks back we took delivery of a new kitchen gadget. Now I am a huge fan of kitchen gadgets and this one has jumped to the top of my favourites list!
We received the Nutri Ninja BL682 Blender System, this bundle has everything you need in the kitchen to make (more…)
This week in Great British Bake Off was batter week.
Our household love pancakes and Yorkshire puddings so it was something I felt comfortable baking with little stress on 1 foot!
As it’s getting chillier we had our first roast in a long time and after seeing all the delicious beef dishes on (more…)
I am so delayed in posting this report due to my operation that I did think about leaving it and just picking up on September however I wanted to keep going with these to inspire me to improve on the next month.
August was a bit of an odd month with everything pretty (more…)
I have worked in an office since I left school at 16. I’ve only worked for 4 different employers in the last 15 years and each on of those have been different.
Some of them have provided milk and tea etc. and others you have had to bring your own in. To (more…)
Our home is small and cosy however with that comes the lack of storage options.
Recently we have been discussing the plans for our extension in our home. It wont be a huge extension when we start to do it, just one that will give the kids their own room and us (more…)
As a mother, having a valid driving license and being able to drive to places is essential. This is especially true when you also work a day job – or a part-time one – and still spend a lot of time taking care of the house and your children. Being able (more…)
This post contains post surgery pictures so if your squeamish stop reading now, nothing too bad but a bruised scarred foot!
I started writing this post 2 weeks ago at the 1 week mark post surgery but I never managed to finish it.
In the last few weeks building up to the surgery (more…)