This year hopefully all being well we should have the plans drawn up for our home which will be bringing us the much needed space we so desperately need.
Our home has been one where we have made some amazing memories and although it might not be for everyone it has a (more…)
Laughter really is the best cure and with January probably the month where everyone feels a little blue, now is the best time to have some real belly laughs with the ones you love! Films are a great way to lighten the mood and forget your troubles for a while.
There is (more…)
This household has 2 fussy eaters (no I don’t mean Daddy Vs Work & I!) and it does drive me made! They are happy to eat their fruit however getting them to eat vegetables is near on impossible and don’t even get me started on trying new meals…
However the one thing (more…)
The onset of winter can breed depressing thoughts, but thankfully there are lots of things that can help to keep us busy despite the long nights and chilly weather.
As the evenings draw in and temperatures outside plummet, we may be forced to spend more time indoors but staying-in during winter doesn’t (more…)
So we survived our first week going by a meal plan and it was a success! We had everything on the days planned apart from our sheppard’s pie as I had mentioned to Kayleigh I would try to make macaroni cheese from scratch as it is one of the basics I (more…)
One thing I noticed as the end of the year was coming to a close was the fact that I couldn’t remember what we had done during the year. Of course I could remember things like birthdays and my operation but it was the little things that I was missing out (more…)
If you read my post over the weekend on meal planning you will know that I am trying to meal plan more to stick to budget and cut waste and today is our first post on our meal plan for the year.
I’m hoping as 2017 goes on we will have a (more…)
Until about 6 months ago I used to just either cook whatever we had in the freezer or had defrosted or we ordered a take away if we couldn’t be bothered to cook. However as our circumstances have changed and money has become really tight we’ve had to change our attitude (more…)
S0 Christmas is done and now comes to fun part of playing Tetris with all the kids toys and gifts they got for Christmas. It’s easy whilst the tree is up as everything can stay round the tree to make it feel more like “Christmas” (that’s my excuse anyway!) however what (more…)
2017 is here and I am glad to see the back of 2016 and get my goals set for 2017!
I have given up setting resolutions as I’ll be honest, I never stick to them! I last about a week then I end up giving up, so this year I am setting (more…)