The origin of Loteria (Lottery) can be traced far back in history. Originating in 15th century Italy, the iconic game of chance was eventually introduced to Mexico in 1769. Initially, Loteria was a hobby of the upper classes, but it eventually became wide tradition at Mexican fairs. Loteria is extremely similar to bingo, however (more…)
It’s Monday again so time for another weekly meal plan. Still not getting around great so sticking to some easy to make and quick meals this week!
Pork bibimap – We have never had this before so I have no idea what it will taste like. Yesterday we took delivery of (more…)
Tomorrow sees the start of National Stationary week.
It is a week to remind everyone that writing matters but it is also a week to inspire you to put pen to paper.
With the technology we have now, less and less of us are actually using a pen and paper to write to (more…)
On average teachers work 60 hours a week, teaching children and dealing with any obstacles thrown their way. The end of term is a perfect way to show your appreciation for the teachers that have spent the best part of a year encouraging, teaching and entertaining you. Buying them a present (more…)
Learning how to cook is a life skill and if you teach your children how to cook from a young age it will set them up for life. A lot of families will disagree with the idea of cooking with children because of the mess and the possible risks, but all (more…)
Looking after your teeth is so important and it is something we remind the kids of daily.
I don’t have the best set of teeth however now I am older I am taking more care that ever to make sure they are in the best condition they can be.
I am loving our new series Wise Words Wednesday as it is introducing me to a whole host of new blogs but also introducing them to our readers.
Today I am very pleased to introduce you to Hannah. She blogs over at Feast Style Thrive, a blog bringing you all the help (more…)
I am quiet a quirky geek really when it comes to gifts and things for around the home.
For me nothing says you’ve put a lot of effort into someones gift than when you get them something a little bit more personalised to their taste.
Uncommon goods have an amazing range of items (more…)
Another week, another meal plan for us!
So I’m feeling a bit more human, hooray! However still struggling to get about so this week is simple, quick to cook meals so no stress for anyone.
Leftover lamb rogan – We have some leftover lamb from our roast yesterday so planning to use (more…)
Regular readers of the blog will know that I recently did an intolerance test with YorkTest.
From this I have been able to cut out the items I am intolerant to and start to look after my gut again which has been great.
This month YorkTest have just launched a new product to (more…)