Breakfast for Dinner


We're quite fond of breakfast for dinner at our house. I'm sure I could make countless meals with bacon and eggs but the other night we had sausages defrosting on the sink and I was trying to think of something different to do with them... so I turned to Pinterest. I found this gem straight away and thankfully I had everything I'd need to make it. That is what I call winning! It was utterly delicious, easy to make and very hearty so I thought I'd share it with you. Ingredients 1 ... [ Discover More ]

PSFWA – Part Four

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The Clothes Swap in Part Three was full on and fabulous, talk about a bonding experience! That night if felt like I only closed my eyes for a moment before we were up and at 'em again for a brand new day. Suger  jumped into the kitchen as everyone else was still waking up and getting ready and make THE most delicious pancakes I'd ever had... like ever. I really wanted the girls to feel at home so I also stocked up on breads, fruit, muesli, cereal, yogurt and even Pop Tarts. It was a full on ... [ Discover More ]

Smoothie Cubes


I am not a morning person. For me to function even in the slightest way, the morning needs to be an easy time of day. Aidan's even learnt that he has to wake me up nicely and gently or the day goes downhill swiftly. So the idea of peeling and chopping fruits and vegetables as soon as I wake up... well it just isn't going to happen. I did try, for a whole week but by the second day I resented it. When I saw the Smoothie Cubes at Aldi I figured it couldn't hurt to try and now I'm hooked. For ... [ Discover More ]

The Possibility of New Beginnings


That's what New Years is all about isn't it, the chance to start anew, to set and reach new goals, to de-clutter, to refocus. The possibility of new love, new life experiences and renewed hope. As my ever cynical husband said "It's just a day like any other" and in a physical sense he's completely right but to me and a lot of other people around the world NYE is magical. A time to focus on yourself, your aspirations, your baggage, your dreams. In the last week I've been doing a little "inner ... [ Discover More ]