Diet / Fitness, Lifestyle

My Favourite Gluten and Dairy Free Foods – Coeliac Approved

I have been meaning to write this post for such a long time as I get lots of messages from you lovely lot asking me to share my free from finds. Well, I have been collating my findings for a while now and am finally sharing some of my favourite gluten and dairy free foods, …

Family, Lifestyle

Bah-Humbug to Elf On The Shelf Gifts & Christmas Eve Box

Elf On The Shelf – I am no Scrooge, I absolutely LOVE Christmas anyone who knows me knows I am Mrs Christmas. However, this Christmas is going to be a little different to Christmases past. We only started the Elf on The Shelf tradition a few years ago, up until then the children hadn’t even …

Family, Lifestyle, Review

Children’s Christmas Stocking Fillers Gift Guide 2019

I can hear the faint jingling of festive cheer and Christmas sparkle. Time to start thinking about gifts for loved ones and all that Christmas food – yum yum! This year I am bringing you an amazing array of gift ideas for the little people in your lives. I think buying gifts for a stocking …

Diet / Fitness, Lifestyle

What I Ate Today – Coeliac Gluten Free

What I Ate Today BREAKFAST No matter how hard I try I cannot steer myself away from a good hearty bowl of porridge. I love Asda Free From Porridge Oats (40g) in a bowl with a dark chocolate Biomel and a dollop of peanut butter. This genuinely fills me up for a good 4 hours. …

Lifestyle, Review

Little Brian Paint Sticks 2-in-1 Art Station

If your children are anything like mine, they love nothing more than pulling all the arts, crafts and paints out of the cupboard to create a masterpiece. Over the years we have acquired quite a selection of crafting materials from pavement chalks to googly eyes and lots of glitter glue (eeek!), you name it I’ve …

Family, Lifestyle, Travel

Christmas Days Out In Devon & Somerset

Last year was all about our move to Somerset, it had over-taken everything. When we moved in September Christmas plans were the last thing on our mind, we were in a new area making our usual festivities unfamiliar. We had a wonderful time though getting settled into our new home and Christmas was still full …

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Sail With Santa, Stuartline Cruises Exmouth

A couple of years ago we were wondering how to celebrate the festive season with the children. We usually pop to Otter Nurseries as it is such good magical fun, but we decided to give Sail With Santa a go. Sail With Santa is located down on the beautiful Marina in Exmouth, hosted by the …

Lifestyle

Seasonal Affective Disorder or Autumn Blues?

Seasonal Affective Disorder? The weekend has been and gone, the rain has returned and it is freezing. I usually love days like these but I’m not feeling very Autumnal today in fact, I think I have the Autumn Blues (if that’s a thing, if not, it is now!). To be fair it seems like we …

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**WIN** TICKETS TO SEE THE RAILWAY CHILDREN AT TAUNTON’S BREWHOUSE THEATRE THIS CHRISTMAS

Believe it or not I’ve never been to the theatre. It has been on my bucket list for a while now and I am so excited to finally be able to go and see a show. I have been very kindly invited to watch the heart warming musical adaptation of The Railway Children which is …

Diet / Fitness, Family

Autumn Gluten Free Slow Cooker Chicken Stew

I am so so excited to share this recipe with you all, it is possibly one of the best stews I’ve ever made (what a statement) – this is a perfect warm comforting meal for Bonfire Night! INGREDIENTS * Chicken Thighs * 3 x Carrots * 1 x Onion * 1 x Leak * 2 …