Lifestyle

Slow Cooker Sweet Baked Potatoes

Sweet potatoes cooked in a slow cooker? Sounds vile but tastes amazing, I had visions of the potatoes turning into a soggy mess or not cooking at all just sticking to the bottom of the pot. Here’s my how-to… My slow cooker could only fit 2 quite large sweet potatoes in but I know some …

Diet / Fitness

Eats and Exercise

  This week’s eats and exercise is here, I have strayed from the Lean in 15 books as of late and feel completely lost without them so, I’m using them this week. I thought I would share what I’m having for breakfast and lunch also this week. I’m trying to drink a litre of water …

Lifestyle

Naff Off Winter

I have always loved the colder months, you get to wrap up in snuggly scarves, big chunky knit jumpers and trendy boots. However, I have come to realise that in fact I am not really a fan of winter after Christmas. All year I look forward to September when the children go back to school …

Review

bakerdays Valentine’s Letterbox Cake Review

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner you may be thinking or panicking about getting the perfect gift. You could opt for the traditional flowers, chocolates or Prosecco, or you could purchase a more personal, thoughtful gift such as a personalised Valentine’s Letterbox Cake from bakerdays. bakerdays is a Personalised Celebration Cake Specialist, they provide …

Lifestyle

January Favourites – Children’s Edition

  We are a few days into February but I wanted to share the children’s January Favourites. I have selected a mixture of products, toys, books and foods that both Amelie and Charlie have been loving during the month of January. Toiletries The children were given these foaming soaps for Christmas from my mum, they …

Family, Lifestyle

Party Sweet Cones – How-To

I’ve been to a fair few parties over the years and always imagined planning my own child’s party, I’m particular with the details and like things to be perfect – I’m a control freak. Party bags were always a thing you looked forward to at the end of the party – a plastic bag filled …

Review

Prestige Flowers Luxury Valentine’s Day Range – Review

I love flowers and like any lady love receiving flowers, however I rarely get bought any. So when Prestige Flowers kindly sent me a beautiful bouquet from their luxury range I was very excited. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and you may be thinking of gifts for a loved one, you can’t go …

Family, Lifestyle

Coping with Croup

Before I had children I had never heard of Croup, in fact I hadn’t experienced it as a mother until Amelie was around 22 months old. Croup is a condition that affects the windpipe, the voice box and airways to the lungs. When children get croup they have a distinctive barking cough that sounds a …

Review

Caketoppers Personalised Cupcakes – Review

Birthdays, Christmas, Easter, Valentine’s Day, Wednesdays, it really doesn’t matter – I love cake on any occasion. So I was very excited to be sent a couple of fantastic personalised cupcakes to review. As it was Amelie’s 5th birthday this week I thought what better way to celebrate than with personalised birthday cupcakes, what 5 …