Health and Fitness, Lifestyle

Marianne’s Portion Plate

As I've been venturing on a new healthier lifestyle this year, following the Slimming World plan and working out at home, I've still been overcoming my issues with portion sizes. I grew up eating bigger than "average" portions, so I guess it's something that just stuck with me throughout my teenage years and now my… Continue reading Marianne’s Portion Plate

Nursery Diaries, Parenting

Amelia’s Learning so Much

Following on from my last post talking about Amelias behaviour since starting her new nursery, I've decided to keep this space as a diary to document her nursery days more. I figure it'll be nice to look back on her time in nursery, also to note things (like issues we think may be nursery related)… Continue reading Amelia’s Learning so Much

Lifestyle, Recipes, Toddler Crafts

Quick Biscuit Recipe

Something I mentioned that we enjoy doing when we're stuck indoors is baking biscuits. This is our quick and easy recipe and how to make them. The last time we made them I didn't have enough ingredients, so I just halved the recipe as this recipe is meant to make 24 biscuits. Ingredients: 200g unsalted… Continue reading Quick Biscuit Recipe

Parenting, Toddler Crafts

Rainy Day Toddler Activities

After spending plenty of time being "stuck" indoors throughout the girls' toddlerhood, be it due to my own anxieties or when Ameila was in a Spica cast during her hip dysplasia treatment, there has been SO many times where I've been at a loose end with the girls, so I want to share some indoor… Continue reading Rainy Day Toddler Activities

Health and Fitness, Lifestyle

How I Workout at Home

I'm definitely not about to claim that I'm an expert of any kind, I'm just a stay at home mama/housewife who's trying to be more active and gain some strength. For years now I have had problems with my knees, my quads are actually really weak, despite being pretty darn thick, so it's really important… Continue reading How I Workout at Home