Preserved lemon and cashew gluten-free couscous

Couscous is a staple and easy carbohydrate that can be dressed up and served with all sorts of meals, and something I have always enjoyed, however in our house, we deal with gluten intolerance, so we use a gluten-free couscous, that I recently found and tried out. It is based on maize, so it does […]

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Proper roast potatoes are easy to make

I am not a food snob, but there are some things I am very fussy about and proper roast potatoes fall into my list of things that can and should be made well. I know there are easy to cook frozen brands out there, and those are fine in a pinch, but for me, making […]

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Feeling more confident with Maidenform

I have always been a bit of a fan of Maidenform and their comfortable but also pretty lingerie and took a rather glamorous piece away for our wedding anniversary last year. I am always left feeling more confident with Maidenform when I wear their items. I have lost a fair bit of weight over the […]

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Father’s Son – a review. Vault Theatre

*This is a review post. I was kindly invited to watch Father’s Son in exchange for a review*. I love the theatre, and being exposed to new works, and pieces that are topical, controversial and that don’t always fit the nice narrative we look for in life. Whilst I enjoy the classics we all know […]

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Why I don’t hide my spots anymore.

I stopped hiding my spots anymore. I am not beauty guru, by any stretch of the imagination, but I have learned a thing or two about skincare and I think I am finally get a handle on what works for my skin and what doesn’t. One of the things I don’t do anymore is cover […]

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Pancake day – How do you like your pancakes?

*This is a review post, we were kindly sent items to try* Our family is a huge fan of pancakes and I don’t make them as often as I should or they would like. I am not sure why I don’t make them more often because they are easy to make and we have a […]

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Show a little love of cupcakes with Oggs

*This is a review post. We were kindly sent an item to share about* It’s no secret that we love cakes round here and cupcakes particularly are life. However, finding good cupcakes that are dairy-free to suit our food allergy needs is not always easy. Some look nice but don’t taste great and a whole […]

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Easy family meals.Potato bake with goats cheese.

There are few meals that I pull out when I really can’t be bothered to cook, or want to do no-fuss cooking but know that the kids will eat without complaint. Potato bake with goats cheese is one of those. It sounds posh but it’s really not. This version can be made with meat-free bacon […]

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Teen Take Over Tuesday – Rugby sucks…

Hi, teen here, reporting for the first-ever Teen Takeover Tuesday. Now, this is not the first Teen Takeover Tuesday but the name has recently changed from Tween Takeover Tuesday to Teen Takeover Tuesday. The reason for this: I, teen, have recently graduated from tween to teen. In more formal words – I turned 13!! My […]

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