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I have to confess I’m not really much of a breakfast person. I know I should be, but I rarely (in fact almost never) have breakfast, I just don’t feel like it.

I think I also struggle because I’m not really ‘in’ to breakfast food, I don’t really “dig it” so to speak. Even as… Continue reading

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We’ve never tried gluten free cereal in our family, never had a need to. No one is gluten intolerant, however it does make me wonder – what would like be like if we were? I mean have you ever stopped to think how much of your daily meals contain gluten?

If you’re not intolerant, I… Continue reading

Edith's favourite satay chicken skewers

Edith's favourite satay chicken skewers

Every year we have a food festival in my home town of Malton, usually around May. Malton has carved a reputation for itself as the “food capital of Yorkshire” and to be honest that suits me fine! I love food, I love cooking and I have such a thing for trying new foods and new… Continue reading


I used to be SO efficient with meal planning, especially before I had Edie. Each week I’d print out a meal planner and pin it up in the kitchen so that I could see exactly what I had planned to cook… then I slowly stopped doing that.

Meal planning properly can really help to cut… Continue reading

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A couple of weeks ago I went to BlogOn blogging conference which was absolutely fabulous and the legendary goody bags did not disappoint at all!

Everyone had mentioned the fab goody bags to me, saying that they were amazing – the perfect end to a super relaxed, friendly and informative conference. Which… Continue reading

Chocolate cake recipe from Toby & Roo :: parenting and lifestyle blog.

This chocolate cake recipe is one of my favourites – which is saying a lot to be honest as I like cake in general, so it has a fair few others to beat. I’ve just come back from a little trip to London with Adam to watch WWE RAW – the only thing we really… Continue reading

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