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Strawberries & Pimms; It Must Be Summer!

England. June. What sums up Summer more than a fresh bowl of strawberries or a refreshing glass of Pimms? I love both so I was delighted to find some new ideas for these seasonal treats. Strawberries boast an abundance of vitamins and antioxidants; they are undeniably delicious, yet equally nutritious. The red fruit is a […]

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Slicing Out Sugar With Slissie

My name’s Lisa and I’m a sugarholic. Always have been. The weight loss and fitness I’ve been so proud of have absolutely nothing to do with cutting out chocolate. I just eat less and move more. Having said that, since I met the lovely boyfriend, a few pounds have crept back on and are proving difficult […]

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No Coffee Coffee Cake

I don’t know about you, but, if someone offers me coffee cake, I expect at least coffee-flavoured sponge, or, coffee-flavoured icing. However, coffee cake just means it’s a cake traditionally served with coffee. Personally, any sort of cake goes with any sort of beverage, if you ask me! I found a new (to me) healthy […]

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The 25 Question Food Tag

Yet another tag post shamelessly pinched from Kim at Northumberland Mam but she does find the best ones!   1. What’s your favourite breakfast?   Raisin pancakes drizzled in maple syrup…so delicious 🙂    2. How do you drink your coffee?   When I’m out it’s a soy latte. When I’m in it’s good old […]

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Simply Scrumptious

I promised not to go overboard with gushing about how this year’s Valentine’s Day was my best ever. However, this brownie recipe is just too good not to share! I found the original deliciousness at the Only Deco Love blog though I didn’t really believe that the 3 ingredient recipe would work…especially as I was […]

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Woof Wednesday: The Great British Bark Off

Yes, a certain very popular TV show is back on telly tonight, so, in honour of that, I’ve browsed the interweb and found some Summer recipes for our four-legged friends. Stella loves the Billy & Margot ice cream of course but it’s good to make things at home too…these are all on my to-do list, […]

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New Ways To Get Your Five-a-Day

As part of my #fattytofitty regime, I’m walking more and exercising more, as well as more healthy eating and drinking too. Healthy Drinking Everywhere I turn it seems subliminal messages are telling me to do something about my frankly pathetic water intake. So, I jumped at the chance to try a new concept in drinks bottle. Called […]

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