woof wednesday

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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Udilicious Snacking!

You may have seen on your supermarket shelves some new goodies from Udi’s. Despite trying to stick to a diet I couldn’t resist the opportunity to try some of the latest range for myself and was delighted when a box of Udiliciousness arrived on my doorstep 🙂 A few lovely snacking options inside, it was […]

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Chopping & Cooking: Skenda Knives

I was delighted recently to be offered the opportunity to give a set of Skenda knives a try. I’m not the safest girl in the kitchen with sharp things but really liked the look of these. I love how the bold bright colours fit in with my kitchen bits and bobs and I love the […]

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Chocolate Christmas Cake

  This Christmas I’m not actually doing any baking as I’m really trying to be strict with myself about losing weight and getting fitter. Gradually the dizzy migraines are subsiding so on good days I’m really working hard at reaching my targets. That’s not to say the hunger pangs don’t strike when the Timehop app […]

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Turkey Thursday…Planning For Leftovers

Now we’re in December, many of you will be making shopping lists for food as those valuable online delivery slots for Christmas get snapped up. This is one of those times I’m quite happy to only have to worry about feeding myself and Stella. Supermarkets go bonkers, shoppers forget that most of the supermarkets will […]

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I’m Still Not A Hairy Biker

I was talking to a friend the other day about trying to lose weight without giving up tasty food while I can’t exercise as much as I’d like. When he mentioned the Hairy Bikers diet cookbook I thought back to my lasagna experiment but then he said pie. Pie?! Who doesn’t like a pie? I know […]

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