Getting Festive

So tomorrow everything goes a bit Christmas mad for a few weeks. As a young family we’ve put quite a bit of thought into Christmas and the traditions we want to build with our little people. Toddler monster is becoming more aware and more susceptible […]

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Shaving

Since I went back to work all of my blog posts have started with an excuse. It’s been a really hard few months balancing work and family. I also love running and I feel that I’m finally getting my fitness back after bringing baby-monster into […]

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Bamboo tooth brushes!

Most of my posts have been food related but there have been lots of other changes going on as well. However, they’ve taken longer to embed and I wanted to wait until they were established before I wrote about them. Bamboo tooth brushes is such […]

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Foraging

 We are on a “No Spend” month in our house which means we’re trying not to make impulse purchases or spend on stuff that’s not essential. So today I took the Monsters on a foraging expedition; free and fun. The Autumn berries seem to be […]

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Meringues!

I’ve never followed a vegan diet but I’ve always been quite fascinated by the craft of creating amazing dishes entirely from plants. I follow a few vegan groups to learn about new recipes and ingredients and when I found out about aquafaba I had to […]

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Getting Started

A discussion with a friend of mine inspired this post. We were discussing my projects over a toddler picnic lunch amd she expressed that she “wouldn’t know where to start!” This struck a chord with me because at various points over the last 12 months […]

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Camping without plastic

This year we’ve pushed the boat out and treated ourselves to a new tent. Family camping is going to be our thing for the next few years in a bid to have some cheap holidays and reduce our use of planes. We decided to christen […]

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Green Cleaning!

 So here’s another post I’ve been meanimg to write for a while! I signed up to Splosh cleaning products back in May and I’ve now got the the point where I feel I can write a bit of a review. Just to be clear I […]

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Elderflower and Strawberries!

I’ve not managed to post over the last week or so as I’ve been mega busy but I have a couple of little projects ready to share. Elderflowers are in season and I love their pungent smell. There are loads of things you can do […]

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