Making a display board

Making a display board

I wrote a little bit about how I've changed job recently; going from working in a dental surgery to now working in a hotel - a huge change and a steep learning curve! (more…)
Finding plus size swimwear

Finding plus size swimwear

I've not been abroad in years - and in that time I've gained four stone and had a c-section.  When I received an invite to a hen weekend in Spain this weekend I was excited - four days of sun,...Read More
Supplements from Care

Supplements from Care

The shops are full of health food and supplements these days - as much as we try to eat a balanced diet it's tricky to get a little bit of everything we need. (more…)
Japanese BBQ cooking with Yutaka

Japanese BBQ cooking with Yutaka

I love cooking - Mexican, Italian, Greek,Chinese - I'm a huge foodie and my ultimate dream is to run my own kitchen.  When Yutaka sent me some cooking ingredients to try I was intrigued - I've never tried let alone...Read More
#MySkinAndMe: Solving my skin problems

#MySkinAndMe: Solving my skin problems

My skin(especially the skin on my face) has been problematic since my teens - I developed cystic acne aged 17 and it didn't disappear until after I had my son age 29. Until recently I'd not really looked after my...Read More
Review: NutreeLife

Review: NutreeLife

I've been veggie for well over a year now; and I'm really trying to get my diet more balanced - which means finding more protein in the food that I eat. (more…)
Dear sodding Diary: a lonely kind of day

Dear sodding Diary: a lonely kind of day

Tuesday 14th August 2018 Dear sodding Diary, Today started with the decision to step on the scales and weigh myself.  And it was horrific. 16 stones and 10 pounds.  Jesus.  I weighed 15st 10lbs when we went on holiday on...Read More
Summer holidays week 3: I’m skint

Summer holidays week 3: I’m skint

We have so far survived three weeks of the summer holidays, we are half way - huzzah.  So far we have found our new favourite messy play group, had the chickenpox that didn't turn out to be the chickenpox, fallen...Read More
Dear sodding Diary: I’m a sugar and junk food addict

Dear sodding Diary: I’m a sugar and junk food addict

Sunday 12th August 2018 Dear sodding Diary, I'm on the second shift of the weekend, work has been mega busy and my back and legs have been, well, bloody awful.  I'm eating painkillers like Jelly Tots and I'm struggling. (more…)
Cornwall 2018: Beautiful Fowey

Cornwall 2018: Beautiful Fowey

(For Part One click here) Day Two of our holiday and the sun was shining - I wasn't sure what was worth seeing locally so we took a chance and drove to Fowey, a fishing village on the coast. (more…)
A confession

A confession

I have a confession to make. I've fallen out of love with blogging.  And I'm really sad about it. (more…)
Review: Cake by post from Bakerdays

Review: Cake by post from Bakerdays

Cake.  Who doesn't love cake?  I'm definately more of a savoury person but make an exception for cake. Especially a huge slice of carrot cake.  Or coffee and walnut.  Or chocolate.  Okay - I really love cake. You can get...Read More