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 cooked Japanese food before. From the website - "The Yutaka range of authentic Japanese food products was introduced to the UK....{Click Here to 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…)
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 down the stairs and mummy has grown considerably fatter. Huff. (more…)
Between the covers: The Bookshop Detective by Jan Ellis

Between the covers: The Bookshop Detective by Jan Ellis

After loving The Secret I was keen to move onto my next read - The Bookshop Detective by Jan Ellis as part of a book tour from Blooming Book Tours. It's the second week of the school holidays and I'm reading most evenings; mainly because it helps me de-stress and stops me raising the cupboards and eating junk food! (more…)
Staying healthy: keeping my head above water

Staying healthy: keeping my head above water

In the last eighteen months I'm ashamed to say that this blog contains many, many failed weight loss attempts. Slimming World, Weight Watchers, Calorie Counting, shakes... I've failed on all accounts and although I've not regained all the weight I've lost I'm in a worse head space than when I started. (more…)
Water Birth

Water Birth

What is a water birth? A water birth is essentially birthing in the water. You may choose to have your water birth in a tub or a birthing bath at home, in a hospital or in a birthing centre. The choice is only limited to the facilities available to you in your area. Is a water birth safe? Water births....{Click Here to Read More!}
The holiday blues

The holiday blues

Hi, my name is Lisa and I massively suffer from the holiday blues. We got back from our holiday a mere two weeks ago - we spent a week in Cornwall.  It was fabulous, and I cried when we left. (more…)