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Sunday, 25 June 2017

Ben makes me proud at Slimming World

This last 2 weeks Ben has made me very proud at Slimming World. He is only 11 and he has special needs but I am so immensely proud of him. If you follow me on social media you more than likely will know some of what I am going to say but read on as I haven't posted all of it. If you don't follow me on social media then why on earth not?! (Links are Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Pinterest). Read on to see why I am such a proud mum!


Saturday, 24 June 2017

Bloggers' Summer Galaxy Tab E 9.7" Giveaway

Again I have an amazing giveaway for you which is because I have teamed up with a number of other fabulous bloggers like myself! Together we have made it so one person can win a fantastic Samsung Galaxy Tab E 9,7" which is just amazing. Unfortunately I can't enter but if anyone wants to give it to me if they win I really wouldn't object! If you want to be in with a chance to win read on!

The Ten Truths of Slimming as a Couple!

As those who have followed my slimming journey for some time will know my boyfriend Stuart also follows Slimming World. We met through the mutual interest of Slimming World however had both started our journeys independently. Stuart had got to target with a loss of 22 Stone 7lb, and I was a fair way through my loss when we started dating. However now a few years down the line we have been following the plan as a couple and here I will share the truth of my experiences of the good and bad aspects of slimming as a couple!

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Guest Post - Moroccan Chicken Casserole, Roasted Butternut Squash and Cauliflower Rice by Lisa from Mummy Gummie

Here I have a guest post of a recipe for Moroccan Chicken Casserole with Roasted Butternut Squash Cauliflower Rice, which I cant wait to make with Quorn for me and Chicken for Stuart as it sounds great! It was written by the lovely Lisa from www.mummygummie.com who is quite a new blogger but shares some great posts so definitely worth a read. Lisa has recently started Slimming World too and as you can see this is a great recipe if you follow Slimming World or any other healthy eating plan!

A Coffee Break with Kate from Modern Mum, a farmer, blogger and mum to six!

For this weeks Coffee Break Chat I have had a great chat with Kate who blogs over at www.modernmum.net about her life as a blogger, mum to 6 and working on their family farm. I had lots of questions as I just cant imagine living on a farm so I am sure you will be interested too!

Sunday, 18 June 2017

Accepting Father's Day Is Not For Me And My Dad

Father's Day is here again, a day when we celebrate our dad, the man who was part of bringing us into the world, the man who should be there for you no matter what. That isn't always the case though is it! For me Father's Day is always hard and emotional, not because I am grieving for my dad like some people are but because I am grieving for the Dad that my Father is not and I believe will never be, here I will share why.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Some Questions I Would Like To Ask Breatharians...

The practice of Breatharianism has been around for some time and involves living on sunlight alone see link here from Wikipedia . This week it has hit the media with many articles about a couple who are breatharian and they have two children who they are raising to understand their beliefs but still eat and drink normally. Snopes (here) however have looked into this and claim that there is no proof that breatharians actually live on sunlight alone! There has been a lot of interest in this practice as a result of this couples appearances in the media (an example here) and I feel there are a few questions I would like them to answer should they or any other breatharians read my post!