The Halo+ Review

The Halo+ Review

As a family we try to do what we can to be healthy.   It's a bit of a losing battle when we have a waffle maker on the go most days but where we can we try and make the healthier choices.   Diet fizzy drinks, low fat yogurts,…
Five minute microwave mug cake

Five minute microwave mug cake

What? Yes dear reader.   You heard me.   In just five minutes you can be eating warm freshly made cake.   From a mug.   And it couldn't be more simple.   I made a couple yesterday and took one round to my granny for tea.   Let me…
Ranty Friday — Band Aid 30

Ranty Friday — Band Aid 30

It's back Baby.   Ranty Friday has been brought back for a couple of weeks.   I actually planned to bring it back this week as I saw something in the paper last weekend that made me rage.  And then, as often happens, something else came along to supercede it…
The Gallery — Being a parent

The Gallery — Being a parent

Another great theme for The Gallery this week and one that will no doubt be filled with lots of shots of book bags, dinners and really cute children.  Or parents freezing on rugby touchlines on a Sunday morning.     Sadly none of those scenarios really feature on my parenting…
It’s the small things

It’s the small things

The older I get the more I realise it is the small things that really make me happiest.   No longer is it the grand gestures or events that have taken months to organise.  Nope.   It is the little every day things that make my heart sing. This was really…