Feeling pretty foolish!

And I can’t believe I’m actually sharing this but here goes…. I stumbled upon The Muppet’s website while browsing BlogHer and was watching the video about the ‘Mahna Mahna’ song. We have an old Muppet Show on VHS and the kids watch it occasionally. It […]

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Christmas Cake recipe

I made 3 fruit cakes on Sunday; one was a birthday cake for Granddad and the other 2 were Christmas cakes for Aiden’s scouts Christmas fair and the girl’s school Christmas fair. I found this Quick and Easy Fruit Cake recipe and it’s the one […]

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6th Weigh in

For the full story about my weight loss journey, please read….Okay, so it’s not a tumor. Another week, another 2lb loss 🙂 This brings my total loss to 15lb. I’ve lost my first stone 🙂 I’m really happy this morning and still confident that this is a […]

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Tell me about yourself…..

Melksham mum and MamaJ gave me the following award :o) and all I have to do in return is tell, well everyone, 7 secret things about me :os I’ve been working on this post for ages and haven’t been able to publish until now because I haven’t […]

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The Gallery – Something I’m proud of

My first thought was obviously my children but I wanted to move away from the obvious so I picked something that we’ve worked really hard on for the best part of the year. Our garden is now a haven. Even in the chilly November air, […]

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Britmums prompt of the week

I’ve not taken part in Britmums blogging prompts recently as I seem to have had plenty of ideas for posts just lately but today I’ve got a block. The best rule in our house is sitting down at the table to eat dinner together. The kids […]

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Flashback Friday… on a Monday!

With Christmas fast approaching, I’ve started to think about the people who are no longer with us but who live on in our hearts. This is my wonderful Granddad at my aunt’s wedding. He died when Aiden was a baby and my heart still aches when I […]

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34 Days till Christmas

I spent a lovely afternoon yesterday watching Christmas movies upstairs and wrapping presents. Before wrapping could commence though, I had to do a stock check! It took me a couple of hours to gather all the gifts together, make a list of every item then update my excel […]

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