Happy new-year 2018

Happy new year 2018 and goals

Well this may seem like a really late post, but I have been laid up with really bad flu since new years eve.  It was my daughters 18th Birthday on New years eve and its almost like my body waited until the end of her birthday, and then to stop working for a couple of […]

Healthy Pizza – A guest post by Ewan Buda

My son who is 12 years old has been given a project to do at school.  He has had to come up with a healthy recipe and present it in an innovative way.  I thought it would be nice for him to takeover and post a page on the website, so here it is……………   […]

Home Baked Donuts

Home baked Donut (doughnut?) treats

So as you probably know from my various posts, I am constantly battling with my weight.  Most of all, the thing I find difficult is depriving myself any treats. So I thought I would scour Pinterest and You Tube for some healthier alternatives that taste the same as the original versions.  Furthermore, I came upon […]

Healthy Recipe - Bacon and Cabbage Pasta

Super Quick and Healthy Bacon and Cabbage Pasta Recipe

Super quick recipe I have tried to day that I have really really enjoyed, and with the added bonus that its healthy too! Trying to have a better diet week this week – not perfect as that’s not me, but healthy choices where I can making sure I stay within my points (if I can!!).  […]

Bowl of Healthy Tomato Soup

Healthy Tomato Soup and planning for weightloss

Since my last weightloss post, my weight hasn’t really changed.  We went for our weekend in London and as I weigh in on a Saturday it meant I had 2 weeks where I didn’t really follow a full week on plan. I tried to be healthy where I could and we did a lot of walking […]

Post Running photo of me and Chloe

Back to running? Hopefully back to fitness?

Last year Last year, my running was starting to really come on. I joined Ilkeston Running Club the year before last.  Although I found it hard I was enjoying the social side of running, and the health benefits.  I mean, I definitely would not be the next Sally Gunnell.  But I had brought my 5k down from 38 mins […]

An image of an apple and tape measure

Weight loss: My journey on Weightwatchers so far

So a couple of months ago, I decided that I was fed up of my weight and lack of weight loss.  Last year I had lost weight with Slimming World, but the problem I find with Slimming World is fitting it in with my family.  Don’t get me wrong, its a great diet that’s easy to […]