The Beginning of Tribal Matters

Last week I was featured in What The Red Head Saids The Beginning of Us Series.  A series that looks at how two people got together.  It’s inspired me to do a three post spin-off of The Beginning of Us.  Tuesday bought you The Beginning of Us – Extended Version.  …

The Beginning of You

Last week I was featured in What The Redhead Saids  The Beginning of Us Series.  A series that looks at how two people got together.  It’s inspired me to do a three post spin off of The Beginning of Us.  Yesterday bought you The Beginning of Us – Extended Version.  …

A Brand New Day Week Five

Welcome to A Brand New Day!  A New Linky to fill you with aspiration when you feel like you may be struggling alone. Everyone needs an opportunity to start again.  Draw a line under yesterdays bad day and start again with #ABrandNewDay.  As parents I feel we sometimes set ourselves …

The Beginning of Us – Extended Version

Last week I was featured in What The RedHead Saids  The Beginning of Us Series.  A series that looks at how two people got together.  It’s inspired me to do a three post spin off of The Beginning of Us.  Today we are looking at the beginning of Us – …

Ital Soup

Ital Soup Ital is vital.  It’s from Caribbean Food Made Easy by Levi Roots.  I’m copying the recipe out for you, but amended slightly as we do it a bit differently now. Here is all the credit for it. Ingredients 1ltr of carrot stock.  We use 3 carrots and veggie …

5×50 Challenge Week Four

5×50 is a challenge where you have to walk, run or cycle 5k a day for 50 days.  It started on Sunday 27th April. The philosophy behind 5×50 is that exercise should become a habit not a chore. Here is my weekly update. Day 22 Going out for a walk …

Happy Days #8 Have a Holiday!

Last Saturday when writing my Happy #7 all about the Robot it hadn’t occurred to me that Dave wasn’t working. He’d already had Friday/Saturday off and planned to have the next three days too!  Dave is self-employed and doesn’t always work Monday to Friday. I’ve got used to him being …

Hill Climbs, Night Away and Just Enough Miles

Dave and I love to go on “MISSIONS” on our bikes.  Since I’ve pretty much spent the last year and half being either pregnant or looking after a new-born we’ve not been able to get out on them much.   Our aim is to take the Robot cycle touring, but we …

Two Tiny Hand Painting

Hand Painting We got given a hand painting present as a birth present for the Robot.  It sat on the side for about six weeks, I was eager to use it.  The trouble with new-born babies hands is that they are clasped tight shut.  They don’t open them to make …

Out For a Walk by The River 

Another beautiful Sunday morning.  Again no plans in our household but we like to be out and about.  With a cycling trip planned already for the week ahead we decided to go for a walk. This is where I introduce the 4th member of the family, Daves Austin Allegro.  Ever …

A Brand New Day Week Four

Welcome to A Brand New Day!  A New Linky to fill you with aspiration when you feel like you may be struggling alone. Everyone needs an opportunity to start again.  Draw a line under yesterdays bad day and start again with #ABrandNewDay.  As parents I feel we sometimes set ourselves …

Breaded Hake and Veggie Chips

Breaded Hake with Veggie Chips This recipe is all about the Hake.  I’ll let you find your own way with the trimmings. Ingredients Hake fillets Bread crumbs coriander Lime Butter I’m having a chuck things together week and really haven’t recorded any quantities down.  I’ll happily tell you my method …