The simplest and quickest breakfast. These have always been a massive hit with my little man, from the early stages of baby led weaning to these toddler stages. For the porridge bites 👉🏻 3tbsp porridge oats, 4tbsp milk (we use whole milk.) Mix and leave until all mushy (very technical baking term.) If you're impatient … Continue reading BLW Recipe: Porridge Fingers/Porridge bites.
Today is my 29th birthday. One final year of being twenty-something. Feeling reflective I've been pondering on the idea of what I would tell my younger self, knowing what I know now. Dear Sarah, There will be moments in your life of sheer horror and desperation. These moments will break you for a little while. … Continue reading 29-years-old, a letter to my younger self on my birthday.
Since Arlo's journey with food began he's taken to it like a dream. I'm that annoying mum whose baby eats anything you put in front of him (bar couscous and quinoa Arlo can't stand either of those!) I have made such an effort to ensure he gets a good start with food and he eats … Continue reading Eat what you preach. Healthy eating and weaning.
Fail to prepare, prepare to fail (or so they say.) On my previous Slimming World journeys I used to get a lot of messages asking how I kept syn free/low syn during the day thus allowing me to save my syns for chocolate. As I plan on doing the same/similar this time around (keeping relatively … Continue reading Slimming World: Week One Meal Plan
Today you would have been 56. But you aren't here to celebrate and I miss you. That's a massive understatement. I miss you doesn't even come close to how I feel. I long for you. My heart physically aches without your presence. I promised myself I would write a positive post to honour your birthday. … Continue reading To my mother on her birthday. A letter of grief and love.
*The following is a guest post written by my sister.* Mum, if you were here now, and healthy you would have hated turning 56, you would have said "I don't feel it darling, I feel 18" and I would have probably rolled my eyes! But knowing what I know now you would have given anything … Continue reading Birthday Blues, a message for my mum.
Arlo and I were recently sent some products from Vital Baby to try. The following is an honest review of each product. This post is a little later than intended, blame the viral infection that struck down Arlo for over a week, followed by his most recent bout of flu. On The Go Weaning Set … Continue reading Review: Vital Baby