To my mother on her birthday. A letter of grief and love.

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.

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Birthday Blues, a message for my mum.

*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.

Admitting to myself that I am not ok.

Grab a cup of tea this is a long one. I feel like I've been picked up by a few people, pulled in conflicting directions causing me to break. I've been temporarily sellotaped back together only to be dropped again. But this time I've broken into smaller pieces, pieces that right now seem a little … Continue reading Admitting to myself that I am not ok.

Babease: The food pouches for the future foodies.

Baby food pouches/jars. Let's face it most of us with children will have used them one time or another. Some more so than others. Some will grab them as a last resort and for others it's a staple part of their baby's diet. Whether you use food pouches to feed your baby for convenience or … Continue reading Babease: The food pouches for the future foodies.

BLW Recipe: Cod fish fingers.

You will need πŸ‘‰πŸ» 2 boneless fillets of cod. 3 small slices of wholemeal bread 2 tbsp oats 1 tsp paprika 1 tsp garlic powder 1 egg A few spoonfuls of flour Method πŸ‘‰πŸ» Blend the bread, oats and spices to form spiced breadcrumbs and set aside. Whisk the egg in a bowl for dunking. … Continue reading BLW Recipe: Cod fish fingers.