Arlo loves a pinwheel! I cheat and use shop bought ready rolled puff pastry, because with a six month old I simply don't have time to make my own. I also just don't want to, it's far easier and quicker to use the ready rolled! This recipe is beyond easy and takes very little time … Continue reading BLW Recipe: Pinwheels
Since I started to share Arlo's weaning adventure on Instagram I get a lot of messages asking for tips and help. So it seemed fitting my first blog since my small hiatus should be focussed on my top tips around weaning. (I have a lot of other blogs sitting in my drafts which I will … Continue reading My top tips for your weaning adventure.
Ingredients: 2 small potatoes (F) Spinach (S) 2 eggs (P) 1 tomato (S) Fry lite (F) Salt, pepper and garlic (F) Method: Line a cake tin with baking parchment and spritz with fry lite. Peel and grate the potatoes. Once grated squeeze excess liquid out of the potatoes using a muslin/kitchen roll. Push the grated … Continue reading RECIPE: Slimming World syn free breakfast loaded hash brown.
Ingredients - makes 4 fish cakes to serve 2. 2 medium sweet potatoes 3 small cod fillets 4 babybel light Chopped chillies Garlic 20g golden breadcrumbs Method - Peel and dice sweet potatoes then boil until soft. I used three medium sweet potatoes to make four fish cakes. While the sweet potatoes are boiling, cook … Continue reading RECIPE: Slimming World cheesy melt in the middle, sweet potato and cod fish cakes.
Yesterday morning I found myself once again researching local Slimming World groups after a shocking encounter with the bathroom scales. Well not that shocking let's face it you can't eat pizza, cake and a Chinese takeaway and not expect to gain a few pounds. Even though I've been piling the food in 75 per cent … Continue reading Why I am ditching the group and giving Slimming World online a go.
During my pregnancy the only thing I was dreading apart from the inevitable pushing the baby out of my vagina part, was breastfeeding. It is the most natural thing in the world and yet the thought of my baby sucking on my nipples literally made me shudder. Regardless of my feelings towards it I still … Continue reading How it felt to fail at breastfeeding. My very brief breastfeeding journey.
Arlo's sleep routine is a common topic of discussion. Even amongst my family. Since eight weeks old Arlo has slept between 10-12 hours a night, on the odd occasion he's slept 'just' eight hours, I say 'just' because let's face it that is still remarkably good. First of all let me just say that we … Continue reading Being led by the baby from day one. Arlo’s sleep routine.