I am not going to lie; we are a family of campers. We love sleeping out under canvas and have all the gear (half of it we don’t even need!). The bit we aren’t keen on - and has often tested mine and Mr C’s relationship to the limits - is the getting all the … Continue reading Can a weekend in a yurt turn us from campers to glampers?
From the moment that you wee on the stick and the little blue lines appear you are told about all the different things you will need for your baby. But what about you?! These are all the things that I think parents need to get them through those first few months (I mean years!). 1. … Continue reading My ten parent essentials
I am a firm believer of getting the kids out but I am also a fan of spending time with other grown ups. With this in mind, my mum and I took a day out of our busy lives to hang out and walk around Kew Gardens. Visiting Kew Gardens From Feb to March Kew … Continue reading A Day out without the kids
Week 20 of Invisalign has arrived and that should mean I only have nine weeks left to go. However, I went to the dentist this weekend and have been told that my teeth aren’t moving as much as ‘the computer’ suggested they were so I am going to need another round after these aligners are … Continue reading My Invisalign journey – week 20
This week has been a little hit and miss. It has highlights (100% on Slimming World) and total disasters (fish & chips!) The diet has been all over the place but I made it to boot camp twice and it was a killer. It is outside at the Ageas Bowl in Hampshire. It runs Monday … Continue reading Operation three stone – week two
So it is fair to say that this week hasn't been great. I managed one run before the dreaded sinus infection struck! Therefore, I spent a lot of time resting and eating sweets. Oops! Back on Slimming World this week and I start boot camp tomorrow. Totally terrified about it but going anyway. Right going … Continue reading Operation three stone – week two
I am determined to lose three stone. My clothes hurt, I am unfit and I feel uncomfortable in my own skin. My 'happy' weight is about three stone lighter than I am now so I am going for it. This journey will be documented weekly on my blog and this is the first update. Day … Continue reading Operation three stone