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Food, Parenting, Writing

In Search of White Space

November 14, 2018 | No Comments

I’m currently munching my way through a bag of chips, because I take the adage of “feed a cold” seriously. I feel that we need a better description for something that is not just a dripping nose. Because while my body aches and my throat hurts and my head is pounding, I know this is not real flu (as Ben had that earlier in the year and it is much more serious). Can we call it “clu” instead? Or a “flucold”? As in, “I’m feeling really rough, I’ve got a flucold?” Continue Reading…

Books, Food, Style

October Favourites

October 12, 2018 | 6 Comments

Hi guys!

It’s time for another ‘favourites’ round up. This month I’m…

Thinking about

Blogging. Us bloggers have been talking about whether blogging is still relevant. Do you have loads of blogs you read consistently? Or just a few favourites you check when you get an email about a new post? Or do you simply not have time and prefer to read snippets of peoples’ lives through social media? Continue Reading…

Books, Food

August Favourites

August 7, 2018 | 2 Comments

So it’s been a while since one of my catch up type posts, but today seemed like a good day to write one. It was a bit of a bleh Monday to be honest. Left my umbrella at home on the one day it bucketed down. A lone pimple blossomed between my eyebrows and I think it gave me a day long headache. Got the times mixed up and sent my husband to pick up my daughter 30 minutes too early from school (I swear I have selective amnesia because every week I get confused – it doesn’t help that it’s different on every day!).

Anyway, I have much to be grateful for, but that doesn’t mean we can’t be real and speak about the days that are not so good, where we feel like we may combust from stress (or as my business partner put it: “my head feels like it’s full of bees”). Continue Reading…