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Oats. Lovely, cream, round oats.  Funny things really.  However in my attempt to get healthy and stop feeding my baby ready made baby treats I have discovered the wonders of these little things.  If your toddler is anything like mine they will do anything to steal a biscuit or three.  Feeling increasingly guilty about being […]



Ketchup My little boy clearly takes after me;  I am an incredibly fussy eater and above all, I can’t cook.   Benjamin knows what he likes and sure as anything knows what he doesn’t.   Concerned at the lack of healthy protein he was getting (obviously my husband’s diet was rubbing off on me) I decided we […]

The truth about Sleep

The truth about Sleep Oh how I miss it. If sleep was an olympic sport I could have been a repeat gold medal champion without a doubt. I loved it. So much. But I took it for granted. Before I had my little boy I remember moaning (frequently) about how “tired” I am , that […]

My husband’s 3 month healthy eating plan

My husband’s 3 month healthy eating plan My husband has signed up to a 3 month ‘healthy eating plan’. It is driving me to distraction. The kitchen is full of avocados, broccoli and bananas. No more biscuits, no more naughty treats. I have watched as he painstakingly measures and prepares his breakfast, lunch and dinner […]