Slow cooker vegan mung bean and spinach dahl recipe

This slow cooker vegan mung bean and spinach dahl recipe is a great one to pop in the crockpot mid-morning for a hearty dinner later in the day. It’s vegan, it’s cheap and filling. This is a nutritionally balanced recipe…

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The ultimate guide to the best family films that both children AND adults will enjoy

You lovely lot seemed to enjoy my ultimate guide to the best Halloween TV shows and films for families with young children and my ultimate guide to the best family Christmas films so much that I thought I would do…

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Getting married in a month at Newcastle Civic Centre and Hotel du Vin Newcastle

We did it! We successfully got married in the space of 38 days from the decision to saying I do! I recently told you all about why we decided to get married after 11 years and why we were doing…

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AD: Love notes to my mam for Mother’s Day

Nothing brings back a memory like a smell does it? When I gave birth to my daughter and I was healing, people recommended I put lavender essential oil in my baths to promote recovery. Now the smell of lavender reminds…

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Coronavirus has highlighted that the way we handle sickness in employment needs to change

When I’m not running this blog I have another job. I’m a service improvement and performance officer. I’m responsible for improving services organisations through analysing their procedures, policies and performance data and helping them to create better strategies, policies and…

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