3 stone weight loss

Weekly Weigh In: 3 stone weight loss + pics

This week, I am very excited to have hit another weight loss milestone. I got my 3 stone weight loss award. Oh. Em. Gee! Given my ridiculously pitiful past attempts at weight loss and diets, I honestly did not think this was even possible. I never believed this was in me to achieve. How wrong was I?! I… 

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The Shrubbery

Gone Camping.

Last weekend we went camping. It is hard to believe that it was only one year ago I accidentally, unintentionally agreed to Hubby buying at tent, and now here I am eagerly looking forward to each … [Read More...]

Herby quinoa salad

One Pot Wonder: Herby quinoa salad

I love making quinoa salads. Quinoa is a great superfood that is loaded with protein, low in carbohydrates and quinoa salads are a simple way to use up whatever veggies are left in the fridge. This … [Read More...]

adult braces

Photo Update: 6 months with adult braces

It's been 6 months since I got my adult braces (uppers) fitted and 5 months since getting my lower braces. If you've been following along on my social networks, you will have seen me sharing snap … [Read More...]


Weekly Weigh In: Down 3 lbs

The trouble with a Friday night weigh in, is that by time I get home and have dinner (can't eat before stepping on the scales!) it's then too late to start writing a blog post. And then it's the … [Read More...]

breakfast parfait

Quick & easy: Healthy breakfast parfait

  I'm really into my breakfasts at the moment. After years of skipping this most important of meals, I've finally learned that a gallon of coffee does not substitute proper food in your … [Read More...]

Hot top salad

Chicken & Bacon Hot Top Salad

A simple salad can be really satisfying on a hot summers day - easy to prepare, tasty to eat and with just a few extra ingredients, can be a healthy meal the whole family can enjoy. Many years ago, … [Read More...]

1lb of fat

Weekly Weigh In: One fat pound at a time

Time for another weekly weight loss weigh in... Actually I weighed in on Friday night (as usual) but life has been so busy, I've just not got around to updating here on the blog. Sorry! A 1 lb … [Read More...]

Slimming World trifle

My Slimming World Strawberry Trifle Recipe

Just because you are on a weight loss journey, it doesn't mean you shouldn't indulge your sweet tooth every once in a while day. In fact, one thing this journey has taught me is that you SHOULD enjoy … [Read More...]