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Perfect hot summers day lunch!

Perfect hot summers day lunch!

I've always loved gazpacho, so refreshing on a hot summers day. Also super easy to make, and really healthy too! I love this recipe:  https://www....
Ikigai: the secret to living a longer & happier life

Ikigai: the secret to living a longer & happier life

'Ikigai' is the reason you get out of bed in the morning. It's your purpose, and it's what the Japanese think is the secret to a long and happy l...
It's times like these...Foo fighters opening track at Glastonbury 2017 - this is awesome!

It's times like these...Foo fighters opening track at Glastonbury 2017 - this is awesome!

I was watching this on TV last night, this is so epic! And never before have the lyrics been so apt... I absolutely love this! https://www.youtube...
Easiest mediterranean vegetable tart (& can be made gluten free!)

Easiest mediterranean vegetable tart (& can be made gluten free!)

This tart is super easy, and perfect for a light summer lunch with a green salad. You can make it with normal puff pastry, or with gluten free past...
Beautifully brown & smooth legs in seconds!

Beautifully brown & smooth legs in seconds!

I've faffed around with so much fake tan over the years, just never very successfully! Either it's so streaky, or by the time it's actually worked ...
Easy way to get your daily vitamins!

Easy way to get your daily vitamins!

I recently discovered this fab range of Vitamin sprays! Rather than taking a tablet for each one, you just spray on to your tongue and that's it! I...
Comfiest flip flops ever!

Comfiest flip flops ever!

I love flipflops and live in them in soon as the weather is warm enough. They look fab with my joggers, jeans, shorts and skirts! I like Havianas, ...
What I'm watching... and loving!

What I'm watching... and loving!

One of my favourite times of the day is collapsing on to the sofa having cooked dinner and done the washing up... and watching a good drama for an ...
Amazing bra straps!

Amazing bra straps!

I love to wear vest tops but in the past have had a bra conundrum. Is a white or a coloured bra best underneath? White bras are great as you can't...
iPhone: remember to check your subscriptions every now & again!

iPhone: remember to check your subscriptions every now & again!

The other day, (with my 10 year old son's help!) I managed to locate the 'subscriptions' page on my iPhone just to check what I was being charged.....
Delicious raspberry & banana smoothie

Delicious raspberry & banana smoothie

The kids can't get enough of these, and I often have one for breakfast with a coffee! Super easy, nutritious and delicious too! What you need:  1/2...
Best two things I've bought since lock down...

Best two things I've bought since lock down...

.... a paddling pool and a lilo to go on in it! So the novelty of lockdown wore off quite quickly for the kids, and I racked my brains to think of ...