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The impatient Jelly maker (Review)

I don’t know about you but my boys love helping me make and bake food. However once they have made it they are entirely impatient to wait for it to cook or set until wanting to eat. Well chill factor have decided there was a gap for these jelly loving children who love a good […]

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‘Fiery’ Chicken and Beef Chowmein conducted a survey to find out what foods the UK’s doctors, nurses, police officers, armed forces and fire fighters loved to eat and found that Indian curries, fish and chips and soup were universally loved. They then teamed up with top chef Michael Caines, who developed a range of simple, inexpensive recipes that uniformed […]


My April Degustabox

I received my first Degustabox in December and I loved the idea of receiving a box of food that I wouldn’t necessarily pick up and try when visiting the super market. The idea of the boxes is that you enjoy 10 to 15 surprise products, many are completely new to the market! You can Degustabox every month […]

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A New Addition Visits: Blackpool Pleasure Beach

We recently traveled as a family on a very exciting adventure to the iconic Blackpool Pleasure beach. We had plans of calming waves (beach post to follow) and adrenaline seeking. Lots of Laughter, fun and memory making. This was the farthest I have ever driven for a #anewadditionroadtrip journey so far. Welcome to A New […]


A New Addition Visits: Wendover Woods – The Gruffalo edition

Me and Baby J were invited down to Buckinghamshire to visit Wendover woods and partake in their Gruffalo trail. It’s an hour and 40 minute drive for us but you know how I enjoy my little adventures now I am fighting my driving anxiety. So I dropped Ky at school arranged someone to pick him […]

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One Playsuit 2 looks (The weather challenge)

I was contacted by ASDA and asked if I wanted to take on the challenge of styling one piece of clothing with it being suitable for a sunny day and a not so sunny day. I was given this gorgeous black and white ikat patterned playsuit. Here are my out fit choices. Hat – Next Playsuit […]


A New Addition wears: Converse

If you have been watching my social media recently you will know that I have very much fell  back in love with exercising and have been doing the 30 day shred working my way up to attending the gym daily again. Fashion doesn’t have to end when you are working out and converse are a […]

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Anby Moments Linky 21-27 July #Anby

Hey and welcome to Week 2 of Anby Moments, I can’t explain how excited it makes me that the idea I have had is now up and running and Thank you to everyone that joined in with the first ever Anby Moments last week it means a lot. ALOT. Here is my Anby Moment of […]

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Busy B Diary and WIN £20 Competition

This post is mainly all about the Busy B Academic diary but there is also a competition at the end of this review to win a £20 Busy B Voucher. Yay! I have mentioned lots in this blog that I really struggle to stay organised. I spoke last year about how I had started using […]


Anby Moments Linky 14-20 July #Anby

This is something I have been thinking about for a while and when I try and promote to other people that they can follow their dreams and just go for things they want to I feel like I needed to do as I was preaching so to speak. Below is a video explaining more, which […]

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Nurture Juice – 3 Day Cleanse (Day 3)

It’s the last day of my Nurture Raw Juice cleanse here you can read about Day 1 and Day 2. The boys woke up at 6.20 am today.  It’s now 7.00am  and I should consume ‘Rehydrate juice within an hour of waking up so I best get to it. Oh how I would love to […]

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Nurture Juice Cleanse – Day 2

It’s the second day of my juice cleanse (Read about my: Day 1) and waking up and knowing I wouldn’t have any food touching my lips on a Saturday seems smooth sailing so far but then I haven’t been up long from having weekend snuggles with the boys. I was actually looking forward to my […]

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Nurture Juices – 3 day Cleanse (Day 1)

Yes I am mad I am starting a juice cleanse on a Friday – No food for the weekend whoop! But there is method in my madness. I have a 2 week healthy eating plan that I will be starting soon and I figured what better than to do a 3 day juice cleanse and […]


Top Fathers Day Gifts – Gift Guide 2014

Father’s Day is 15th June, here are some ideas on how to treat your lovely daddy! Whether it’s a luxury gift or a fun gadget hopefully there will be an idea for every Dad! The real shaving company complete grooming kit. The daily face scrub exfoliates removing the dead skin, softening the hair for a […]


A New Addition Visits: Burnley

A few months ago I took on the longest drive I had ever done (At that point and embarked on a journey so that Andy could take the boys to go and visit the family he has up north Here is the video and some photo’s of our journey.