French Toast Mornings

When we become mummies, we quickly learn to think of everybody else first, to prioritise others' needs and feelings, and to take control of the little things that need doing, whether laundry, day-to-day chores, or cooking. We become the carers in the family unit, and that is something that is a sudden and dramatic change that doesn't seem to want to revert at any point. We reason that you can't … [Read more...]

One Teaspoon of Turmeric A Day…

Yesterday was February 2nd, Imbolc, and the second day into my Be Selfish, Get Healthy month. Unfortunately, it hasn't started in the best way considering I am suffering with a chest infection and chronic cough, which is no fun at all. This means I am out of the gym, unable to work out, and it's so beyond frustrating. But there are always other ways and means of working on your body and health … [Read more...]

Is It February So Soon?

How quickly the first month of 2016 has flown, and already we find ourselves in February. Here, February has descended with bitter-cold winds but gloriously bright sunshine. It is the perfect combination of Winter and Spring—very apt when considering tomorrow is Imbolc; the halfway point between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. In some ways, I can't help but wonder if I spent my … [Read more...]