Tiny Tots Playgroup - Misadventurous Mummy

Tiny Tots Playgroup, Preston   About two months ago, I saw a post on one of the local Facebook selling groups, gauging interest in a playgroup.  The poster, Zoe, had realised that there is a lack of places to go with young children in Preston, particularly in our area.  I have found the same problem
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MUSHROOM SOUP - Misadventurous Mummy

Mushroom Soup Back when I first started Slimming World in 2013, I remember we had a taster night, where everybody brings a meal and we all try each others.  This soup was brought by my beautiful consultant, Laura. It looked absolutely gross – a strange brown water solution.  However, I love trying new things, and will
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Ribble Steam Railway - Steam Train Journey - Misadventurous Mummy

Ribble Steam Railway Museum, Preston On 30th May, which also happened to be a bank holiday this year, Myke and I celebrated our 4th wedding anniversary.  Time really has flown by! We have had many adventures in that time though, not least the birth of our son.  I have loved (almost) every moment of our marriage,
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BBQ-PULLED-PORK - Misadventurous Mummy

BBQ Pulled Pork We are a family that love diner food.  It hasn’t helped us much since most of it is very heavy in calories due to the fat, the sauces and extra cheese.  My husband tends to gravitate towards BBQ foods such as ribs, or pulled pork so when I found this recipe, I
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Leeky Mash - Misadventurous Mummy

Leeky Mash My ultimate go to mashed potato.  Originally, this was a recipe that I adapted from the BBC’s Hairy Dieters Cookbook, for a cottage pie to make it syn free. The first time I tried it, the topping didn’t make it onto the pie (oops!).  It is really delicious, and the addition of the
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Infamous Diner Decor- Misadventurous Mummy

Infamous Diner, Manchester   After our afternoon at Jade Spa (See our review here), we had a small wander around Manchester itself. Small wander is a pretty accurate term as I had blisters on my ankles from my very pretty Converse decided to rub me, and I ended up having to wear Myke’s socks, despite
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Spicy Tomato Soup - Misadventurous Mummy

Spicy Tomato Soup Credit for this, the yummiest of tomato soups goes to Bilsat over at minimins.com who lost close to 7st through slimming world and shares all his amazing recipes for success! After adding a couple of ingredients myself, I just can’t make enough of this speed packed soup! Perfect for days when you want something light but satisfying,
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Mushy Pea Curry - Misadventurous Mummy

Mushy Pea Curry Mushy pea curry is possibly one of the strangest, most revolting sounding recipes that tastes absolutely fantastic! It is a must try, great for weightloss since its all free and can be easily packed up with speed foods. If you are missing chip-shop curry, blitz a portion of this and dip your
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Jade Spa Review MisadventurousMummy.com

Jade Spa, Manchester Back in February, for Valentines day I asked Myke to buy us a spa package so as to stay in line with my current zen philosophy of experiences over possessions. I found a brilliant deal on wowcher for Jade Spa in Manchester: 5 treatments plus afternoon tea for £39 each, or £75
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Corned Beef Hash - MisadventurousMummy.com

Corned Beef Hash When I first made this recipe, Myke had recently been eating a lot of corned beef hash and had been wanting some but thought it wouldn’t be Slimming World friendly.  One thing I have always tried to do is to SW-ify all our normal foods, not only so that it no longer
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