Me and Mine Project 2017 – February 

This month will be a very short post I’m afraid. After writing last month and thinking about how I needed to get a photo of “my house family” – this is including my mum and dad who we live with, and how I realised that we didn’t have one. And then, suddenly and without warning,… Read More Me and Mine Project 2017 – February 

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Me and Mine Project 2017 – January

I came across the Me and Mine Project this morning on twitter, and decided there was no better post to relaunch my blog with! The purpose of the Me and Mine Project is to get in front of the camera, with photos of the entire family, and to post about what you’ve been up to… Read More Me and Mine Project 2017 – January

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Tiny Tots Playgroup, Preston

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… Read More Tiny Tots Playgroup, Preston

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Mushroom Soup

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… Read More Mushroom Soup

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Misadventurous Mummy Reviews: Ribble Steam Railway Museum, Preston

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,… Read More Misadventurous Mummy Reviews: Ribble Steam Railway Museum, Preston

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BBQ Pulled Pork

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… Read More BBQ Pulled Pork

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Leeky Mash

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… Read More Leeky Mash

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Misadventurous Mummy Reviews: Infamous Diner, Manchester

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… Read More Misadventurous Mummy Reviews: Infamous Diner, Manchester

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Spicy Tomato Soup

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,… Read More Spicy Tomato Soup

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Mushy Pea Curry

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… Read More Mushy Pea Curry

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