Christmas is coming and I’ve been slacking, so this week I’m back on track and I’m enlisting my trusty slow cooker to help me. This recipe is meat-free, I’ve actually used lentils for the protein to keep the Smart Points value down (all ingredients used are suitable for vegetarians too), but you can either substitute… Read More Hearty Winter Stew and Dumplings for 5 Smart Points *Slow Cooker Recipe*
Working from home allows more freedom than you’d get if you worked anywhere else. It means you can go to work in your pyjamas, take the day off if you feel like it and take as many tea breaks as you like. You’re the boss, after all! Unfortunately you’re also the HR manager, the accountant… Read More Comfort at Work: What Makes Your Office Chair so Special?
I’m about to share something with you that’s a little uncomfortable for me (not gross medical uncomfortable, don’t panic – no boils or plagues here). Normally I don’t talk about this sort of thing, and I don’t think I’d be talking about it at all if I wasn’t experiencing such a noticeable improvement in how… Read More Chemicals Don’t Strangle My Pen, Chemicals Don’t Make Me Sick Again
Christmas is rapidly approaching and people everywhere have already started stocking up on gifts (get it?). It’s great to be prepared, but filling your home with a variety of treasures can put your home at risk. There’s always a huge increase in burglaries over the festive period, and homes without any security measures in place… Read More Home Security – Are You at Risk This Christmas?
Christmas is only a month away, and what better way to celebrate than with a MASSIVE giveaway? Myself and a bunch of other great bloggers have all chipped in to offer our lovely readers a chance of winning a £200 Amazon (the grand prize), and a £50 Amazon voucher for a runner up. Bonza! All… Read More Christmas Giveaway! Top Prize £200 Amazon Voucher!
I’ve always loved Boohoo.com for my own clothes, so when I heard there was a new kids’ range that I could dress my little mini-me in I just had to check it out. I have the issue that I’m sure a lot of parents face – my daughter isn’t a regular size. She’s almost 8,… Read More Boohoo Kids Range: A Review
You don’t need to be vegan to enjoy this delicious recipe, it’s perfect for those with milk and egg allergies too! This recipe makes 8 muffins. Ingredients 100ml Alpro Cashew Drink 2 tbsp Coconut oil 2tbsp Peanut butter 100g Self raising flour 40g Golden Granulated Sugar (or brown sugar is fine) 1tsp Salted Caramel flavouring… Read More Vegan Salted Caramel & Peanut Butter Muffins for 6 Weight Watchers Smart Points
This is a collaborative post. Nights are drawing in, the morning air has a chill and the leaves are starting to fall. A beautiful autumnal wonderland surrounds us but with that coughs and colds seem to sneak our way too. Autumn is the time of year that you should be focusing on your health, but… Read More Five Thrifty Ways to Improve Your Health This Autumn
This post is in collaboration with Printerpix and may contain affiliate links. It’s the time of year where the very organised among us (not me) start planning gifts. Every year I find it particularly difficult to buy for the kids grandparents. When you ask them what they want, the answer is usually along the lines… Read More What Do You Buy Someone Who Has Everything? A Photo Gift, Of Course!
As this blog approaches a year of regular posting habits, I feel ready to branch out into more specific areas. Don’t worry, this blog isn’t going to get all serious on you (and I’m not going to shut it down either) but I have started a second website. As some of you may know, I’m… Read More Latest Deals and Money Blogging