Quick & Easy Beef Burgers

  I love burgers but I hate getting the frozen ones or ready made ones as they are alway so fatty and you can never be too sure what kind of meat has been used. So I decided to make…

6 Month Review With My Happiness Planner

I have now been using The Happiness Planner for 6 months and thought this was a good time to reflect on how I have benefited from using this type of daily planner. My planner is a monthly planner with dates…

Chicken & Avocado Salad

  I’m one of these people that don’t believe in diets and skipping meals. I love food, I really do! If I don’t eat for a few hours I actually get “hangry” (a combination of hungry and angry, if you…

Day Out In London | New Year’s Day

  New Year’s Day was my daughter Melis’ 4th birthday so we decided to go into Central London for the day. So we got to the train station and boarded the train and as you can imagine Melis was very…

Scrambled Egg, Chorizo & Halloumi Lunch

This recipe is a great filling lunch for one, full of good fats and protein, perfect for a post-work out meal. I will be honest; this concoction came together by pure fluke with left over ingredients left in the fridge…

Our Visit To Santa

This year I decided to book the kids to see Santa at our local garden centre, Ruxley Manor. This will be Melis’ fourth Christmas and Luca’s second, although he was only 10 days old for his first Christmas, this year…

My First Trip To Wembley!

It may not seem like much but this post is about a Bucket List goal achieved as I have always wanted to go to Wembley to watch a football match. I’m not a massive die hard football fanatic but I…

Chicken & Mushroom Pie

Chicken and mushroom pie is my all time favourite pie but I have a confession, I have never had a traditional English Pie, Mash and Liquor.. it is on my list of things to do! But for the time being…

Homemade Vegetable Soup

Growing up I loved my Mother’s winter soups. Autumn/ Winter is my Mums favourite time of the year and it really reflected in her cooking as she would make completely different meals for me and my sisters. She would cook…