Beat the Bloat – one smoothie at a time

Last Friday morning was going pretty well, all things considered. Recapping my week as I stuffed the remainder of a packet of ham into 1st born’s wholemeal sandwich (standard – half girl, half salty pork at this point) I had kept everyone alive, not been in trouble with the law…

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Summer Ahoy – The perfect time to start

I sit staring at my phone. With a feeling of mild trepidation, fear and worry. No I’m not willing it to ring……sitting solemnly waiting for that call that will deliver some life altering news and send me in a trajectory unheard of and unknown to the likes of ordinary me.…

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Infused Waters for the Summa’ Time

There have been several moments over the last week where I have suspected that there is a cat after taking up residence in my mouth – you know that dried out, furry feeling your tongue gets when you are dehydrated and you have to peel it from the roof of…

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Is Juice getting a Raw Deal? Just make it Green!

Sugar is a hot topic! In the same way that fat & calories were hot topics several years ago. What with a huge emphasis on calories and fat in the 80’s & 90’s we turned to Diet Soda’s (or minerals as my Nan used to say……cue blank stares from any…

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It’s all change with Nimue Skincare!

I thought we had been broken into in the middle of the night about 2 weeks ago. Why? Because when I got up to go to the bathroom I saw an ageing stranger staring at me from over the sink and momentarily freaked out and start dialling 999. And then I…

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