Ok I realise it's a a BIG Hollywood-worthy TITLE, a grand old statement but it's the truth, really-changing my diet has changed my life! I know, I know, I've written about my relationship and complete and utter love affair with food a lot here (along with sharing my recipes) but hear me out (again) recently I've had an epiphany, a change of heart somewhat, a shake up in my fridge and life.
Huge fans of the first film, Dolphin Tale (the touching story of the bond between a boy and a dolphin Winter, whose tail was lost in a crab trap), we simply can't wait to watch Dolphin Tale 2 this half term.
As a list maker and lover, and sometimes it must be said, forgetter of things I love and need-this week I'm noting all the lovely items we've been sent for review recently that are making me smile!
Hi guys After an incredible week last week with over 89 posts linked up last week, I'm back again with #brilliantblogposts welcoming all bloggers to link up their posts in any genre. I ask you kindly add my badge or link back to my blog on your posts and comment on at least 2 posts linked up along with my own minimum please.
Last weekend saw us head to the stunning Ox Pasture Hall Hotel for a weekend break. You can read our review HERE-warming you will want to either get a train or move to Yorkshire as soon as you do and you'll feel very hungry!
We're often kindly offered breaks away thanks to this blog here but they're usually a little far for us to head to for a weekend now that Oliver has started school...However, thanks to the lovely The Boy and Me who recommended us to review the Ox Pasture Hall Hotel, we found ourselves not too far from home, in the picturesque seaside town of Scarborough for a gloriously sunny weekend of fresh country air, fine food and family fun!
Yes I'm a full time professional blogger but I'm always learning. Some refer to me as an expert but this is an ever-changing, exciting brave new world so not sure about that but let me tell you, parenting bloggers are HUGELY influential game-changers.
Anyone else feeling a little drained as we approach the end of the first term for our school starters? (Say yes, tell me it's not just me, please)! If you are, you'll no doubt relate to this list below!
As a huge fan of Christy, the towel makers to Wimbledon Tennis, I'm honoured to share a competition with you where you can win over £350 worth of luxuriously chic towels, candles, bedding and home fragrances.
Thanks to twitter I've gotten to know Cloud 9 Skin Solutions, an innovative new British skincare brand, paraben and cruelty-free, dedicated in creating solutions for specific skin problems. Launching with an initial range of five stand-out products, the brand empowers users to restore the natural beauty of their skin, using the unique blend of natural ingredients in all the Cloud 9 Skin Solutions products.
Those who follow this blog know that I love a good pamper session and that's exactly what I had last week thanks to Allertons in Leeds!
It's that time again, Brilliant Blog Posts-the chance to share the posts you are most proud of and to discover new blogs to follow!
If you guys follow my style blog mummysgotstyle.com too, you'll know I'm a bit bit obsessed with fashion and how empowering and transformative clothes can be-and now the weather is turning, it's time to add another coat to the collection.
For those who follow my blog, you'll know just how passionate I am about healthy food and snacks for my kids and myself. I love that this video by Ella's Kitchen has been dubbed a 'Good Snacking Revolution' and is basically a mini picketing demonstration from a bunch of socially conscious tots who are standing up for their right to healthy snacks!
Loving Brummy Mummy of 2's linky Wicked Wednesdays, a linky that showcases your out take family pictures so we can all have a laugh (and they are hilarious)...so this week I'm sharing this one-that Marlon Brando-esque unimpressed look by my youngest son Alexander, 2.
Simone Lanham is a mum, wife and former TV journalist. A New Zealander living in London, she owns entertainment company Incognito Artists . When elder daughter was diagnosed with autism, Simone and her husband set up the Sewell Foundation in NZ to offer information and assistance regarding biomedical and early intervention to families and practitioners treating autism.
In September my son Oliver started school and in many ways, so did I.
Yesterday was a perfect Autumnal day at the RHS Garden Harlow Carr in Harrogate. With the trees turning russet and golden, it was a beauty to behold. I think Autumn might just be my favourite season of all-a time of change, leaves mature, reach their peak, the air is still warm yet fresh and Yorkshire, my friends is at its finest.