Tag Archives: healthy eating

Mindful Eating Challenge

Last week we embarked on a mindful eating challenge. We were given the challenge by Legal and General who organised a five day recipe box to help us on our journey. Every single day of our lives we cook things that are convenient without giving it a second thought. So many times I’ve wanted to change the way we eat …

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Arla Big Milk Review

Milk seems to be the bane of my life at the moment. I seem to spend so much time making formula milk for P3 and receiving demand after demand for “a big one milk bottle” from P2. Then there’s P1 who really should be having more for her bone strength and growth. P2 is addicted to cows milk in a …

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Our Weaning Journey – Annabel Karmel Toddler Meals

The other week we had an extremely exciting delivery in two batches for the girls. Annabel Karmel had sent us some awesome products to help with our mealtimes. As a parent or Grandparent, feeding times can be stressful when kids are involved. Whether that’s due to owning a fussy eater or lack of time or the mess so I was …

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My Sunday Photo – 10/05/2015

I have taken a real back seat on the healthy eating and exercise thing which is certainly not what I wanted to do as I have a dress to fit in for a wedding in two weeks. But I have and I’m quite ashamed really. Yesterday, the postman delivered to me two exciting fitness related things for me; my new …

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Around the World in 3 Days with Bernard Matthews Turkey Chunks – Day 2 India

I really love being part of the Bernard Matthews Family Panel. It’s been so much fun and super challenging too. The latest challenge was to cook for three days in a row using Bernard Matthews Turkey Chunks as the main ingredient. Bernard Matthews provided all the ingredients, which was astounding, and the three dishes we would be cooking. Oh and …

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My Healthy Habit with Juice Plus – Week 6

My weigh in this week was: Weight: 45.4 kg Hips: 28in Waist: 25in L thigh: 18in R thigh: 18in Tummy: 28in L arm: 9in R arm: 9in Bum: 33in This week wasn’t much better than the last. We had P2s birthday and so many cakes, sweets and junk food it was ridiclous. I had some sort of major food breakdown and …

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My Healthy Habit with Juice Plus – Week 5

Weight: 43.6 kg (6st 11lbs) Hips: 28in Waist: 25in L thigh: 18.5in R thigh: 18.5in Tummy: 27in L arm: 9.5in R arm: 9.5in Bum: 33in I’ve put off weighing and measuring this week. With everyone just getting over illnesses, with me also having s migraine, putting it bluntly I’ve been eating a lot of crap! It’s actually not gone so …

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How To Cook Easy Fajitas with Bernard Matthews Turkey Breast Chunks

I’m really enjoying being a part of the Bernard Matthews Family Panel, I’m even featured alongside the other parent bloggers which is super exciting. Our most recent challenge was to create a quick and simple family dish using Roast Breast Turkey Chunks and with everyone pretty poorly here it was fantastic to be able to rustle something up pretty quickly. Armed …

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My Healthy Habit with Juice Plus – Week 4

This weeks weigh in: Weight: 44 kg (6st 13lbs) Hips: 28in Waist: 25in L thigh: 18.5in R thigh: 18.5in Tummy: 28in L arm: 9.5in R arm: 9.5in Bum: 33in With regards to our eating. We had a Hello Fresh box delivered on Monday which is full of fresh, healthy foods and recipes. It’s been really wonderful to cook a healthy, …

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My Healthy Habit with Juice Plus – Week 3

I’m slightly late with posting my progress this week, it was meant to be done last Thursday. I’ve been trying to find time to take photos of myself but I’ve been so busy. I think I’ll start doing the photos every fortnight. This week I’ve put some effort into this process. I have watched the size portions I’m having and …

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My Healthy Habit with Juice Plus – Week 2

I’ve been really worrying about the weigh in this week. I’ve now been on Juice Plus for two weeks. I’ve also been exercising religiously using the app that I spoke about last week. I’d hoped I’d lost some weight. I feel skinnier. In reality I don’t think I am and the scales confirmed that. Weight: 45.6 kg (6st 13lbs) Hips: …

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My Healthy Habit with Juice Plus – Week 1

Yesterday marked the end of the first week since starting the Juice Plus diet. I am actually quite proud of myself for reaching the end of the first week without stuffing my face in secret full of yummy biscuits we were given at Christmas. I’ve managed to stick to 2 shake and one meal a day, I have only had …

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