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Butterflies ARE free

Notice more. That’s been my goal for a while.

But gosh it’s hard with my face buried in my iPhone, checking it every three minutes fearing that I might miss something. 120 more words

The Best Drugstore Makeup Products

I can’t be the only one who feels no shame in the fact that I totally use mostly drugstore makeup products right?

Wanna know why I do? 1,659 more words


40 Day Food Challenge – Day 31

An update on the 40 Day Food challenge.  It is soooooooooo tricky to stick to such a small budget!  I am going to give you an insight into how the challenge has actually progressed: 949 more words


Monday Pie - creamy chicken pie made with leftovers.

This recipe isn’t really for a specific size of pie. It is just a plan for using up your leftovers.

Being faced with the remains of a roasted chicken, cold and congealing in the fridge could put you off, but it makes my mouth water. 396 more words


Ardeche: Blackberries, fossils and good food.

So, apart from playing Petanque and drinking the odd Pastis, we spent most of our holiday in Ardeche going on rambling walks in the country side, eager to find all the treasures Mother Nature would allow us to forage. 344 more words


Beneficial beans

Beans and pulses can be super cheap and a great way to increase fibre and protein in your diet. Due to the high protein content they are very filling, even for those members of the family who may baulk at the idea of a meat-free meal. 400 more words


Step by step guide: Prepping for disaster: INTRODUCTION

When it comes to prepping to disaster, it all seems a bit daunting.

As a young mum, I had the best intentions about preparedness for emergencies when the Christchurch earthquakes hit a few years ago. 733 more words