My New Year’s Resolution – The 52 Book Challenge

George Books, Entertainment, Health & Wellbeing, Lifestyle

Hi Guys! This year, I really struggled to come up with a New Year’s Resolution that I could willingly commit to. Health and fitness resolutions all seem a bit predictable and almost always fizzle out by the end of January. So I decided to look for something new, something I knew I could commit to! After having a Google around, …

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Badass Brownies: Home-made & naughty but so good.

Susan Books, Entertainment, Family, Food, Home & Garden, Lifestyle, New Skills, Recipes

Jamie Oliver Christmas Cookbook – Badass Brownies with our own twist As soon as the new Jamie Oliver Christmas Cookbook was launched I had to get it.  Being a Jamie Oliver Superfan (I love his cookbooks) this was a MUST HAVE item for my collection. It is going to be right up there this year competing with my ‘Ultimate Favourite …

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Sunday Ramblings and cravings.

Susan Books, Dance, Entertainment, Family, Food, gaming, Health, Home & Garden, Lifestyle

Ramblings Sundays for our family have been fairly chaotic for a long time (Probably for around 10 years or more).  We are part of the group of parents who spend their weekends juggling kids clubs and activities whilst trying to maintain and hold on the notion of quality family time.  Why do we feel like this?  You would think by …

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Calligraphy. Learning a new Skill

Susan Books, Entertainment, Lifestyle, New Skills, Out & About

Calligraphy with Ellen Waldren Last Saturday I had a full day of creativity with a room packed with inspiring women at Southwood Social Hub learning Calligraphy with Ellen Waldren. We were greeted with tables already layed out with our very own bespoke folders labelled with our names written in beautiful Gold Calligraphy.  My heart was singing with excitement, only made …