Do You Need To Get Over Yourself?

pregnant woman. Yourself?

‘Lila, Do You Need To Get Over Yourself?’ 38 weeks pregnant, uncomfortable and too hot, I struggled to get to sleep for the 5th night in a row, in the the busy antenatal ward.  Being admitted for observation the previous week had not been in my plan.  I had hoped to spend the last remaining … [Read more…]

***Beautiful Pavlova***

Ingredients 6 egg whites 250g caster sugar 1 tbsp cornflour 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 tsp white wine vinegar Cream and fruit to decorate Method Whisk the egg whites at a high speed in an electric mixer until they are white and stiff Then turn the mixer to a medium speed and slowly add the … [Read more…]

20% OFF The Grocery Bill!


I had never given much thought to how much money we spent on groceries, until recently.  Our weekly grocery shop (plus maybe a mid-week top-up)  seemed to be getting more and more expensive, and so I looked through the bank statements for previous months and totalled up how much we had used our debit cards … [Read more…]