Cesarean Awareness Month

April is currently Cesarean Awareness Month which is an issue that resonates so heavily with me and one I  feel we all need to be more aware of. There is still, unbelievably so much incorrect information,  misguided thoughts and opinions out there surrounding C-Section births. As you may already know, both my children were born by…

Top 10 Things You Need to Know About Blogging and not giving up. 

Wow, what a day it’s been....So I was pottering around at home, having a kick about in the garden with my eighteen month old son, okay he was kicking the ball at me whilst I was trying to hang some washing out, but still - there was a ball, grass and a fair amount of…

Gluten-Free & Sugar-Free Chocolate Cake

Every girl needs chocolate cake in her life. “Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.” ― Jo Brand “Chemically speaking, chocolate really is the world's perfect food. ” ― Michael Levine “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.” ― Charles M. Schulz  If three years ago you had told me…

Blackberry and Coconut Smoothie

This weekend my daughter and I went blackberry picking and our best efforts yielded a massive tub of delicious juicy blackberries.   We froze them with the full intention of creating some delicious and wonderful smoothies which we made today. I didn't realise when I made this one just how good it would taste. Ingredients:…