Afternoon Tea at Marco Pierre White Restaurant, Hotel Indigo Cardiff

*Disclosure – We were invited along for complimentary afternoon tea and drinks, as usual, all opinions are my own.* You may click on this link and think, hang on, doesn’t she have gestational diabetes? Why the hell is she going out for afternoon tea? Well, you would be right to think that! Afternoon tea right now would be torturous with carbs and cake being pretty much no go areas. I’m…

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Winner Winner Birds Eye Chicken For Dinner!

I am always on the hunt for quick and convenient meals, ideally straight from the freezer and not full of crap. Aria comes home from nursery starving, and constantly nagging for food, food that she needs now! Being pregnant I am losing a lot of patience and really need food that I know Aria will enjoy, I simply don’t have the energy to go through the whole fussing and whinging…

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Recipe : Quorn Mince Faggots with Leek & Potato Mash

With a baby on the way and the best intentions for the new year, I’ve decided that it’s time we started to look after ourselves as a family, and also the environment. Switching to Quorn is such an easy and achievable way to do this. We aren’t vegetarians but the benefits of eating Quorn just make sense, and it tastes delicious, win, win! As a family of meat eaters we’ve…

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UK Degustabox December 2017 – Unboxing & Review

Our Degustabox* arrived a little earlier than usual this month which was a lovely surprise in the crazy run up to Christmas. Aria and I couldn’t wait to get unboxing the December Degustabox and trialling the delicious contents. The December Degustabox was another hit for Aria and me!  This month’s Degustabox ticked all the boxes with some (very delicious) chocolates, savoury snacks, drinks and more. As you can see from…

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My Plans for a Stress Free Christmas Dinner

Christmas dinner is one of the most stressful dinners to cook, I personally spend weeks stressing and worrying about it, sometimes even months. I’ve been known to make a lot of shortcuts in the past, I’ve even gone to a local cafe to pick up a three course Christmas lunch ready to be served before now! This year I am determined. I will cook my own Christmas dinner. With some…

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