Weekly Meal Plan #2 – A Baby Led Weaning Friendly Meal Plan

Last week’s meals have been a hit so far, even with the baby (well, she enjoyed playing with them at least!). The lentils in the beef mince worked really well, you honestly wouldn’t have noticed they were there if you didn’t know. The five days of meal plans worked out well, so I’ll be aiming to stick to that going forward. Our next five meals are : Wrap pizzas –…

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Weekly Meal Plan #1 – Baby Led Weaning Friendly Meals

I’ve been meal planning for quite a while now, but have falling in to the trap of eating the same meals week after week. Now that we are starting to wean Carrie I’m going to be shaking things up a bit as I want her to try a wide variety of foods. I currently plan five days worth of meals at a time, I do one big shop and find…

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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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