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IoW2017: Godshill Model Village and Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

Our final day of the holiday was jampacked! We began by heading to Godshill and visiting the model village. The children were absolutely captivated by the amazing world that has been created. We were given a leaflet with questions to answer with the intent that it would make us look more closely at every detail. […]

World Chocolate Day 7th July

Oh yes, it’s true! An actual day to celebrate chocolate and therefore chocoholics 🙂 I don’t think of myself as a sweet person (tastes and personality!) I can go months without having a chocolate but then at other times I could sit and eat bar after bar or a whole box. So here are my […]

Wheat Sucks! Adam Cooks Everything

Wheat Sucks! That’s not just my opinion but also that of Adam from Adam Cooks Everything! Check out his website and – even more tantalisingly – his YouTube channel! I have written previously about my own struggle with a wheat free diet since my diagnosis of a wheat allergy in 2001. Adam’s wife and son have coeliac […]

World Milk Day 1st June

It’s World Milk Day! I love milk and drink several glasses of it everyday. My kids love it too and would happily eat milk-drenched cereal for every meal if let them! So to celebrate the day, I decided to make a treat from my childhood, instant milky dessert! At university I would eat a whole […]

Pride comes before a fall (not so happy Easter Monday 17th April)

This is not the post I wanted or planned to be writing. I was all excited and planned to do some celebratory gloating. But I can’t 🙁 You see, I was going to write and film me enjoying Aldi‘s Chocies Easter egg. I have not eaten Smarties in years because they have wheat in them […]