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My Long Liebster Award!

  I was very touched to be nominated by three fab bloggers for the Liebster Award. I am so very grateful for these tags, and feel so supported by the blogging community as I stumble along finding my feet as a new blogger. My first tag was from the lovely Breakfast Club Mum. As a fellow working… Continue reading My Long Liebster Award!

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My Lent Challenge – Week 3 Roundup

End of week 3…and… *drum roll* I lost 3 pounds! (and NOT down the back of the sofa). Weight was 12 stone on Wednesday morning. Last week I weighed 12 stone 3lbs. Thank goodness for that. And the other big change this week is that I am thinking less and less about chocolate, and donuts,… Continue reading My Lent Challenge – Week 3 Roundup

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My Lent Challenge – Week 2 Roundup

Well, quite frankly, I am narked. As we enter Week 3 of Lent I have not lost any weight by giving up chocolate, but have put it on. #FML So when I started I was 12st 2lbs and Wednesday morning I weighed 12st 3lbs. RUBBISH. However, in trying to find some positives from the last… Continue reading My Lent Challenge – Week 2 Roundup

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My Lent Challenge – Week 1 Roundup

So it’s Day 8 of Lent and I am pleased to say I have not eaten anything chocolate. The list of foods I normally eat, that I have given up, includes: All chocolate bars and buttons Pain au Chocolat Costa’s medium hot chocolate Nutella Chocolate Digestive biscuits Chocolate donuts Anything with chocolate brought into the… Continue reading My Lent Challenge – Week 1 Roundup

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My Lent Challenge

I posted on facebook and Instagram about the charity creme-egg challenge I took part in at work recently. As a company we are all trying to raise money for a charity in Kenya. You can read about it here. I ate 7 creme eggs in 10 minutes, and came 3rd in the competition. At the… Continue reading My Lent Challenge

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A reason why I should not read the paper…

I have had a bit of ‘Blogger’s Block’ if that is even a term?! Have had loads of things I want to say but can’t seem to get them down on ‘paper’ in the right way. So apologies for the silence..and I hope you are all enjoying this brand new year. Today I am going… Continue reading A reason why I should not read the paper…

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The chocolate coin review

The Dream Me: Hmmmm I think I will do a little lighthearted informal review of chocolate coins, seeing as how I like chocolate, and its ‘that’ time of year. The girls can taste-test them and we can do a little chart and it will be ‘funny’… The Reality I pick the girls up from school… Continue reading The chocolate coin review