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Little Tummy baby food – A review

June 18, 2020 admin 0

We started weaning Layla at 6 months just as we did with the boys but unlike with the boys this time we have done a combination of pureed foods and baby led weaning. We have chosen to do a mix of the two methods for a couple of reasons 1. I find it easier to know how much Layla has actually consumed when using the purees and 2. I do worry about choking when doing […]

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5 Top Tips By A Paediatrician On How To Start Weaning

June 8, 2020 admin 0

Weaning can be a fantastic journey to go on with your little one but it can also be a scary time, especially for first time parents. Add to this the new(ish) hype about baby led weaning (BLW) and it can feel very daunting as you prepare to go from giving your baby nothing but milk to all of a sudden allowing them to chow down on pretty much everything (within reason). Despite Layla being my […]

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Everything you need to start weaning your baby

May 8, 2020 admin 2

This week is national weaning week (4th May – 8th May) and it just so happens to fall the week before Layla turns six months old which is when we plan to start our very own weaning journey. Despite having done this twice before with the boys I still feel very nervous, as well as a tad excited, about the whole weaning process and so I’m trying to get myself organised in advance. One of […]

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How to access a food bank

March 21, 2020 admin 0

With the current climate the way it is the stark reality is that more and more people are going to need to access a food bank in the coming weeks and months. Firstly I want to make sure that you understand this is nothing to be embarrassed about, whether you have needed one before or whether you need one now due to the impact of the corona virus on your financial situation. Whatever position you […]

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Free Family Events at McDonald’s

October 1, 2019 admin 12

#AD Last weekend we were invited down to our local McDonald’s restaurant in Chester to experience one of their free family events and were lucky enough to be able to take not only our own boys but a few of their friends along with us too. Now McDonald’s is a well known brand and one that is usually associated with tasty food, treat teas, and Happy Meals by children and a great place for a […]

5 reasons why Sapporo Teppanyaki Liverpool is the best place for your Christmas Party

September 19, 2019 admin 0

Earlier this month my family and I were lucky enough to be invited back to Sapporo Teppanyaki Liverpool to try out their Christmas party menu and what a wonderful evening we had. So much so that I would recommend it to anyone who has been tasked with organising a Christmas party this year and here are 5 reasons why…   5 Reasons why Sapporo Teppanyaki Liverpool is the best place for your Christmas Party   1.Fun […]

8 plum recipes for you to try

August 24, 2019 admin 0

Do you have a plum tree but don’t know what to with all the plums? Or maybe you have bought an excess of plums and need to use them up before they go off. Well here are 8 tried and tested plum recipes for you to try for yourself.   1.Plum Compote How about using Daisies & Pie’s  plum compote recipe and then serving it with some tasty Greek Yogurt as part of a healthy breakfast […]

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The Sapporo Teppanyaki in Liverpool

February 28, 2019 admin 0

Last week I was invited over to Liverpool to try out the new menu at the Sapporo Teppanyaki restaurant and took my mum along with me for her birthday treat. If you haven’t been to a teppanyaki style restaurant before then there are a few things you need to know before you book.   1.It is a Japanese style restaurant which leads to number….. 2. The food is cooked and plated up as and when it is […]

Festive food and drink treats

December 4, 2018 admin 0

There is something about Christmas that see’s most people indulging in gorgeous food and drink that they other wise might not, for me the big one is flavoured cheeses. Then there is the array of food that only appear at Christmas that I can’t seem to get enough of, yet wouldn’t ever think to eat in any month other than December, like mince pies and Christmas pudding. Christmas really is a time to indulge in […]

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Afternoon tea at Inglewood Manor

November 30, 2018 admin 0

This week I had the absolute pleasure of being invited to Inglewood Manor for one the most quintessential of English customs, afternoon tea, and I was delighted to be able to attend. I have wanted to visit Inglewood Manor for a long time but until now had never had the chance, so as you can imagine I was excited to get the opportunity to go and have a look around for myself. Inglewood Manor is perfectly […]