Butternut Squash Soup

This is a variation on a soup recipe given to me by my mum. She had followed their recipe as part of the diet plan she was on (I never remember which popular chain it was so I'm not naming for fear I get it wrong!) But obviously diet recipes are limiting to fit in… Continue reading Butternut Squash Soup

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Best freebies for mums and mums-to-be

There are loads of freebies and samples available for mums and mums to be - you just have to know where to look to find them! Here are a few of my favourites and where to find them: Bounty I 100% recommend the Bounty app and picking up their packs from ASDA if possible. The… Continue reading Best freebies for mums and mums-to-be


Nescafe Gold – a pregnancy treat with no need to cheat

Caffeine (or lack of) is one of the first things mentioned by a midwife, well-meaning mother, and even complete stranger when it comes to pregnancy. Whilst it's preferable to scale back the shots and dial up the decaf, us preggos are still allowed a little bit of caffeine in a day. And what better treat… Continue reading Nescafe Gold – a pregnancy treat with no need to cheat


Top 5 Pregnancy Snacks

Touch wood, and all sorts of other superstitious stuff, I haven't found myself fall victim to any weird pregnancy cravings - yet! However, in a bid to keep a balanced diet which is both healthy for baby and works for my IBS, I've found myself making some different and delicious snacks to keep me going… Continue reading Top 5 Pregnancy Snacks