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The Healthier Banana Bread

I was never really into banana bread until I had kids. They are always hungry and no matter how much I feed them they still raid the cupboards for more! My first ever homemade banana bread was from the Hummingbird recipe book. It makes a delicious…
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Raw Ferrero Rocher Balls

I absolutely LOVE ferrero rochers which comes as no surprise as I'm obsessed with nutella! There is something about unwrapping the gold foil and the smell of sweet hazelnuts that escapes. It takes me back to my childhood. These were one of…
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Apple and Cinnamon Flapjack

I have been on a mission to find recipes that are easy to make, cheap, satisfying and something the whole family will love! Let's face we all need a pick me up at some point through the day!! But quite often the things we crave and reach for,…
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Peanut Butter Oat Bakes

If you follow my Instagram feed, you can tell I'm slightly obsessed with baking sweet treats. Being a mother of two boys you don't really have an option. They are ALWAYS hungry! If I arrive at the school gates with nothing for them to eat.........actually…
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DIY Pot Noodle

I love making these! I can remember eating pot noodles as a kid and I loved them. For some reason I found it very satisfying pouring hot water into the pot and watching the noodles soften - I was clearly easily pleased as a child! But we all…
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Vegetable Dahl

Generally I try to plan my meals ahead for the week. As a family we have such a busy schedule, but then again who doesn't these days. This means it's even more important to make sure we are feeding our bodies with the right fuel to keep us going. Being…
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Chocolate Coconut & Sultana Flapjacks topped with Bee Pollen

These flapjacks are a total winner for all the family and great to whip up for when you have guests coming. They are made with only a few simple ingredients and are totally satisfying. I actually find myself hiding a few for me as the kids…
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Chocolate Orange & Maca Brownie Bites

Being a mum of two boys means life can be hectic at times. I'm always busy making sure everyone else is feed and watered that I quite often forget about myself. There never seems to be enough time to fit everything in! These brownie bites are…
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Carrot Cake Porridge

Is there ever a right time not to have porridge? My love for porridge began early and probably from the days of those 80's ads! Who remembers them? "This is the way to glow to school..........central heating for kids!" Children leaving their…
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Turmeric, Honey & Lemon Coconut Dusted Balls

I love anything that is easy to grab and pop into my mouth! Especially when the contents are doing me some good. The autumn has arrived along with all the coughs and colds that come with it. Generally we are pretty healthy and seem to avoid…
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Berry Forest Banana Smoothie- Serves 2

~ 4 frozen bananas ~ 1 cup of strawberries & blackberries ~ 1 tsp maple syrup ~ 2 tsp raw cacoa ~ 1 tsp maca ~ 1 cup almond milk Put all of the ingredients into a blender and blend until smooth. Not only is this satisfying (especially…
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Love your skin when living with eczema

My youngest son is a sensitive soul inside and out.  He has always had dry skin since he was a baby with your classic eczema patches in the creases of the arms and behind the knees. It wasn't until he was in reception that his condition flared…