All Aboard The BB Bakery Bus

BB Bakery is a traditional French Salon de Thé (that’s cafe to us Brits) bringing the authentic taste of real French baking to London. Whether you want to meet friends for a coffee and a pastry, relax in comfy chairs over a spot of lunch at their bakery or… for something a little different youRead more

Slimming World Fathers Day Feast for Less Than Forty Quid

I like cooking and these days I would much rather entertain than go out for a meal, for a few reasons: 1. It’s cheaper 2. You can take as long as you like to eat 3. You can add and remove as much fat as you like 4. Home cooked food is less likely toRead more

A Wish for Summer…

A few months ago now I shared with you my love for an online archive of scrummy and slimming world adaptable recipes by a chef named Hari Ghotra. In light of the BBC considering a cull of the online Good Food archives, Ghotra’s online Summer Recipe cards are certainly something to keep in mind. HereRead more

It Started With A Skirt… Five under £5

It started with a skirt. This skirt. It was £1.99 from the local British Red Cross charity shop. I picked it up and swooned at the bargain price for a Next Special Purchase item. Famous amongst my friends for ‘not doing stripes’ I thought that this little beauty could turn things around… but when IRead more

18 Slimming World Struggles & How To Overcome Them

I joined my Slimming World group in July 2015. Since then I have dropped two dress sizes and generally feel cleaner, healthier and better about myself. Most of the time anyway…