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Parenting Rainbow Baby

Bedtime routine

I couldn’t decide today what to write for my blog post. I feel a bit lost in my thoughts at the moment as Ethan’s birthday creeps closer and only weeks to go. I thought about a few subjects but instead I decided to write about something a little more light hearted. As the ones that […]

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Emma’s Bites

Emma’s Bites – Lunches

Lets talk lunches. I don’t know about you but it’s the one meal I really struggle with. I try and avoid too much bread which means I them get stuck on what to have. One of the most recent things I like to have is what I call a picky plate. I got some fabulous […]

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Chronic Illness - FND Parenting Rainbow Baby

Parenting with FND

One of the many things I get asked about with having FND is how I manage with having a toddler (a wild child toddler at that!). Now I won’t lie it’s not without great difficulty. The first thing you have to try and wrap your head around is do not feel guilty. This is something […]

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Emma’s Bites

It’s pie time!

So here we are again at Emma’s Bites and another meat free meal. For this you will need; Filo pastry or shortcrust Goats cheese (Feel free to use a different cheese if you want. Feta may be if you don’t like goats cheese) 3 eggs Baby potatoes Red onion(s) Grab your pie dish and stick […]

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Parenting

Another baby.

Another baby Don’t get excited. I’m not pregnant. It’s rather personal this to be honest but something I wanted to share. It really bugs me when people start asking personal questions about when are you having another baby, oh just one more, you can’t let Alfie grow up as an only child, it will be […]

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Emma’s Bites

Meal Plan

I thought I would post my meal plan separate this week as otherwise it the meal recipe would end up toooooo long! So here’s my meal plan for this week; Monday: Breakfast- cereal Lunch – Toastie Dinner – Leftover roast beef, homemade chips and gravy. Tuesday: Breakfast – poached egg on toast Lunch – picky […]

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Emma’s Bites

Emma’s Bites. It’s all about ham.

So I asked on my Instagram and the majority bite was for a gammon / ham joint into 3/4 meals. I did this recently and it was great. I really made it stretch that one joint. All these meals served three people each time. I got a large piece and on the first day I […]

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Step Parenting

Me and my Step Son

William and I have been spending time together cooking recently. He’s not a massive fan in baking so given the chance he much prefers making a meal. I have been in his life since he was two years old, he’s now 14. I love how our relationship is changing now he is older. It’s almost […]

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Emma’s Bites

Emma’s Bites – Breakfast style

Sooooo this week on Emma’s Bites is all about breakfast. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It kicks starts your metabolism and sets you off for the day. I used to be just a cereal girl. Never strayed. I bloody love my cereal. Now I try and vary it a bit so […]

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Chronic Illness - FND

I miss you

I miss the person I used to be. The one that could go out when she wanted, walk where she wanted. I miss the person that could be anyone and go anywhere. Now I am restricted and I have to pace myself. I really hate that. Pacing myself. I’m 34 I don’t want to rest […]