Pizza Express is a Summer Saviour

Ella finished up her first year as a Year 1 student last Friday and as a special treat, we were guests of Pizza Express in Stamford, Lincolnshire to celebrate a wonderful year. We are big fans of this particular Pizza Express location, mainly because we love Stamford in general...

Reality Health Check

**Slightly manic and mildly ranty post ahead…you have been warned** A month or so ago I received a letter in the post from my GP Practice. It informed me that having reached the Grand Old Age of 40+, I was eligible for a Health Check at my local GP...

And so that was Christmas

We’ve been through Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve since I last posted. I’ve been enjoying having Mark home with us, family time, playing with toys, getting used to our guinea pigs and having mini-lie-ins thanks to the children going to bed later each evening. We’ve also...

A Gluten Free Christmas

Ah Christmas. The gigantic meal. The indulgent desserts. The Queen’s Message and laying on the couch in the middle of the afternoon. Christmas indeed. Filled with food, frolic and frivolity. Oh and probably with a dash of friction if family is involved in any way. Needing special dietary accomodations...

Baking Therapy

Things haven’t been running brilliantly smoothly for a while now. It all began about 6 weeks ago when Ella decided to protect her little brother by turning the wrong way and falling down 3 steps to ultimately break her right arm. That was a Tuesday night. I was all...