September Edit

September Edit

This month I’ve tried out some great new products. Here is my edit of my faves! 1. Manuka yoga pants – I got these from TK Maxx as my old ones didn’t survive the capsule wardrobe cull. Every woman needs a good pair of yoga style pants, not even for yoga ;-)...
Harissa chicken and lentil soup recipe

Harissa chicken and lentil soup recipe

Soup weather has well and truly arrived. As I type, it is bucketing it down and I even *gasp* have put the heating on! Meals like this soup – which to be fair is bordering on becoming a stew – are perfect for this time of year.  The idea for this recipe...
Breaking the sugar / energy cycle

Breaking the sugar / energy cycle

So much has been written about sugar recently, it’s certainly replaced saturated fat as the ‘big bad’ of the nutrition world and for good reason. Generally I don’t like to put ‘good’ and ‘bad’ labels on food (is sugar really that evil?) but that is a hard one when it...
My last half marathon: The Great North Run 2015

My last half marathon: The Great North Run 2015

Hello lovelies! So last weekend I ran the Great North Run for the third (and most likely final) time. As I’ve previously mentioned, we decided to sign up for the run last year so we could raise funds for The Children’s Heart Unit at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle...