Parenting

Weaning with Ella’s Kitchen

Ella’s Kitchen kindly sent me a box of goodies for Molly to try out as part of her weaning journey! This included a delicious range of organic textured food pouches and two packets of ‘melty puffs’. The packaging is lovely – I loved the green box  it came in which had instructions on how to turn it into a castle.…

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Roasted Veg & Lentil Salad

This roasted veg and lentil salad is a very quick and easy meal, perfect to whip up after you’ve put the kids to bed and you want something that won’t take hours to prepare. Those evening hours are precious to us mum’s! Ingredients 1/2 cauliflower 1 big handful fresh green beans A couple of handfuls of chopped lettuce 1/2 avocado,…

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Parenting

Breastfeeding Essentials – World Breastfeeding Week

In case you haven’t heard, it’s World Breastfeeding Week! Yippee! It runs from the 1st to the 7th August and is celebrated all around the world. The purpose of World Breastfeeding Week is to encourage and support mums on their breastfeeding journey, and to  improve the health of babies worldwide.  In 1990, government policy makers signed the Innocenti Declaration to…

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Newquay Zoo – Perfect Family Day Out

When the summer holidays come around it can often be hard to think about things to do with the children. However, in Cornwall we are lucky that there are many interesting attractions to visit. Newquay Zoo being one of them! Chris and I decided we wanted to take Molly for her first trip to the zoo and Newquay isn’t too…

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Cornwall

Loveday’s – Healthy Breakfast spot in Cornwall

Loveday’s, in Charlestown, recently invited me down to try out their healthy breakfast options. It was great to see a restaurant which offers healthy alternatives to the traditional cooked breakfast. I’ve always enjoyed breakfast, it’s most definitely my favourite meal of the day. I can’t understand people who say they don’t eat breakfast. I always find the time. I rarely go…

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Cogs gloves review

I’ve always been a believer in the hands-on approach to learning. I think it’s important to encourage learning to be fun and enjoyable. Therefore, when COGS asked if I would review their product I was only too happy to do so. What are Cogs? COGS or COUNTING ON GLOVES, are unique gloves for children designed to make the process of…

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Cornwall, Recipes

The Real Food Box Review

The lovely people from The Real Food Box sent me one of their wonderful fresh fruit and veg boxes to try. They deliver a great range of top quality seasonal produce all across Cornwall.  The majority of their produce is sourced from their farm (Trevilley) in Newquay. However, they also source from other conscientious Cornish and British producers. Trevilley farm…

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Cornwall

Healthy Cafés in Cornwall

Cornwall has some fabulous places to visit, especially if you’re on holiday. However, it’s always tricky to know where to stop for food. It’s even more difficult if you’re looking for somewhere offering healthy food or food to please the whole family. I’m always on the lookout for cafes offering healthy, fresh food. Even better if they’re using local produce.…

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