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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Recipes

10 Minute Healthy Vegetarian Recipe

One of my favourite types of food is mexican. I absolutely love the combination of spices and heat. Unfortunately, I have to go easy with the old chilli now that I’m breastfeeding as it seems to upset Molly’s tum! Mexican food is great for chilled dinner parties or sitting down with the family and all getting stuck in. I love…

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Recipes

Easy Summer Frittata

Finding time to cook healthy meals when looking after a baby can be tough, but there’s plenty of quick and easy recipes out there to keep you from those tempting frozen chips and pizzas. I love food that can be chucked into one dish, it’s so much easier and means less washing up – bonus! One pot meals are great…

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Parenting

Giving Birth and Visitors – What I’ve Learnt

Giving birth isn’t easy, I definitely underestimated the physical pain! Not trying to scare any pregnant ladies out there, but there’s no point sugar coating it. It is equally as exciting though, as it’s 9 long months of waiting to see your beautiful baby. I remember feeling so happy that I was soon to meet my baby. That’s what kept…

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Parenting

Organic baby clothing by British Babies

Firstly, I apologise for my absence on the blog recently, had a busy month, but I’m back! My little Molly moo is growing so quickly –  it’s scary! She seems to be changing all the time and constantly learning new things, it’s such a wonderful time seeing her grow and develop her own little personality. If you follow me on…

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Recipes

Speedy summer chicken

Summer is finally upon us… yeah right! In Cornwall we’re lucky if we get a week of sun! Although it may be raining outside, I’ve been inspired to cook some tasty summery dishes. With a baby to look after, dinner times can be interesting. It’s very difficult to do anything that requires too much effort. Mum’s need quick dinners!I’ve definitely…

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Parenting

Being mum

I can’t quite believe my little Molly moo is now 15 weeks old. That time has gone unbelievably fast – too fast! I used to laugh when I heard mum’s say ‘they grow so quickly, you have to make the most of every minute’. However, I truly relate to that now. Each day goes past and it’s hard to notice…

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Recipes

Spicy scrambled eggs

Sometimes it’s hard to think of something a little different to have for breakfast or lunch. I know I often get bored of having the same old things.. usually peanut butter or hummous on toast! It’s good to have variety in your diet and it keeps food interesting. I have a very simple, but delicious, recipe to share with you.…

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