Renovation Update

Almost there. The painting is complete! Behold! Before After Wall Colour: Deluxe Days Skirting: Banister White (I don’t think this is even made anymore, we had it leftover from last time) Before After (Note: the windows normally get that foggy when the weather turns cold. Don’t think they’re like that due to … ah ……

Quitting Sugar, Not-Quitting Sugar, Anti-Inflammation Diets, Paleo, FODMAPS and the whole jolly lot

I started writing this post back last August. I’d just bought and read Sarah Wilson’s I Quit Sugar and, spurred on by the listlessness I was experiencing (as well as a dose of curiosity), I decided to take the challenge. A magnificent misjudgement of timing saw me quitting sugar right before my period was due, and if…

Iced Vovo S’mores

I love an Iced VoVo biscuit. And while these aren’t the Iced VoVos you might be used to buying in the supermarket, they do contain the essential elements of raspberry and coconut. Combine that with the deliciousness of melted marshmallows and voilà! You have s’mores. The kids created this recipe, I can’t even claim it…