Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

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It’s January, it’s cold, and i’m trying to get back on track with healthy eating.  In my mind those three things mean one thing – soups and stews!  On a cold night there’s nothing better than a big bowl of something warm and comforting.  So today I made a big batch of butternut squash soup that tastes great, but has the added benefit of also being healthy (it’s syn-free on Slimming World). Continue reading

2018 Goals

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I’m back from my Christmas break and after nearly two full weeks of relaxation and great time with my family i’m ready to get stuck in to 2018.  I’ve definitely over-indulged over the last week and feel a bit rubbish thanks to all the mince pies, trifle, wine and cheese, so i’m actually looking forward to getting back on track. Continue reading

Parkrun

parkrun_logo-d258b02c8a9688689f6152182860d4b3aec4260c3dce74c2e6e57f719b97aa49So after initially signing up to Parkrun back in June I finally convinced myself it was a good idea to actually go for a run.  So a few weeks ago I got myself up nice and early put on my trainers and then headed out of the door – before promptly turning around and heading back home.  Turns out i’d misunderstood one of the key requirements of parkrun and hadn’t printed off a copy of my barcode.

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