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Jamberry review and giveaway

When the very lovely Laila at Jamberry asked me to take the 7 day Jamberry challenge, review and run a giveaway for her, I was very excited. I have always loved getting my nails done but since Mimi came along I don’t really have the time (or money) to go out every 2 weeks and get a new set of acrylics – and to be fair its taken best part of 3 years for my nails to recover from the years of abuse I’ve put them through.  Continue reading

Chicken and butter bean cassoulet

With the good old english summer weather doing what it does best, meal planning has become a real pain in the backside. I want quick and easy but comforting, doesn’t look like the BBQ’s going to be getting any action anytime soon, but I refuse to get my slow cooker out from the back of the kitchen cupboard where it spends its summers, it is almost August after all!   Continue reading

Tilly’s Dreambones!

As well as being a sparkly mummy, I’m also a fur mummy to a very pampered rescue dog called Tilly (you can read Tilly’s story here) and as with any pampered pooch treats are very important and only the best will do for my little princess.

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Foodie Friday week 45

Hello and welcome to week 45 of foodie Friday, as always we had some lovely dishes linked up last week and I’m sure there will be more this week. My tummy is grumbling in anticipation!  Continue reading

Foodie Friday week 42/43

Hi peeps, and welcome to weeks 42 and 43 of foodie friday due to a technical hitch my post last week (week 42) disappeared, not sure where it went or quite what when wrong so this week its a double bubble.

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Foodie Friday week 41

After a technical blip last week we are back – again ! And I don’t mind telling you I’m hungry after reading all your amazing foodie posts, and I cant wait to see what you have got lined up for us this week. Continue reading

Not paella, paella!

While shopping the other day I picked up some paella rice and seasoning with the intention of making the Spanish dish, then I realised that paella is primarily a fish dish – and I dont eat fish! And so not paella, paella was born. Originally I was only going to add chicken and chorizo but I found some pancetta in the fridge and thought why not! Continue reading

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About Me

Hi and welcome!


I'm Becky, a chocolate and coffee fueled stay at home mum living in West Sussex. I have three amazing daughters, a wonderful partner and a crazy jack russell cross.


When I get a spare moment I like to read and if I can stay awake long enough I enjoy watching films.


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