September 2016

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September has both flown by and dragged. As you are reading these we are jetting off on holiday so waiting for that to come around has been slow. This is what we’ve been up to this month: BBQs! Autumn is meant to be on its way but we’ve been lapping up the end of the

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I don’t know how we got here, but Piglet is 7 months old! He’s changed a lot in the last few weeks and is turning into a proper little man. He’s got a right temper these days and knows exactly what he wants – I guess he takes after his Mama! He now rolls regularly

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We’re off on holiday this week! So only a few days of meals to plan for. The Adult’s Menu Monday: Spaghetti & Bacon Bolognese (you might have noticed this featuring a lot recently. Thats because I’ve never actually made it as something has come up!) Tuesday: Chilli Wednesday: Chicken Fried Rice Thursday: Creamy Tomato Pasta Bake   Piglet’s Menu

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In our house….. blood is shed daily. In our house….. the medicine that keeps you alive also has the power to kill you. In our house….. we count carbs, not calories. In our house….. meals cannot be shared. In our house….. juice can save a life. In our house….. haribo is a medicine, not a

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I was reading a post over on Mimi Rose & Me about their autumn bucket list (click here to read it) and it got me thinking about our plans. Autumn is probably my favourite season – so here are my top 10 things that I think everyone should do this autumn! Kick leaves – we

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Although Piglet has been weaning since around 20 weeks it is only in the last few weeks that he’s really started taking notice of our food. There is no escape. He is always watching. When he stares up at you with those eyes how are you meant to say no? We are not yet at

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The Adult’s Menu Monday: Tortilla Pizzas Tuesday: Toad In The Hole Wednesday: Creamy Chicken Pasta Thursday: Bacon Bolognese Friday: Chicken Enchiladas Saturday: Veggie Lasagna Sunday: Dinner at the Hoggs Piglet’s Menu Monday: Mince and Tatties Tuesday: Ratatouille Wednesday: Sweet and Sour Chicken Thursday: Sweet Potato Hash Friday: Lentil and Mediteranean Veg Saturday: Macaroni Cheese Sunday: Butternut Squash, Chickpea & Red Pepper Please note this post

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When Piglet was born he spent some time in the neonatal unit before he was able to come home. I was lucky, he was only in special care as opposed to intensive care or the high dependancy unit. But that didn’t change the way I felt at the time. Despite complications at birth, Piglet stayed

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Happy Band is an app designed to make learning musical instruments and the different sounds they make fun. I play 2 musical instruments and think music is a great thing for kids to learn, so when I was asked to review Happy Band I jumped at the chance. Piglet is obviously not able to use

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I was tagged by The Pram Shed to do the Behind the Blogging Scenes tag. I love these as its always fun to be nosey at how everyone does things. Where Do You Blog? My blogging habits are pretty bad at the moment. I tend to write while sitting on the sofa with the TV on