I have been completely dairy free and egg free for over a year now, with absolutely no cheating whatsoever. The thing I have missed most during that time is dessert. If we go out to eat I usual choose vegan Desserts as naturally they are dairy and egg free. I love the hot vegan apple […]
We are becoming increasingly aware of the impact we are having on the environment which is why we’re trying to make a conscious decision to change some of our habits. At home we recycle where we can, to minimise our food waste and we are now trying to reduce our use of single use plastic. […]
Mike and I met at the Potters Arms in Harlow on Christmas Eve in 2008. Well, technically we met about a month earlier in the November at a work rounders match, but I stumped Mike out at 4th base and he sulked so we never exactly got hit it off then! On Christmas Eve 2008 […]
Toddlers are a temperamental bunch. They can love something one day and throw it at you in disgust the next. So how do confidently buy a toy that they will love and continue to love? I have tried and tested a few ideas that have been a big hit with George and hopefully they will […]
George has always loved being held close and because of his reflux he has always got a lot of comfort from being upright. When Babybjorn got in touch about their sling I asked if we could review it as I felt given George’s love of being held close he would enjoy it. Also, I was […]
Hi, I’m Maria – a blogger, living in Essex with my husband Michael and our 2 children Lily & George. I write about all things happy – days out, holidays, cakes and all the things that help me to make every day happy.
Image Credit: Lucy McAlpine Photography
I also now run a second blog Organised by Roo.