Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Good Wife and The Man Who Has It All #LittleLoves

loose tea

There’s nothing quite like that Friday feeling. That feeling like you can put your feet up with a cup of tea and relax. I remember that feeling from the days before I had children. Do you?

Needless to say, I wouldn’t change a thing, and here are some of my favourite parts of the week just passed, with #LittleLoves

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Low Fat Garlic and Leek Macaroni

Low fat garlic and leek macaroni

I devised this low fat garlic and leek macaroni recipe after seeing a similar recipe on the slimming world website. Their version uses mustard and some other ingredients I didn’t want to use, so I came up with this. It is all part of a current effort to cut back on the calories. Of course this dish doesn’t taste much like my traditional macaroni cheese recipe, but it is still tasty and filling, and much healthier!

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boys bedroom

New bedrooms: an extension update.

Hello, hello! I  know I have fallen out of my usual blogging routine, but this past couple of weeks has been busier than ever. Though I have actual real progress on the house extension, and pictures to prove it! We have two more bedrooms, and as Mr C would say, we are so pleased as we have  had enough of having to walk sideways!

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#LittleLoves featuring Gulliver at The MAC

Gulliver at the MAC

Eh… we are into October now! How did that happen? I am loving all the autumn and halloween decor in the shops. I haven’t bought anything, (priorities,) but maybe it will all get reduced and I’ll snap it up for next year!  I have been too busy buying carpets for my extension. Come back in two weeks folks! I will be sleeping in my new bedroom, even if the only thing in the room is the carpet and the bed!

For now, here are this week’s #LittleLoves

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