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The Real Junk Food Project Brighton

The Real Junk Food Project Brighton

How much food do you throw away? Almost half the food the world produces (that’s 2bn tonnes) is wasted every year, yet there are 842 million hungry people in the world. Crazy.

WIN a divinely decadent food hamper

WIN a divinely decadent food hamper

Yum yum. We’ve just returned from our second camping trip this year. Turned out to be a rather wet weekend watching the rain run down the windows, but there was still fun to be found. Just as we were packing to…

People Power Change – a bit of a rant

People Power Change – a bit of a rant

Last night I attended a Brighton Pavilion candidate political debate organised by 38 Degrees. Now I am not about to start preaching about who you should or shouldn’t vote for, but I am still going to have a rant.

The Tooth Fairy

The Tooth Fairy

Dear the Tooth Fairy… So what exactly does she do with the teeth?

Post 40 detox (the Merrydown Cider part)

Post 40 detox (the Merrydown Cider part)

I’ve hit it hard recently. I turned 40 at the start of the year and we don’t seem to have stopped celebrating. Every weekend there has been another excuse to party, another birthday, a family gathering or get together with friends.…

WIN tickets to Funk The Family Festival

WIN tickets to Funk The Family Festival

OK, perhaps 7 festivals last year was greedy, but we just can’t get enough of lazing in a field somewhere on a sunny afternoon. Some brilliant music, cold cider in hand, surrounded but smiley happy people while the kids play.…

10 tips to enjoy (or survive) festivals with KIDS!

10 tips to enjoy (or survive) festivals with KIDS!

Our kids have grown up at festivals. It’s certainly a challenging experience with little ones especially if the weather’s bad. More endurance than enjoyment. But still we do it. Come rain or shine. We keep going back for more. There…

WIN a Greener Cleaner Spring Cleaning pack

WIN a Greener Cleaner Spring Cleaning pack

I saw my first bumble bee this week. That’s enough for me to know SPRING is here. The flip flops are out and I have started throwing open the doors and windows at every possible opportunity. Time to dust off…

Lights out! Earth Hour 2015

Lights out! Earth Hour 2015

This Saturday, 28th March 2015 at 8:30 is Earth Hour. I will be joining millions of people across the world (including the Queen), and switching off.

Teenage dreams

Teenage dreams

You know that place between sleep and awake?