My Top Ten Posts Of The Year 2018

So it is the time of year we start rounding up and reflecting.  I thought I would start this years top ten posts with a collection of my favourite posts which I have written throughout the year.  Hopefully you will have already read and enjoyed these, but if not I hope you have a read … Continue reading My Top Ten Posts Of The Year 2018

Recipe – Slow Cooker Sausage Casserole

#Blogtober Day 2 Good morning and happy Tuesday.  Today I am sharing a recipe with you for a sausage casserole.  One of the best things about the arrival of Autumn is the re-ermerging slow cooker!  I love mine and it is really easy and convenient to use. Slow Cooker Sausage Casserole What You Will Need … Continue reading Recipe – Slow Cooker Sausage Casserole

What I Eat In A Week (1)

Good morning!  As a mum and ostomate I look for healthy meals for the family which are stoma friendly.  I am a keen cook and enjoy  sharing recipes as you will see under my RECIPE section. I thought sharing my meal plans with you may help both ostomates and parents alike.  All the meals I plan … Continue reading What I Eat In A Week (1)

Kefir-Quark Recipe Challenge

Happy Friday one and all!  I was contacted by the lovely people at Palm PR again with a recipe challenge.  The ingredient they wanted me to use was a new combination by Bio-tiful containing kefir and quark. "Kefir-Quark, the is the world’s first combination of bio-live Kefir and high-protein Quark. Bio-tiful Kefir-Quark combines two of the best and most nutritious … Continue reading Kefir-Quark Recipe Challenge

Recipe – Spaghetti Bolognaise (Hidden Veg)

Good morning everyone.  Just wanted to say a big thank you for everyone who was so understanding of me taking a time out while I had the boys for the Easter break.  We had a lot of fun and I am sure some of our adventures will find their way into posts.  Today I thought … Continue reading Recipe – Spaghetti Bolognaise (Hidden Veg)

Super Smoothies?

I've been trying to up my fruit and vegetable intake recently. Anyone with Crohns/an ileostomy will know this can be tricky as many are off limits for different reasons - too much fibre, skins have to be removed, blockage causers - the list goes on. One way I have started to get more of the … Continue reading Super Smoothies?

Recipe – Chicken, Mushroom and Spinach Lasagne

This recipe is perfect for when you have left over cooked chicken, perhaps after your Sunday roast. It's also a nice twist on the traditional lasagne and definitely as tasty! Chicken, Mushroom and Spinach Lasagne What You Need Cooked chicken breast, tore into rough chunks Half a pack of mushrooms, peeled and sliced Half a … Continue reading Recipe – Chicken, Mushroom and Spinach Lasagne

BlogMas Day Eighteen – Recipe – Cauliflower and Garlic Cheese Soup

This is a soup I have been making for a while thanks to my lovely Mum who first gave me her recipe.  This is now the recipe I generally follow after tinkering with it a little and I absolutely love it.  Thick, creamy and flavoursome, perfect for this chilly winter weather.  Cauliflower is one of … Continue reading BlogMas Day Eighteen – Recipe – Cauliflower and Garlic Cheese Soup

BlogMas Day Seventeen – Coping With A Stomach Bug When You Have An Ileostomy

I recently caught the dreaded diarrhoea and vomiting bug that seems very prevalent at the moment.  These kinds of bugs can be really dangerous for people with an ileostomy, mainly due to the ease we already become dehydrated even when not ill. Severe dehydration can quickly lead to kidney and other problems which can become … Continue reading BlogMas Day Seventeen – Coping With A Stomach Bug When You Have An Ileostomy

BlogMas Day Four – Gingerbread Star Cookies

Nothing smells as Christmassy as some mulled wine warming and some gingerbread cooking.  Yesterday we had my mum, dad and brother over for Sunday lunch so thought we would get them in the festive spirit.  Leo loves cooking and baking so he took the helm to make some Gingerbread biscuits while I focused on the … Continue reading BlogMas Day Four – Gingerbread Star Cookies