Improving my health

Doing CrossFit, lifting heavy, losing weight,  & changing what I eat.


Help with WordPress, app reviews and gadgets.


Life as a parent to an 8 year old, who is obsessed with Lego & Star Wars.


My opinion on days out and things I have been sent to try.

Primark Candle Review

I am obsessed with candles, especially in winter they just add to the cosiness of being indoors all warm and wrapped up. What I don’t like is spending money on expensive candles that smell gorgeous in the shop, only to get them home, light them and nothing.  No... read more

Treating Hormonal Acne

I was going to call this ‘treating hormonal acne once you are over 40, but then realised there it is not just us super lucky ones still battling it at my age.  There are lots fighting it from puberty onwards. At 41 I have never had totally clear skin, I have had... read more

Friday Night Lights on Netflix

It has been a while since I found a new series to watch, one that has multiple seasons just sitting on Netflix waiting for your to devour. I saw Molly over from Mother’s Always Right mention Friday Night Lights on her Instagram recently and went over to Netflix... read more

Netflix and us

Netflix has changed the way we watch TV in this house.  I recently gave Ben (age 7) the choice of keeping the TiVo box so he can rewind and pause the freeview channels, or keeping the Netflix subscription as they are the same cost per month.  He quickly chose Netflix.... read more

HTC One M9 Review

The people over at Three knew I liked my gadgets and asked if I wanted to review a HTC One M9. It was an interesting one for me, as I have only used an iPhone for the last 7 years.  Before that I had a very old style windows phone with a stylus, so I haven’t... read more

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