Vegetarian Creamy Pasta (Vivera Veggie Mince)

Here is my lovely creamy bow tie (farfalle) pasta! Doesn’t it look delicious? Well here’s the kicker – it’s completely meat free. But doesn’t it look so much like a non-veg dish? I’ve been eating a lot more vegetarian food lately and found myself stepping away from meat. That’s when I found some meat substitutions…

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Call me Pooh bear because I need Christophe Robin! (shampoo review)

You guys need to try using Christophe Hydrating Shampoo with Aloe Vera. NEED. It’s frighteningly amazing, and my life is changed. I got a sample from my last purchase at LookFantastic (not an ad!) and one sample lasted me about 4 washes. It’s insane how little shampoo it takes and how it cleans so well…

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Tisha’s Peanut Sauce Recipe

Love eating peanut sauce at Thai and Vietnamese restaurants and want to make your own at home? Here’s my version of this delicious sauce. Tisha’s Peanut Sauce: Prep time: 5 minutes 3/4 cup peanut butter (crunchy or creamy) 1/3 cup water 3 tablespoons hoisin sauce 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice (from about 1 1/2…

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Korean BBQ Chicken (Dak Bulgogi)

Thanks to Hyosun of Korean Bapsaang, my family now has a new favourite dish! Korean BBQ is always delicious. It’s grilled, full of flavour, and healthy. It’s like chicken teriyaki, but better. As I’ve been trying to phase out most red meats without giving up  rich flavours, this dish really hit the spot for both…

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In Your 30’s? Here’s A Foundation Review For You.

After the birth of my son and turning 30, and I started to wear more foundation than I had previously, as a younger, single woman, with peaceful nights filled with sleep. When I started wearing eyeglasses in late 2017, I noticed how much foundation would transfer to them. I found it insanely gross and annoying…

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How to Create a Colourful Veggie Platter {Recipe}

I created this fun platter for a family gathering. What’s the best way to do start making your own? Pick a platter, count how many areas there are for placing food items, and pick out some colourful, yummy goodies that everybody likes. In this case, I picked out tortilla chips, beetroot, baby plum tomatoes, cucumber,…

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The One Who Cooks, The One Who Cleans

In every relationship, there’s the one that cooks, and the one that cleans. In my relationship, I am the one that cooks, and Suraj is the one that cleans. He is always the first one to get up and do dishes after dinner. I tell you – there is nothing more appreciated than a partner…

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Review: Sleepyhead of Sweden Baby Pod

MY STORY: Hands down, Sleepyhead of Sweden was the best purchase we ever made for our little one. In other countries it goes by different names (E.G. Dock-A-Tot in the USA), but it’s recognised by its trademark cocoon shape, Swedish design, and ability to lull even the fussiest babies into a lovely cuddle-induced sleep. It…

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Review: My First Thomas & Friends Railway Pals Destination Discovery Playset

We all want to get our kids toys. It’s only after spending an inordinate amount of money on plastic crap that realise we have bought ourselves a reason to continually clean up MORE THINGS. On that note, we should delve right into this review. We were at Toys R Us to find a train set…

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Butternut Squash and Chorizo Carbonara {Recipe}

The other day I found this recipe on Tesco’s website and it was surprisingly good. So much that little one even ate some the next day. I’d say that was a win! I’ve copied in the details if you want to try this out, or go here for the original recipe. BUTTERNUT SQUASH & CHORIZO…

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