Keftedes: Greek Meatballs/Burgers
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Keftedes: Greek Meatballs/Burgers

The recipe for Keftedes or Greek meatballs is a great one to have as it is can also be used to make burgers or souvlaki/kebab. When making meatballs we tend to use a 50/50 mix of pork and beef mince,…

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Outside In: The Need For Interior Light
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Outside In: The Need For Interior Light

As we prepare to move there’s one thing for sure we’ve both realised that we need in the new house and that’s light! Especially now living in the UK Yiannis and I crave that Outside In lifestyle. Doors and Velux…

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Coral Island, Blackpool: Review (GIFTED)
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Coral Island, Blackpool: Review (GIFTED)

Last week Coral Island, Blackpool gifted us (as a family) with an all expenses paid day to trial out and review their venue and it’s facilities. Although our day was fully comped, this is an honest review and all opinions…

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P’s Beach Themed Birthday: With Bostik
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P’s Beach Themed Birthday: With Bostik

This is a gifted, unpaid AD in partnership with Bostik UK… In just over 10 weeks it will be P’s 1st birthday. Preparation is under way as I try to get all the decorations made and invites sent out before…

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Meal Inspo: Our Week In Food
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Meal Inspo: Our Week In Food

As an Anglo-Hellenic couple people often comment on our fusion of food choices. But the truth is we often Google ‘what’s for tea’ at the supermarket! If you find yourself in the same boat why not have a look through…

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Devon: 5 Things To Do
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Devon: 5 Things To Do

This September will mark the third year in a row that we will have stay-cayed in Devon. The power of three now making it a family tradition! So, here’s our top 10 favourite things to do. 1: Cream Tea Cornish…

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DIY: Kids Jedi Robe
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DIY: Kids Jedi Robe

Before I begin showing you how I made my DIY kids Jedi Robe. Here’s a quick disclaimer. I am not a seamstress and this is not a catwalk piece. It’s just a rough and easy guideline to making a one…

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Maternal Mental Health Week: Anxiety (Guest Post)
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Maternal Mental Health Week: Anxiety (Guest Post)

With this being Maternal Mental Health Week I wanted to share with you some stories from other mumma’s I’ve met through blogging. Today’s post on anxiety comes from Andrea, the comedy mumster mind behind the awesome Mumma Shine blog. I…

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Maternal Mental Health: #MumsMatter
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Maternal Mental Health: #MumsMatter

This week is Maternal Mental health week. This years theme being #MumsMatter. It’s a week long campaign aimed at raising awareness of mental illness in women during pregnancy and after. Having suffered quite badly with Postpartum anxiety and general depression…

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Robozuna #AD: Review & Give Away
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Robozuna #AD: Review & Give Away

It’s game on with all new Robozuna action figures! To Theon and Yiannis absolute delight we’ve been gifted a whole load to review and some extras to give away. So make sure to read all the way to the end…

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Prolapse: My Surgery Essentials (GUEST POST)
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Prolapse: My Surgery Essentials (GUEST POST)

Hi Nicky here, that’s me in the beanie fresh out of hospital. I recently had surgery for bladder, bowel and uterine prolapse. This is my list of essentials. I’ve built my list throughout my journey from pre surgery through to…

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Vitamin Boost: Layered Salad
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Vitamin Boost: Layered Salad

Having shingles the other month was a real wake up call for me! Actively giving myself regular vitamin boosts and staying hydrated needs to be more than just funny meme content. That’s why this layered salad has now become my…

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Healthy Breakfast: Banana Bread
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Healthy Breakfast: Banana Bread

If you’re looking for a healthy breakfast alternative for you and the kids, then banana bread should be your go to breakfast bake. My favourite way to start the day is with a nice cuppa and a banana bread muffin.…

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Greek Coffee: How To Make A Frappe
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Greek Coffee: How To Make A Frappe

If you’ve Greek family then there’s two things you’ll know: never assume that a margarine tub contains margarine and how to make Frappe! Coffee is a huge part of every day Greek life. And in the summer there’s nothing quite…

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Don’t #Keepmum: Our Latest Line-Up
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Don’t #Keepmum: Our Latest Line-Up

About this Event The don’t #keepmum campaign was originally born out of desperation and a need for better postpartum care but without a platform to demand it from. It’s since evolved to cover the whole family spectrum, because let’s face…

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Puppies & Children: First Intros (Guest Post)
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Puppies & Children: First Intros (Guest Post)

A new puppy is a welcome addition to any family. Kids love showing affection to their new pup, and a positive first experience can establish an enduring friendship to last a lifetime! But, it can be daunting introducing puppies to…

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Skin Care: Night Time Routine
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Skin Care: Night Time Routine

It’s important to have a good skin care routine, I’ve been told. So, at nine months postpartum with savage number two and possibly after watching too many Vogue tutorials, I’m finally trying to get back into being a real life…

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Vegan: Red Velvet, Choc Brownies
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Vegan: Red Velvet, Choc Brownies

These red velvet, choc brownies are not just vegan friendly. They’re also really great if you’re trying to cut down on your dairy intake. As a treat they’re also a great way to get 3 or your 5 a day!…

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Teething & Weaning: The Cure All Lolly
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Teething & Weaning: The Cure All Lolly

Teething and weaning can be an absolute nightmare! This cure all lolly is kept in constant supply ready for action in our freezer. A perfect go to for weaning, teething, upping that five-a-day intake and as a general cool down…

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Shopping Haul: Birthday On A Budget
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Shopping Haul: Birthday On A Budget

Every birthday I have an annual shopping splurge. However, it’s a bit of a tradition for me to also see how many discounts and freebies I can wangle. I mean it’s hardly retail therapy if you bankrupt yourself! Using a…

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Pregnancy Birth & Baby: The Bounty App #AD
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Pregnancy Birth & Baby: The Bounty App #AD

Living so far away from all our loved ones means I tend to get by with a little help from my phone (rather than friends). My apps are my everything! With the Bounty; pregnancy, birth and baby app being the…

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Health Booster: Ginger & Apple Tea
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Health Booster: Ginger & Apple Tea

It’s dirty lurgy season again! But, there’s nothing like the power of ginger and apple for kicking sickness’s butt. For a long time I suffered from reoccurring bouts of tonsillitis. The only remedy that worked to soothe that raw grating…

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Home made: ice tea face mask
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Home made: ice tea face mask

Revitalise and refresh without having to stretch the purse strings! With this homemade ice tea face mask. 100% vegan and mum friendly. Having just gotten over a bout of Shingles this has helped put a smile back on my resting…

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Naked Burrito: Weaning Friendly
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Naked Burrito: Weaning Friendly

Right, I don’t know about you but, tea time in our house is a bit of a mission to say the very least! Burritos, naked or wrapped suit everyone. We need meals that will cover a plethora of needs and…

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Puppy Love: Life With A Pug
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Puppy Love: Life With A Pug

And they call it puppy love, but I guess they’ll never know… I’m not gonna lie the man cub adores Baloo (our latest addition), as do I. But life with a Pug puppy has definitely upped my poop quota! With…

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March Mayhem: Don’t Be A Mad Hatter
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March Mayhem: Don’t Be A Mad …

Every year I feel like I’m looking around with an ‘and what?’ face on, while the rest of the world runs frantic like Blue Monday dodging Mad Hatters! For me I can deal with the dull lull of Post Christmas…

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Kids Crafts: Decoupage
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Kids Crafts: Decoupage

For todays Kid’s crafts project we’re doing decoupage. Crafting for me has always been a therapeutic way to be thrifty and creative. Now I have the kids I find it’s also a great way to engage with them. Feeling a…

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Family Faves: Our Top 5 Apps
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Family Faves: Our Top 5 Apps

  Utilising your phone and downloading top apps as tools to help with the juggle struggle of modern life, need not be a matter of stretching the limits of screen time. Our top 5 apps, help bring us together as…

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Anxiety: The Brave Worrier
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Anxiety: The Brave Worrier

I was going to talk anxiety stats. Promote awareness weeks and how we all need to come together. But the fact of the matter is people suffer from anxiety, not numbers. They suffer for more than a weeks worth of…

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