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5 Happy Things #20

Hello! It’s been a while hasn’t it?! I have been very busy at work, then decided to go a week without the blog or blog reading on holiday, and it was kind of just what I needed…  I have totally fallen out with my blog…

February 13, 2017
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Health & Fitness

A Hike from Edale to Glossop | Hiking Route

This weekend we decided to have a bit of an adventure. My back had been playing up earlier in the week and I’d not managed my planned runs (oops) so Mr W suggested a hike. Whilst this was probably not the best idea, I’d…

January 20, 2015
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Bringing in the New Year

We brought in the new year with a simple curry night in the Pond household this year (the recipe will be up next week). We decided it would be best not to get blind drunk as we wanted to do things on New Year’s…

January 2, 2015
Christmas Travel

#12 My Holiday | #Blogmas

TOMORROW. TOMORROW! I am off to Aviemore for a week away involving mountains, gin, good friends, a hot tub, a sauna, a tour of the Cairngorm Brewery and maybe some skiing… Please all keep your fingers and toes crossed for an easy journey- there’s…

December 12, 2014
Health & Fitness

#213 Healthy Habits For Winter

So it’s drab outside and you’re feeling a bit glum. Maybe you’re indulging a little too much and not getting outside as often as you’d like. Join the club! The season’s have changed and the clocks have gone back leaving it dark and gloomy…

November 5, 2014

#211 Keeping Your Arthritis Happy During Winter

It’s that time of year again, the part of the year that I love, all the pretty colours, constant soup making and an excuse to snuggle up on the sofa in the evenings. But, sadly my arthritis can make it a painful time of year, sometimes putting…

November 3, 2014

#159 Reasons to Love Winter

Not that I want to wish summer away, but I have to admit I’m a bit of a winter fan. It really is my favourite season and it should be yours. Here are my reasons why: Crisp, cold, bright mornings. Frosty trees, spiderwebs and plants…

August 18, 2014
Comfort Food Recipes

#20 Cottage Pie Recipe

Another mental week in mine and Mr W’s household. Long days at work and lots of plans means I needed to bulk up on the cooking again. Here is my trusty Cottage Pie recipe, I’m hoping it’ll provide dinner for the next 3 days…

January 29, 2014