We celebrated my brother’s 21st earlier this month. I decided to make a chocolate fudge cake covered in chocolate fudge frosting, topped with confetti sprinkles…with a surprise in the centre too, for good measure! To start, make 4 sponge cakes and cut out the centre of 2, using a scone cutter. To assemble the cake, you… Continue reading Chocolate Pinata Birthday Cake!
When people find out that I’m on Slimming World, they often ask “so what do you eat?” I don’t think half of them believe me when I tell them it’s pretty much whatever I want! On a typical weekday, I’d usually have toast or granola or/and yogurt and fresh fruit for breakfast. Lunch would be a homemade… Continue reading 7 Simple Changes I made for Slimming World
Two years ago, we had our first ever afternoon tea to celebrate Mother’s Day and last month, we visited the Lyrath Estate in Kilkenny for the same occasion. Admittedly, we didn’t get off to the best start. Upon arrival, we were informed that another party were at our table so they would have to seat… Continue reading Afternoon Tea at the Lyrath
Since starting Slimming World last summer, I have always tried to food optimise as much as I can. This means filling up on lots of free food, fitting in one third of speed where possible, having my healthy extras…and enjoying 5-15 syns every day! I shared 17 great low syn treats back in December and… Continue reading Another 17 Low Syn Treats
It’s been six months since I joined Slimming World so I wanted to share my experience so far… To date, I’ve lost 2 stone, twelve and a half pounds. I’ve dropped two dress sizes. My BMI is almost in the healthy range (it had been up at obese). I’m sixteen pounds away from reaching the… Continue reading 6 Months of Slimming World!
I became a member of Slimming World in August 2016 and I haven’t looked back since then. To date, I’ve lost two stone and nine pounds on the plan. I have just under twenty pounds to go to get to my target weight and I’m really proud of my progress so far! Since a lot… Continue reading 10 Things to Know Before You Join Slimming World
Once again, I’m teaming up with the Wedding Journal Show to offer my readers the chance to win tickets to the Dublin show in the Citywest Convention Centre this month. This show is Ireland’s biggest wedding exhibition — a perfect place to seek inspiration and ideas for your big day! On-site, you can browse over 300… Continue reading Wedding Journal Show 2017 Ticket Giveaway! (Closed)