Special man has gone away for a couple of days…and you know what that means? SLEEPING WITH MUMMY TIME!!!!! Special son was so excited he was bouncing all over the house (I was a little less excited :)).  I was looking forward to the snuggles, but was a little less enthusiastic about the actual sleeping, […]

Sugar may be bad, but this is worse

An article I found on Fructose…very interesting… Scientists have proved for the first time that fructose, a cheap form of sugar used in thousands of food products and soft drinks, can damage human metabolism and is fueling the obesity crisis. Fructose, a sweetener usually derived from corn, can cause dangerous growths of fat cells around […]

Sugar the silent killer

I found this list on Dr Mercola’s website, as I am researching the damaging effects of sugar for a kids program I am running.  I thought I would share this with you, because to be honest I found it quite frightening!!!  If you want to read the full article go here… Nancy Appleton, PhD, author […]

Friday’s Family Fun – Mulberry Memories

Tonight we picked (and ate) mulberries by torch light. Special Man’s parents have two mulberry trees in their backyard and at the moment they are jam packed full of fruit.  And we of course just had to help them lighten their load. The mulberry tree laden with fruit is a magnificent site.  In my opinion […]

Theological Thursday – Climbing Peter’s Ladder

Did you know that Peter (the bible Peter) has a ladder? I didn’t either until a couple of weeks ago. It’s not a literal ladder, but a ladder none the less.  It is a series of steps, each one following the other, which in every sense is a ladder.  You can’t jump from the bottom rung […]