An alternative to rice

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During the week, we grown ups try to eat a high protein and low fat diet with very few bulky carbohydrates. This means that I’m always looking for substitutes for rice, pasta and potatoes, as well sources of protein. We are big fans of naked noodles which we use a lot with chicken and fish. We […]

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Family-friendly days out: part fifteen

Welcome to part fifteen of our series on family-friendly days out. We recently visited the Sea Life Centre in Manchester. The Sea Life Centre is located within the Intu Trafford Centre, very close to the Legoland Discovery Centre. There are combi tickets available if you wish to visit both attractions in one day, these look […]

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Family-friendly days out: part five

Welcome to the fifth in our series of articles on family-friendly days out. For the fifth installment of this series we headed to the Sea Life London Aquarium. This is located on the Southbank next to the new attraction “Shrek’s Adventure” and close to The London Eye and London Dungeons. My day was made by […]

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Simple ways to jazz up your meals

I love to cook. I would be quite happy shut away in the kitchen all day with mountains of fresh ingredients and some tunes. When you juggle work and family, things like cooking for pleasure can go out of window. Occasionally I will get the chance to spend time cooking but I normally have our […]

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A family day out: The Deep

With the holidays fast approaching, perhaps you have started to think about planning some days out in the holidays or perhaps you are looking for a rainy day option for the weekend? It is worth checking out The Deep – This is thought to be one of the most spectacular aquariums in the world… and it is here… in […]

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