Reading Sylvia Plath with quinoa breakfast porridge

Feeling Jaded

It was Mothers Day in Australia yesterday and I started the day with yoga and a healthy quinoa porridge with a side helping of Plath as a treat for myself (not that there weren’t plenty of treats from my two gorgeous kids as well xx). I couldn’t help but think though about the three consecutive years we ran…

One Does Not Simply Drop 15 Kilos In Nine Weeks

Fourteen stone in a day!!!! as the gloriously rotund Peter Kay often says.  Pure fantasy and for comedy value only of course but a line that pops into my head every time I read the front of women’s magazines. A case in point; Mahalia Barnes, (don’t worry, I barely know who she is either) has…