What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 17 January

What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 17 January

This week has been a bit of a weird one weather-wise, with fierce winds and heavy rain, followed by warmth and humidity, followed by chilly air and sunny spells...every time I've ventured out, I've had to prepare for anything! When the weather is this unsettled, it makes me in the mood for comfort food! And [...]

Juniper Berry Gin Alternative (alcohol free)

Ingredients 2 cups water handful juniper berries (couple of tbsp) couple of rosemary sprigs peel of 1 lime, taking care not to include the white pith. Method Add to a small sauce pan. Bring to a light boil, then simmer for up to an hour. Halfway through simmering, gently crush the juniper berries with a [...]

Blue Coconut Martini (alcohol free)

Blue Coconut Martini (alcohol free)

Ingredients 1/4 cup pineapple juice 1/2 cup coconut milk alternative 2 shot alcohol free blue curaçao syrup (alcohol free - I use Monin) 1 tsp lime juice Method Shake in a cocktail shaker over ice and pour into a martini glass. Garnish with a fresh or dried orange

Love Your Body: Wimbledon Mummy’s Four Week Strength Training Plan, WEEK TWO

Love Your Body: Wimbledon Mummy’s Four Week Strength Training Plan, WEEK TWO

As promised, I'm back with Week 2 of my Four Week Strength Training Plan! I hope you enjoyed the first week's sessions. It's normal to feel a little sore at first, but you should start feeling better this week. Some of the exercises are the same and some are a little different. Remember to always [...]

What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 10 January

What to Cook this Weekend, Friday 10 January

Happy New Year! It has been a long time since I have published my popular blog What to Cook, where I give you a rundown of some of my favourite recipes of the moment. I was dealing with a lot in 2019 and needed to take a break to concentrate on myself and my family, but [...]

Pink Raspberry and Tonic Mocktail

Pink Raspberry and Tonic Mocktail

If you’re a big fan of the pink gin craze which really took off in 2019, but you’re doing Dry January (or just cutting down on your alcohol consumption), this mocktail is for you! With the slight sharpness of the vinegar and the bitterness of the tonic, balanced by the sweet raspberry cordial, you won’t [...]

Love your body: Wimbledon Mummy’s four week strength training plan for women WEEK ONE

Love your body: Wimbledon Mummy’s four week strength training plan for women WEEK ONE

Make 2020 your happiest and healthiest year yet! In my experience it only takes four weeks to make a real difference to your level of fitness. My four week strength training plan is aimed at women of all fitness levels, as each of the exercises can be adapted to suit you. My plan is ideal [...]