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    Yard and Coop Manchester review

    Yard and Coop is a fried chicken restaurant in Manchester.  I had been craving proper fried chicken for ages, so we decided to go for my birthday lunch. Yard and Coop The restaurant itself is light, but not brightly lit.…

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    20 for 2020 – goals for the year

    20 for 2020; No resolutions as they are made to be broken.  Instead I am setting myself 20 goals. People are already tweeting about it being the roaring twenties. Well I am woman hear me roar. With my big gob…

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    Thai Green Veggie Curry

    Thai green curry is such a delicious veggie dish.  You can use just veggies or add tofu too. We recently discovered that halloumi works really well. This is not a recipe per se. More a this is how we do…

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    June – weekly meal plan

    June already, how time flies.     Weekly plan w/e 15th June As you can see. I attempted to pretty up my meal plan. Not quite what I wanted, but I will keep looking. My meal plan weeks start on…

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    Meal plans and an update

    Meal plans have been made, we have been pretty good at sticking to our plans and as a result are wasting very little food. The keeping on top of updating this is not going so well.  I am also way…

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    52 challenges over 52 weeks

    On top of our joint goals and challenges for the year, I decided to set myself some personal goals and challenges. Some for fun, some to broaden my knowledge, others to challenge my own comfort zones. I’ve picked one thing…

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    2018 goals

    I  just know 2018 will be a good year, especially with the goals we have set. We had an up and down 2017, we lost our dear old Millie, Mr CK got made redundant and I got a job and…

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    Meal plans for w/e 30 June 2017

    Meal plans this week were mostly based around what was in the freezer and the cupboards. We always seem to have so much stuff in, one of the neighbours jokingly called us the corner shop as if they run out,…