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  After another day at home with my baby boy, I was exhausted, I looked around and there was still crap everywhere.... not literally......this time (thank F***), but just STUFF, EVERY WHERE. I looked up to the ceiling and tried to blink back tears, because I felt like a Big Fat Failure.I mean, I loved my son soooo much, like a love I never knew. And I know when you're a Mum and you know you love them, but then you also feel this massive sense of guilt because you also feel lost.... and sad, a lot of the time, I...

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I don't know about you but my kids spend (and want to spend) SOOOOOO musch time on their screen, or thinking about being on their screens. And I am just so sick of not doing anything WITH them. So we introduced Screen Free Sunday (which the kids were less than thrilled about). But then I thought heck, since my hubby and I do our Meal prep on Sundays, why not get the kids into it as well. And get them coming up with some healthy lunchbox ideas. Yes it will make for a busier kitchen, but it gives them something to do...

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baking, feijoa, gluten free, mums, weight loss, will power -

  I was in the kitchen organising the kids lunches for the week ahead. I thought, I’ll use up all these Feijoas and Bananas that are going to go off if they don’t get used and make muffins! Great idea right? Kids get muffins, fruit gets used and eaten, everybody wins! Well actually no, not everybody wins. Why? Because when I get a whiff of those freshly baked muffins my taste buds swell and before I know it I’ve eaten 3 of the damn things, all before they’ve cooled off (because that’s the best time to eat them right!) and...

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If you are following a Gluten Free diet then you know more than anyone the challenges that arise when you're popping out for Takeaways. Or just at the mall and need to grab a bite to eat. Gone are the days when excitement, joy or freedom is what you felt, it has been replaced with anxiety, dread and limitation."What am I going to be able to eat?" "Will I actually be able to eat anything at all?" Well, here are a few Go To's that I have found in NZ. BURGER FUEL Burger Fuel has a Completely Gluten Free white Burger...

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