Healthy, Lunch


Mr. Simply Homemade reckons I have an addiction to chickpeas, there is always a tin or 4 in the back of the larder press. Every week I buy a couple of tins and every week I use a couple of tins. I’d hate to run out! One thing I make regularly is hummus, I love the stuff. It’s quick and …

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Chit Chat, Healthy

Sugar Substitutes

In a recent post I spoke about sugar and me; and why we have greatly reduced the amount of refined sugar in our diet in the Simply Homemade home. Sugar has also of course been very prevalent in the media. I have to be honest, in my opinion, I do believe that the majority of the bad press sugar gets is justified. …

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Healthy, The Simply Homemade Mum

Sugar & Me

I spoke on Snapchat last week about refined sugar and why my family and I have cut the majority of it from our diets.  In my recent body positive post I mentioned that I have an endocrine disorder called Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). There is no cure for PCOS and depending on the severity of the symptoms it can be …

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