Lifestyle

A different kind of New Year’s Resolution

I spent Christmas in Northern Ireland with family this year.  I decided to think about my year ahead. “Twixmas” or “Chrimbo Limbo” is the perfect time for reflection and planning in my experience. The week between Christmas and New Year is often considered dead time where we sit semi-comatose, binge watching box sets and scoffing the remaining Quality Street. I find it an exciting and energising time though. Each year I eagerly do a mental review of my achievements of the past year and then set some goals for the next year. You’ll notice I say “goals” and not “resolutions”. New Year's resolutions have gained a slightly dubious reputation recently. We make them with good intentions only to abandon them in [...]

Run Mummy Run review of TeaHuggers Tea

I love tea. Love it. Very few things make me happier than a nice cuppa. So I was thrilled when Run Mummy Run asked me to review TeaHuggers Tea. TeaHuggers are a small, British company who specialise in “Tea, Love and Happiness”. When my tea arrived (very nicely packaged) I decided to have a look at their website to find out a bit more. It told me they use the highest quality whole-leaf tea and herbs in their pyramid bags and that they are passionate about bringing their customers interesting blends from around the world, sourced from trusted, reputable suppliers. This all sounded great to me. It was time to put the kettle on and my feet up in the name [...]