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The Backs – Cambridge

Hello, my name’s Sarah and I am a Cambridge native. Cambridge is my home town and I love going back there. Especially in the summer. There is nothing more glorious than sitting on the grass by the river in the sun, reading a good…

August 19, 2019
Lemon Poppy seed muffins

Lemon and Poppy Seed Muffin Recipe

In the summer when I fancy something sweet, I always veer towards light and fruity desserts, and to me there is no better smell than fresh lemon zest, and smelling it in the summer is particularly invigorating. These low-fat healthy(ish) lemon and poppy seed…

July 23, 2019
Banana Oat Protein Smoothie

Banana Oat Protein Smoothie

My favourite thing to have in the morning is a smoothie. I’m not big on just fruit and veg smoothies though, they have to have some sustenance to them otherwise I just get hungry in half an hour and grab a KitKat. My banana…

July 17, 2019

How I look after my cacti and other succulents

I’m basically rubbish at looking after most plants. I forget to water them and I accidentally leave some in the light for too long or forget to re-pot them. I’m surprisingly successful with cacti and other succulents though. Perhaps because they are so easy…

July 12, 2019

Advice I’d Give My Younger Self

On the 14th June I turned 30! 3-0. Honestly, for most of my life this age seemed so far away. To me it was (and still is) a monumental age. I used to think that by now I’d have a husband, a house and…

June 24, 2019
tips to start exercise and get fit
Advice Fitness

How to start exercising – 5 tips

I started exercising about four years ago. I started from near bottom. I was a decent enough swimmer and used to participate in team sports when I was younger, but doing anything remotely althetic in my adult years made me feel really self-conscious. Now…

June 5, 2019

Being strong is about giving up, sometimes

I’ve drafted and re-drafted this post many times, and thought about it over and over in my head to try to perfectly convey exactly how I am thinking. Which is quite difficult. You know, when you are younger, people would value perseverance. “ooh look…

June 5, 2019