A year ago while I was busy growing Hugo in my tummy, running around after Finley and in between school runs I started my blog. My little space on the Internet to share my thoughts and honest updates on my journey through parenthood, life experiences and lessons. My reason for starting my blog was simple.… Read More The Mother Hen blog is 1!
Hi everyone! So we are now into January and this January it’s Veganuary. What on earth is Veganuary? I hear you ask. Veganuary is a campaign, encouraging people to try a vegan diet for the month of January. If you are trying out Veganuary let me know how you are finding it I would love… Read More Veganuary FAQ’s about going Vegan Part 1
I’m writing this on New Years Eve and I honestly can’t believe how quickly this year has went by! 2017 has been such a busy year filled with wonderful, happy moments and lots of changes to our family. So I thought I would round up some of my favourite memories from the year gone by.… Read More 2017, you were AMAZING!
Forget Kirstie’s handmade Christmas, welcome to Kathryn’s handmade Christmas. This year I have decided to get my creative cap on and hand make Christmas gifts for friends and family. I’m a stay at home Mum, I’m not earning a wage and Christmas time can be extremely expensive especially now that we have three kids to… Read More Kathryn’s Handmade Christmas
This meal is a big hit in our house! I came across this recipe on The Good Food app (brilliant app BTW, highly recommend it has loads of amazing recipes) and I gave it a few personal tweaks. We all love it. Finley always asks for “more please” and usually eats two large plates so… Read More Our Vegetarian Family Dinner Tonight – Lentil Spag Bol
Hey everyone! Hope everything is going good with you all. I promised on my last post I would keep a food diary of my first days into my vegan lifestyle, I was going to do a week long food diary. However I figured that would be too long for a blog post and after three… Read More Three days Vegan- Food Diary
Hey everyone! I thought I would do a little update for you all, chatting about the fact I’m going Vegan! Most people have looked at me in horror when I said that, mainly asking “What on earth are you going to eat?!” It’s a good question because animal products are in a lot of food… Read More Lifestyle Change- I’m going Vegan.
Ahhhh September you have been wonderful. I always look at September as a fresh start. I think it’s with schools starting again and routine going back into place after summer. I also love the change in weather the cooler air and the leaves changing colour. I feel ready to pack away summer clothes and bring… Read More My Favourite Five- September
I have started making it a priority that every Sunday I treat my skin to a face mask. I am nearly 30 (which shocks me every time I say it out loud) so my skin is changing. I need to look after my skin and make sure I am giving it some TLC. Over the last… Read More My First Thoughts- Matcha Tea Face Mask from The Body Shop
Since my blog has had a little revamp (I hope you like the new look), I thought I would do a fun little post “20 Facts about Me.” Those of you who have been reading my blog for a while or keeping up with my day-to-day natterings over on Instagram, you may already know a… Read More 20 Facts about Me