I’m In! The Great North Run 2018

Hi Friends, I have great news! I received a place in the Great North Run for 2018! Running another half marathon is one of my major goals for 2018, so I was very lucky to receive a place in the ballot. I will be raising money for Mind, a mental […]

Texas BBQ Brisket

Hi Friends, Happy February! How are you all doing this week? Now that the new year has well and truly rolled around I thought it was time we shared another recipe here on the blog… Making meat dishes is quite rare for us at the House of Hales, as we […]

2018 Goals

  Hello Friends and Happy New Year to you all! I hope you enjoyed the holiday season with Christmas and the New Year, and whatever else you might be celebrating at this time of year! One thing I have been celebrating right now is “Embracing Minimalism”. Almost every day I […]

Happy December & 2018!

Hi Everybody, Happy December! It is amazing to think another year has come and gone. Time certainly moves fast when things are busy. We will soon be celebrating Christmas followed by one year of living in the UK! If you happen to have some New Year resolutions in mind or […]