What is High Tea? A Simple Explanation of British Tea …

What is high tea? High tea sounds very lovely doesn’t it, but do you know what it actually is? I have to tell you it…

Delicious dinner party food without the stress

Dinner parties are good fun. It’s all about talking with friends, showing off your cooking skills, playing host and having a few glasses of wine.…

24 fantastic coffee hacks

24 fantastic coffee hacks Oh my goodness I am so excited to share these fantastic coffee hacks with you . I love coffee so much…

The things you can do with kiwis

I was sent a gorgeous hamper with Zespri kiwis in and encouraged to experiment with them. Zespri Kiwi come in green or gold are grown…

Halloumi, Houmous and Roasted Pepper Wraps

One of my new years resolutions was to be come a better cook. I  have been avidly reading Delia’s Vegetarian Collection and reading the very…

What is so great about Quorn

I have been vegetarian for 32 years and Quorn is a staple food in my life. My kids have always been veggie and they love…

10 Foodie (2 Word) Money Saving Resolutions

Okay so a new year often brings new promises particularly around weight and money. Neither prove too easy to keep as essentially food and possessions…

10 Healthy Eating Tips for Winter

Winter makes me want to eat heavy sponge treacle puddings with custard, lots of Yorkshire puddings and creamy mash. Winter makes me want to snuggle…

Get a free Krispy Kreme doughnut today

Do you want to get a free krispy kreme doughnut today? Vouchercodes.co.uk are giving away over 10,000 doughnuts from Krispy Kreme next week – completely…

Thorntons personalised chocolate hamper review (lucky me!)

Thorntons sell a lovely range of personalised hampers. A chocolate lovers dream. I love chocolate and Thorntons in particular. One day into the school holidays…

An easy way to make jam and clean up after!

I have never made jam. Despite always finding homemade jam to taste better I have somehow never got round to making it. It just sounded…

Do fresh produce markets save you money?

Do fresh produce markets save you money?   Do fresh produce markets save you money? The cost of food has risen dramatically over the last…

Is the food in your freezer more than 2 years old?

Today – Is the food in your freezer more than 2 years old? Recent research has shown that 62% of British shoppers throw frozen from…

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Fondant Icing

How to stop fondant from cracking and various other icing questions answered here! When it comes to decorating a cake and making it look perfectly…

The benefits of Quorn

Quorn was launched in 1985 and is now sold in 16 countries worldwide – lets take a look at The benefits of Quorn We are…

Bank Holiday Shopping: Picnics, Parcels, Pack Ups and Posies

I think Bank holidays are time to kick back and relax and reconnect with family and friends. I had a poorly friend who needed some…

My Perfect Coffee Moment

Perfect coffee I am a long time coffee drinker and I do like ‘good’ coffee. It is one of life’s absolute pleasures for me. I…

Amy’s Kitchen: Great food for Vegetarians

Amy’s kitchen isn’t a new brand to me. I have been a vegetarian for 31 years (yes I know…blimey !) With Amy’s kitchen all the…

Review: Carte Noire Collection Espresso capsules

Today I am going to review Carte Noire Collection Espresso capsules First thing in the morning whilst the children sleep I sneak downstairs for a…

Supporting Stress through Nutrition

As a society of time poor individuals, we tend to use the term “stress” both fleetingly and frequently. Most of us seemingly accept that we…