Tefal Ingenio Induction Set Giveaway

Tefal Ingenio Induction Set Giveaway worth £250

You may remember back in autumn 2014 I talked about how I was working with Tefal and was putting to good use their Ingenio Pans. Well some month later, I thought it was time to do an update. Its fair to say, they get plenty of use in our kitchen – there has been over more »

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Vanilla Table: Book Review & Giveaway

One of the my favourite parts about my job is getting the chance to lay my eyes on and review so many books. Every now and then one book stands out for its beauty (Books can be beautiful right?) Even the title of my latest review, Vanilla Table sounds inviting. I use vanilla in so more »

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Annie Dance Workshop at Pineapple Dance Studios

I know there’s quite a few people eagerly awaiting this post. Its not often you get the chance to see me dancing. Definitely not a strong point of mine. Luckily my girls don’t seem to have inherited my dance genes and love a good routine. When we were given the chance to visit Pineapple Dance more »

Hot Balsamic Honey Chicken Salad

#WeekendCreations – Balsamic & Honey Chicken Salad

LINKY NEWS I’ve slightly changed Foodie Friday – I still love food as much as ever but I’d also like to celebrate my love of all things craft. In fact, I love just making stuff and being nosy about what other people are making. I’ve renamed our new linky, #WeekendCreations – If you’ve blogged about more »

Walnut Honey Cranberries Crunchy Homemade Granola

Walnut & Honey Granola – Bake of the Week

I’ve always had to practically force myself to eat breakfast – I fallen into the typical Mum trap of surviving on strong coffee until about 11am. I would go berserk at my girls if they didn’t eat breakfast though. Time to lead by example? I do have a few breakfast dishes that I really enjoy more »

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Beat My Price

This is a post sponsored by Bespoke Offers I’ve always said you either save money or time when you are shopping. I don’t have copious amounts of either, to be honest, but I have tended to steer towards saving time. Who has the time to potter around various shops looking for bargains these days? I more »

Dulce de Leche Marshmallow Brownies #Bakeoftheweek

Dulce De Leche Marshmallow Brownies #Bakeoftheweek

I don’t often blog about Brownies – They feel like a bit of cheat as they are so easy. Brownies are definitely my go to bake if I need something sweet in a rush. And Oh My! these are delicious! I’ve given approximate guidelines for the Dulce de Leche and Marshmallows but go for your more »

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The Final Countdown to Starting Primary School

You may be wondering where Bake of the Week is – fear not, it is coming later tonight. For now though, I am all about school – such a major part of our lives for the past 9 years and about to get even bigger. Like thousands of other families up and down the country, more »


Visiting Eureka & National Allergy Week with #aocleans & Hotpoint

Nearly 13 years ago, I had 2 new arrivals in my life. One was Millie, my beautiful baby, the other was hay fever. Not so welcome a visitor. Yep, thanks body of mine, just getting over the shell shock of a newborn to be hit with a hideous allergy every spring/summer. I’ll be honest and more »

basil bacon onion quiche

Bacon, Onion & Basil Quiche #Bakeoftheweek

I’ve got news for you. Real men do eat quiche! This is the quiche that finally got Mr C eating a quiche and declaring it ‘Niiiice’! Hurrah, at last. It also turns out that Baby T also loves quiche – firmly polishing off both her sisters’ slices that they turned their noses up at. Oh more »

Roasted Red Pepper Walnut Relish Dip

Roasted Red Pepper & Walnut Relish – Secret Recipe Club

My second month of being a member of the Secret Recipe Club and no less exciting (or nerve-wracking). I was paired up this month with Sara from the Cupcake Muffin. I did expect a blog mainly about baking so had in mind that I would have to do another cake post (what a hardship!) But more »