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Giveaway & review #27 – Stokes sauces

In Giveaways, Other On September 3, 2014 1 Comment

Agreeing to review Stokes sauces was a bit of a no brainer. Easy work. I already know I like them. Now I just have to write about it…. Read More »

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Peanut & raisin oaty cookies

In Biscuits, Other On September 3, 2014 0 Comments

There’s a natural saturation level of competance in pretty much everything. Reach your limit and the wheels come off. In business it’s called the Peter Principle – where… Read More »

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Review & giveaway #26 – Fabric 41

In Giveaways On August 29, 2014 18 Comments

How often does an A & E Doctor decide to diversify and start making and selling bibs? Not very, that’s for sure. Which is why Fabric 41 slightly… Read More »

rosemary and dijon chicken

Rosemary & Dijon chicken stew

In Chicken, Curries and Stews On August 26, 2014 4 Comments

I got chatting to a girl from Halifax the other day. It was a revelation. We found that both Leicester and Halifax have similar Christmas traditions. Now I… Read More »

lemon blueberry and white choc cupcakes

Lemon, blueberry & white chocolate cupcakes

In Cakes and Bakes On August 19, 2014 5 Comments

I worked with a girl once who literally stopped traffic. Now people overuse the word literally. They literally use it all the time to describe things that literally… Read More »

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Review & giveaway #25 – Outshine Art

In Giveaways On August 12, 2014 69 Comments

I was sent a couple of pictures by Outshine Art to review and very beautiful they were too. Suzanne runs Outshine Art from her Walton-on-Thames studio. She used to… Read More »

salmon and asparagus quiche

Salmon & asparagus quiche

In Other, Pastry, Tarts and Pies On August 12, 2014 4 Comments

I read a blog about a very large family in the US. I daren’t tell you who they are. I can’t link to it in case the blogger… Read More »

apple maple and ginger cake

Apple, ginger & maple syrup layer cake

In Cakes and Bakes On August 5, 2014 0 Comments

Can we talk about my backside? Just for a moment. I have spent most of my teenage and adult life being unhappy with my weight. Is that shocking?… Read More »

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Giveaway #24 – Stoves cooker from Argos RRP £449

In Giveaways On August 4, 2014 333 Comments

What I would do for a new oven! Mine is battered and bruised after a lot of abuse from yours truly. Argos got in touch with me and asked… Read More »

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Momma’s Cornish ginger fairings

In Biscuits On August 4, 2014 0 Comments

I was very close to my grandmother, named Momma (pronounced ‘Mom-mar’) by my toddler self. She was about 5 foot nothing, obsessed with her ‘bloody hair’ as she called it… Read More »