florentine quiche

Florentine quiche

In Pastry, Tarts and Pies On March 25, 2014 2 Comments

Is quiche not the perfect, universal crowd pleaser? It seems whenever I make it for a gathering it’s Hoovered up way before everything else. I think it satisfies… Read More »


Giveaway #10 – Valek personalised rolling pin

In Giveaways On March 25, 2014 325 Comments

This is one of those giveaways where I wish I had a review copy. I do love a handcrafted rolling pin and these babies have stolen my heart…. Read More »


Review & giveaway #9 – Teastorks

In Giveaways On March 25, 2014 265 Comments

I do love a cup of tea, in fact I’ve been known to be called a tea monster by some. Since being pregnant I”ve been drinking less of… Read More »

gluten free chocolate cake

Flourless chocolate cake

In Cakes and Bakes On March 18, 2014 6 Comments

I get asked an awful lot about gluten free baking and when I explain that I’m really not very experienced in that department I usually get the reply… Read More »

watermarked creme egg choc flapjack

Cadbury Creme mini egg chocolate flapjack

In Cakes and Bakes, Easter On March 11, 2014 5 Comments

I’m becoming one of those women who has an opinion about everything. Yep. You know the type who interrupts someone mid sentence to say ‘you want to know what I… Read More »

thomas kitchen knives

Giveaway #8 & review – Thomas Kitchen knife set

In Giveaways On March 10, 2014 658 Comments

I have a lovely giveaway for you for a set of Thomas Kitchen knives which caused MUCH excitement when they arrived for review. First up, they look like knives… Read More »


Giveaway #7 & review – Degustabox

In Giveaways, Other On March 7, 2014 346 Comments

I have now tried two Degustabox lots of goodies. I have to say I did think (before it arrived) that this was a way to spend money on… Read More »

watermarked rocky road

Psychedelic school fair rocky road

In Biscuits, Cakes and Bakes, Snacks On March 4, 2014 3 Comments

There are just so many things to consider when you’re five. Whether the dinner lady accidentally puts gravy on your lunch rendering it inedible, whether a nameless girl… Read More »


Bloggers Confidential with The Pink Whisk (and a giveaway)

In Food Bloggers Confidential, Giveaways On March 4, 2014 210 Comments

This week, after quite some time without a bean from bloggers (or rather I have been lazy posting their diligent interview answers!) I give you the lovely Ruth… Read More »

ape and bird bar

The Ape & Bird review

In Other On February 27, 2014 0 Comments

I’m a big of a fan of The Restaurant Man. Like many a greedy girl or boy I have not so secret dreams of one day opening my… Read More »