Food & Drink

Chocolate Easter Cake Recipe

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Chocolate Easter Cake

Lucas went for a settling in session at his childminders yesterday so I used the time to myself to bake us an Easter cake. I frosted it once he got home though so that is a bit roughly done as he was trying to climb up my leg whilst I was doing it x Chocolate Easter […] Read more…

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Detox With Teatox

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I’ve recently been drinking SlimKitten Teatox tea*, I have a morning tea every day and a night time tea every other night before bed. NutriPlan gifted me 4 weeks worth to see what I think. They supply it in their gold plan, NutriPlan have a bronze, silver and gold plan containing various anti-oxidants, vitamins and superfoods in supplements, shakes […] Read more…

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Tesco Healthy Living Range

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As part of the Orchard programme at Tesco, I received a voucher to use on any of the Tesco Healthy Living range. I had purchased sandwiches from the healthy living range previously for lunch at work and knew there were other products but I didn’t realise just how many products are in the range. They seem […] Read more…

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Aubergine And Potato Curry Recipe

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I fancied making an aubergine curry but didn’t have all the fresh ingredients in that I needed to follow the recipes I had seen so I decided to make my own using what I already had in the cupboard. Thankfully it turned out delicious, we didn’t have any naan bread so I served it with […] Read more…

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Abel And Cole Review

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I was recently sent an Abel and Cole box in exchange of a review. This post reflects my honest opinions x When I was asked which box I would like to review, I really thought Abel and Cole just did fruit and vegetable boxes. Oh no, they do everything. I think I could actually do my ‘big’ […] Read more…

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An Alternative To Turkey This Christmas

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I recently tried Tesco Counters 21 Day Matured Beef Rib Joint as part of the Tesco Orchard Programme. I have never used the counters as Tesco before, I have bought the pre-packed meat but other than that, we always buy our meat from a local butcher. The man on the Tesco counter was friendly and advised me […] Read more…

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Slow Cooker Fruity Beef Casserole

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Duerrs  sent me some blackcurrant jam to try in a recipe, either sweet or savoury. I love using my slow cooker during winter, nothing beats throwing a load of ingredients into a pot and leaving it until tea time so you have the day free and the house smells of delicious home cooking. I decided […] Read more…

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Cheese Posties Review

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I recently received a Cheese Postie to review. As you may have gathered from the name, it is a cheese toasty that you receive through the post. Very clever! The guys over at Cheese Postie send you everything you need to make a delicious and fresh cheese toasty. You choose whether you would like a sweet […] Read more…

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Lucas’ First Halloween

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Happy Halloween! For Lucas’ first halloween we took him to visit his grandparents and great grandparents. He was a not so scary looking skeleton. I bought a skeleton all in one and ‘my first spooky halloween’ bib from Tesco. I carved 2 pumpkins. The first I carved a heart for World Vision, the idea is you carve […] Read more…

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