Recipes

Win 1 of 2 signed John Whaite recipe books

| Giveaways

john whaite cool things about where i live

For the final giveaway of my Blogaversary celebrations, the beautiful John Whaite has signed 2 of his Perfect Plates In 5 Ingredients recipe books for me to giveaway. John won the third series of The Great British Bake Off in 2012. He now writes for The Telegraph, is a resident chef on Lorraine, is a presenter and […] Read more…

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Aubergine And Potato Curry Recipe

| Food & Drink

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

| Food & Drink, Reviews

abel and cole curry

  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’ shop with them. There is everything from fruit, veg, meat, fish, store cupboard items, baby food, frozen meals, […] Read more…

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Slow Cooker Fruity Beef Casserole

| Food & Drink

  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 to adapt Duerrs Fruity Beef Casserole for the slow cooker. I also changed the quantities for […] Read more…

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Lucas’ First Halloween

| Diary, Fashion, Food & Drink

lucas sat in a highchair smiling and wearing a halloween baby growHalloween

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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