Best of British hamper of meat – Westin gourmet reviews

Best of British hamper of meat – Westin gourmet reviews

We have been eating really, really well recently and it’s all thanks to Westin Gourmet who wanted us to try their Best of British hamper, of course husband jumped at the chance – anything to do with food is right up his street. I took a look at their...
Pocahontas Gravesend

Pocahontas Gravesend

  The start of school in Year 2 was based around the topic My World and learning about the history of our local area Gravesend. Mid October saw the whole of Year 2 dress as Native Americans to celebrate Pocahontas Day which they all enjoyed and later on when we...
Vileda 100C Hot Spray review

Vileda 100C Hot Spray review

  Cleaning floors – another of life’s tasks classed as Not fun But Necessary. Fact is they need doing and quite frequently too especially in the winter when the roads and pavements outside are wet as no matter how hard you try some of the muck reaches...
Why autumn is the best season for family fun

Why autumn is the best season for family fun

The weather may be cold and wet but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on family fun this autumn. There are many things you can do to beat those seasonal blues. As the leaves fall and change into beautiful autumnal colours, get ready to have the time of your life...

My Top Ten Essential Store Cupboard Ingredients

Olive oil Tinned tomatoes Stock cubes Tinned tuna Dry pasta Mixed herbs Sugar Tea bags! salt Balsamic vinegar You don’t know how long it took to define that list, I felt like it was wartime and we were on rationing but it does make you stop and think what you...
Disney Princess Advent Calendar – no chocolate

Disney Princess Advent Calendar – no chocolate

I don’t know about you but I think there is way too much chocolate at this time of year and I am a chocolate lover trust me. Trouble is, I have chocolates for the tree, selection boxes for their stockings, I have tubs of £4 chocolates sitting in the cupboards...
Nutella Cheesecake – Nigella’s recipe

Nutella Cheesecake – Nigella’s recipe

Russell Hobbs have a new product, the Aura 6 in 1 Hand Blender out and they want to show everyone just how easy it is to use so they asked me to make Nigella’s Nutella cheesecake using it and tell you all about it. They even sent me a jar of Nutella on with my...
Roasted pumpkin, bacon and tomato chilli soup

Roasted pumpkin, bacon and tomato chilli soup

I may have just invented my favourite soup yet! Roasted pumpkin soup but with some great additions that make it totally wow. I had a pumpkin leftover from Halloween that needed using up so I decided to cut it into pieces and roast it whilst I thought about what to do....
Cooking with Sage appliances and meeting Heston Blumenthal

Cooking with Sage appliances and meeting Heston Blumenthal

As you may know I will never, ever be without my Sage Multi cooker. When my current one dies, and I’m not expecting that any time soon having been to Sage HQ and listened to how they are made, I will invest in another. They are quite simply the best slow cooker...

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