Walkers crisps – the Deli Market range mmmm

Walkers crisps – the Deli Market range mmmm

If there’s one thing I really look forward to it’s Friday evenings, it signals the end of a working week, no more clubs to rush around to, no more work to be done for the whole weekend, just kick off your shoes and relax. Friday evenings are also indulging...
Beauty and the Beast by Polka Dot Pantomimes

Beauty and the Beast by Polka Dot Pantomimes

  Last weekend saw us travel down to Thanet to attend the Beauty and the Beast performance by Polka Dot Pantomimes at the Theatre Royal Margate. With Ricky Groves of Eastenders and Strictly Come Dancing fame as Muddles and Robert Rawles, a West End Star as Dame...
Chicken ham and leek pie

Chicken ham and leek pie

  I love this time of year solely for the fact it’s the perfect time for pie. What can be better on a cold and damp evening than a piece of your favourite pie and there are so many to choose from but one that I have been wanting to try for some time now is...
Bake Escape PLUS win a mini iPad

Bake Escape PLUS win a mini iPad

Bake Escape I have been playing the sliding games for years now, the first one was Bejewelled and I learnt to make rows of three, that fours were even better and fives were ace. I love sliding games and have one on my phone and on my iPad. I often sit watching TV that...
Our perfect family holiday #markwarnermum

Our perfect family holiday #markwarnermum

Mark Warner are on the lookout for their 2015 Family Ambassadors. They are choosing five families to test their multi award winning ski and sun family friendly holidays. A tough gig … So along with the rest of the blogosphere it is now my job to tell Mark Warner...
Christmas decorations at John Lewis

Christmas decorations at John Lewis

Every year we get the boxes down from the loft containing all the necessary for decorating our home and spreading some christmas cheer. The tree, the tinsel, the baubles collected over the years and the wreath but every year I always manage to buy one or two things to...
The UK top 10 festive family traditions

The UK top 10 festive family traditions

What lengths do you go to to keep the magic of Santa alive in your children’s heart? As you know I’ve been working with the NSPCC on the run up to Christmas 2014 and my girls were delighted to receive their Letters from Santa the other week. They have even...
Roast Beef by Nigella Lawson

Roast Beef by Nigella Lawson

I am shocked! Oven Pride research has discovered that one in four Brits has never cooked a Christmas dinner and it’s even worse amongst younger generations (with cleaning up mess being a major factor). They also conducted research into Sunday dinners and found that...
Littlest Pet Shop – the cutest toys around

Littlest Pet Shop – the cutest toys around

It’s been a while now that one of the twins latest crazes is pets, dogs to be precise, they would, ‘…really, really, please mummy, please daddy, like a real pup,’ and we are taking that into serious consideration but whilst we are thinking...
Chocolate Salami

Chocolate Salami

When I lived in Italy one of my favourite things to make, not just for Christmas but throughout the year, was a chocolate salami. I guess you could compare it to our rice krispie cakes in that they are easy to make, the kids can help and everyone loves them. The...

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