Pancake recipe; which filling are you?

Pancake Day

Are you a lemon and sugar kind of person or a full out nutella and banana lover? What’s your favourite pancake filling?

Shrove Tuesday the end of luxury and eating whatever you want and the beginning of Lent – Are you giving something up this year? I stopped doing that year’s ago as it [...]

About Marianne Whooley

Mother, daughter, partner, sister and housewife extraordinaire. Multi-tasker, spinner of many plates and believer in good luck who does her very best to live life to the full, can be bribed with chocolate and white wine.

Peppered steak pie recipes

Peppered Steak Pie

A short while ago the lovely people from Lakeland sent me an electric pie maker to try out. I put it to one side and I read the instruction book because many readers will remember in the past my downfall has been not reading it.

Anyhoo, over the past couple of days I’ve been [...]

About Marianne Whooley

Mother, daughter, partner, sister and housewife extraordinaire. Multi-tasker, spinner of many plates and believer in good luck who does her very best to live life to the full, can be bribed with chocolate and white wine.

Make your own ice lollies

zoku lolly

We’ve been making ice lollies!

After all it is the perfect weather to do so and there are plenty of recipes for fun lollies out there. About a month ago Lakeland sent me a Zoku to try and that’s precisely when Britain decided to start a summer of torrential rain, not quite ice lolly inducing [...]

About Marianne Whooley

Mother, daughter, partner, sister and housewife extraordinaire. Multi-tasker, spinner of many plates and believer in good luck who does her very best to live life to the full, can be bribed with chocolate and white wine.