Hot cocoa might be a simple pleasure, but it is one of the sweetest ones! Bringing the flavours we crave in the winter to dessert is the best way to enjoy cocoa all year long!… View Post

Chocolate Cookies For Every Sweet Tooth

Chocolate Cookies For Every Sweet Tooth

Do you love someone who is simply mad for chocolate? Or maybe you are the one who will go absolutely loopy for a good old-fashioned Cadbury Dairy Milk. Either way, you really must check out this list of delicious chocolate biscuit recipes. Some of these are quite amazing!… View Post

The Sweetest Gifts for Valentine’s Day

The Sweetest Gifts for Valentine’s Day

From the Feast of Lupercalia to St. Valentine’s Day as we know it now, February has been the month of romance since Roman times. And although in recent years we’ve been all about bling and enormously grand gestures, traditionally, these celebrations have been associated with sweet treats. Which is why a retro sweets hamper from Swizzels could just be the perfect gift for your significant other this February.… View Post

Top 5 date-night recipes

Top 5 date-night recipes

As anyone who reads this blog regularly will know, I’m not a whizz at cooking. I hate spending hours in the kitchen, and trying to keep three kids entertained at the same time. But sometimes the Mr and I like to have a romantic night in – a glass of wine and some kid-free time. I like to cook food that tastes great but is super quick to make (and easy on the washing-up). Here are my top 5 date-night recipe ideas…… View Post

12 Terrific Turkey Recipe Ideas

12 Terrific Turkey Recipe Ideas

Christmas is just around the corner and once again the turkey will most likely be taking centre stage.  However, this year instead of creating the same roast turkey that you’ve made time and time again.  Try injecting an additional layer of flavour to your Christmas dinner with these terrific turkey recipe ideas.… View Post

14 Delicious Gingerbread Recipes

14 Delicious Gingerbread Recipes

Christmas is the perfect time to head into the kitchen and bake some delicious treats.  Whilst the braver bakers will be attempting to create Gingerbread houses, which most of us can only dream about.  Creating gingerbread biscuits and other treats is a great way to ease yourself into perfecting the recipe and taste.  Whether you opt to donate your efforts to the school Christmas fete, hand out to neighbours, or even hanging on the Christmas tree. Gingerbread recipes are relatively straightforward to make and perfect for getting the children involved too.… View Post

Top Tips For Starting Your Own Wine Collection

Top Tips For Starting Your Own Wine Collection

Many people start a wine collection so that they have a good stock of wine for whenever they need it and so that they can make money in the future. Staring your own wine collection is not too difficult, as long as you store them properly and have a disposable income.

Here, we are going to give you some tips on how to start your own wine collection. Keep reading if you’d like to find out more.… View Post

12 Rice Krispie Treats to Make for Halloween

12 Rice Krispie Treats to Make for Halloween

When it comes to making Halloween themed treats for the children, for Halloween parties or to hand out to Trick or Treaters.  It doesn’t have to be time consuming or difficult.  Many of the Rice Krispie treats to make for Halloween that I’m sharing below are brought to life in the decoration.  So whether you make your own batch of Rice Krispie treats or you use shop bought, it’s a project that the children can also get involved with.… View Post

14 Halloween Brownies recipe ideas

14 Halloween Brownies recipe ideas

Chocolate brownies always go down well at any time of the year.  However, with Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to add a spooky twist to how you serve up this delicious treat.  Whether you are preparing a batch to hand out to Trick or Treaters, wishing to add a spooky treat to lunch boxes or hosting the Halloween party of the year.  I’ve prepared a list of 14 Halloween brownies recipe ideas to inspire your next batch of gooey chocolate brownies.… View Post