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Christmas Gin Diaries

The Christmas Gin Guide | Gin Diaries

This was supposed to be a Christmas Drinks Guide. It ended up becoming a Christmas Gin Guide instead. Because Gin. So let’s get started on this Christmas Gin Guide. For me, gin has to be served perfectly. If you’re thinking, but Miss Pond gin…

December 21, 2017
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Christmas Life

Big Christmas Night In with Butterkist

With the run up to Christmas everything has been rather demanding and it’s taken it’s toll slightly. Thankfully Dr W and I had very little planned for this weekend and decided to spend a couple of nights in watching Christmas films. Butterkist also sent…

December 19, 2017
Steps To Survive Christmas 2016
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5 Tips to Survive Christmas

So Christmas can be a little over whelming yes? With all this pressure by the media to make it perfect, it’s a wonder why any of us bother with it anymore! So here are some my tips to survive Christmas. #1- Lists I am…

December 12, 2016
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Baking Christmas Recipes

Brioche Treacle Tart | Christmas Recipe

Last week was my turn at the work bake club, to embrace the festive season I decided to add a twist to the humble treacle tart. So today I’m sharing my Brioche Treacle Tart Recipe. Treacle Tarts aren’t scary to make at all. When I…

December 8, 2016
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Christmas

Embracing Christmas with Festive Books and Snacks!

So it’s the last day of November, and I’m on the count down to Christmas holidays. Although admittedly I’ve already had a festive couple of days this weekend… We had a very busy Saturday in Birmingham. Whilst we had an awesome pre Christmas dinner…

November 30, 2016
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Christmas Quick Eats

The Perfect Eggs Royale with Paul Hollywood

I know what I’m having for breakfast on Christmas day, do you? The routine in our house has always been Eggs Royale, with a generous serving of Buck’s Fizz. This year Paul Hollywood’s Ready to Bake bread rolls are making a welcome addition to…

December 24, 2015
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Christmas Manchester

Co-op Christmas Showcase 2015

The other week Mr W and I were invited down to Co-op HQ in Manchester for the Co-op Christmas Showcase, I thought I would share with you the foodie highlights of our evening! Greeted by glasses of cold Co-op prosecco, which is ALWAYS very nice, we…

December 23, 2015
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Christmas Tips & Reviews

Festive Degustabox 2015 | Review

This month I was super excited when I received my Festive Degustabox. I knew it was going to be a good delivery this month before I even opened the box! For those of you who don’t know, Degustabox is a monthly food subscription box (£12.99)…

December 23, 2015
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Christmas

Teariffic Gifts for Christmas with We Are Tea

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without tea now would it? Whether it’s a brew on Christmas morning or some tea for a gift the guys at We Are Tea have got you sorted. I can’t function without tea and this is especially important on Christmas…

December 21, 2015