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Gin Diaries

You’re the Gin to My Tonic with Flavourly | Gin Diaries

Now we’re not big on Valentine’s Day in our household. But when Valentine’s Day can involve gin, I maybe get a bit more interested. That’s where Flavourly comes in. Flavourly, who famously turned down all their Dragon’s Den investment offers are well known for…

February 12, 2018
Gin Diaries

Raspberry Collins with Tanqueray | Gin Diaries

There’s nothing like a Friday night Gin cocktail. Sometimes you don’t have to go out for one either. Today I’m sharing a simple Raspberry Collins with Tanqueray recipe. I had a Mr W free evening, so I made myself this cocktail and put my…

October 28, 2016
Health & Fitness

#218 Exercise Recovery | Upbeat Protein Drink*

So I’ve recently ventured back into running. This week I’ve scheduled 3 x 30 minute runs to get me back into it. Even though I’m just getting back into a routine, recovery is very important to me. When Upbeat* approached me about their whey protein containing fruit…

November 13, 2014
Tips & Reviews

#80 Gin O’Clock

Saturday brought the Manchester Gin Festival 2014 to town. It’d been so long since I’d purchased tickets and thought about the event that I wasn’t really sure what to expect. It turned out to be a fantastic event with so much gin on offer…

April 7, 2014
Baking Recipes

#28 White Chocolate and Raspberry Blondies

So what a miserable day. It would seem I have somehow inflamed the cartilage between my ribs, it could be linked to my rheumatoid arthritis but that can’t be confirmed until I see my specialist next week. I started feeling rotten a couple of…

February 6, 2014