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Banana & Chocolate Bread

Banana & Chocolate Bread

Huge welcome back to my niece,Catherine Kidd. Catherine is a dietician and also author of her own fantastic blog Knowing Your Onions. Today she is tempting us with a delicious  Banana and Chocolate bread ( as if I need tempting with any sort of cake)  and one which even the […]

Edge Of Heaven – Professional Knives Set

Edge Of Heaven – Professional Knives Set

Back in December we were lucky enough to be sent a set of Edge of Belgravia  Precision series knives to review and we loved them. When the opportunity arose recently to review the Professional Four Piece Set, I jumped at the chance. This beautiful set of knives compliment the other set […]

Degustabox – A Box Of Delights

Degustabox – A Box Of Delights

We were delighted to be sent the June box by Degustabox to review. It’s packed full of goodies to try each month. Simply choose the price of the box you’d like,purchase it and  then wait for your box to arrive. It’s packed full of up to 15 different products to […]

Chocolate Heaven With Paxton Chocolate….

Chocolate Heaven With Paxton Chocolate….

When Paxton Chocolate asked us if we’d like to review a box of fabulous chocolate treats, naturally I said yes, I am after all a self-confessed chocoholic. Paxton Chocolate is the brain child of Caitlin Paxton who set up the company in December 2012 upon graduating as a Pastry Chef […]

Golden Voyage

Golden Voyage

After various injuries and ailments recently, we have become real enthusiasts of golden paste, the fabulous health-giving and easily digestible way to consume turmeric. Of course, the health benefits of turmeric have long been known to exponents of Ayurvedic or Traditional Chinese Medicine, due to its active compound, curcumin.  We […]

Crêpes aux Fraises

Crêpes aux Fraises

After my mother’s steak and kidney pie in the last post, I am offering up another huge family favourite that also happens to be a dessert! These pancakes are a bit of a legend in our family because it was one of the few meals that my father chose to […]