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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 […]

New Beginnings and Steak and Kidney Pie

New Beginnings and Steak and Kidney Pie

I am immensely proud of Anita-Clare Field. She broke her upper arm catastrophically whilst walking the dog in 2010 and endured a three and a half years of agony whilst medics attempted to fix if. One sleepless night and in attempt to divert her mind from the mind-numbing pain, she […]

Detox With The Simple Water Recipe Book

Detox With The Simple Water Recipe Book

We need water to survive and we know that drinking adequate quantities reduces the risk of disease and keeps us hydrated. It’s recommended that we drink at least 8 glasses per day in order to stay healthy. Drinking the right amount of water means we’re flushing out toxins, harmful fats […]

London Beer Week – TABASCO® Michelada

London Beer Week – TABASCO® Michelada

We’re celebrating London Beer Week this week with TABASCO® and a rather different beer cocktail, TheTABASCO® Michelada. Now I make no secret of the fact that I LOVE a good Bloody Mary but adding beer to it? Really? I couldn’t possibly write about something I have never tried, so I managed […]