Halloween Baking

So it’s half term, yup a whole week off with the kids for Halloween.  Already panicking about what to do to keep them occupied?  How about some fun, quick and easy family baking?  Here are some of my tried and tested recipes and a new one that I picked up from BBC Good Food thatContinue reading “Halloween Baking”

RECIPE: Gingerbread Mummies

These are a really fun take on your typical Gingerbread men, seeing as it’s Halloween, we decided to make Halloween Gingerbread Mummies.  It’s just your normal gingerbread recipe and gingerbread man cutter and then it’s how you decorate them. We used buttercream (piped) and edible eyes to decorate ours but you could use white chocolate,Continue reading “RECIPE: Gingerbread Mummies”

RECIPE: Chocolate Avocado Cake

This is a recipe I found on BBC Good Food it was actually a vegan recipe, but I chose it more for the fact I had an avocado I wanted to use up and just switched the recipe to what I had in the house, which was not dairy free/vegan ingredients.  For the buttercream icing I justContinue reading “RECIPE: Chocolate Avocado Cake”

RECIPE: Chocolate Bark

Definitely one of my quickest and easiest Halloween baking recipes and absolutely perfect for the kids.  The only real adult involvement is the melting of chocolate, then let the kids go wild with the rest.  You can also decide on what ever chocolate or toppings you want, there is no right or wrong, but IContinue reading “RECIPE: Chocolate Bark”

WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Director’s Cut

Last Friday’s West Coast Cooler (sponsors) Belfast Fashion Week AW18 (Autumn Winter 2018) Season 26 – Runway Edit started off with the Director’s Cut by Cathy Martin.  A selection of her favourite looks, styled by Cathy herself and chosen from a range of retailers. Director’s Cut Sophie – River Island yellow check coat £100 Joy – Stradivarius red tartan trenchContinue reading “WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Director’s Cut”

WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Jourdan

Looking for some fashion inspiration and want to shop local?  Then check out Jourdan from the catwalk at last Friday’s  West Coast Cooler (sponsors) Belfast Fashion Week AW18 (Autumn Winter 2018) Season 26 – Runway Edit. Maria – Pistachio lace dress, large gold ring Thandi -Black/white stripe dress, black crepe coat, black/white bangles Catty – Black & white evening dress with diamante/blackContinue reading “WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Jourdan”

WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Make a statement

Fashion and style can come in many forms and today I’m sharing with you head pieces. Millinery is an amazing skill and I’m always blown away with then art (I mean it basically is a piece of art) created sometimes out of such basic materials. SMC Millinery   Aimee – ‘Pippa’ Royal blue headpiece andContinue reading “WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Make a statement”

WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Head to Toe

Head to toe fashion from the HIGH STREET – Debenhams, NI BOUTIQUE – Blush and LOCAL DESIGNER – Leonora Ferguson.  More stunning outfits from last Friday’s  West Coast Cooler (sponsors) Belfast Fashion Week AW18 (Autumn Winter 2018) Season 26 – Runway Edit. Debenhams Kate – Red Herring turquoise PU mini £25, Red Herring mustard skinny ribContinue reading “WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Head to Toe”

WCCFW26 -Runway Edit – Supermarket V Boutique

Fashion comes in a range of shapes, sizes and colours and also in price and availability.  Today’s post will show you a selection of gorgeous styles from West Coast Cooler (sponsors) Belfast Fashion Week AW18 (Autumn Winter 2018) Season 26 – Runway Edit from supermarket range George (based in Asda, with probably a lot ofContinue reading “WCCFW26 -Runway Edit – Supermarket V Boutique”

BOOBS!

Yep you read it right, I am here to tell you all to go and check your boobs! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and with cancer now affecting one in two people with over 12,000 cancer diagnoses being made made in Northern Ireland every year it is so important to be aware!  I’ll alsoContinue reading “BOOBS!”