Crepe Recipe

With Tuesday being Pancake Tuesday or you may prefer to call it Shrove Tuesday I thought I’d share with you one of my full-proof recipes for crepes.  Well I lie, this is my mum’s recipe that she passed on to me (could originally be a Delia Smith one).  Mum always made these for us growingContinue reading “Crepe Recipe”

My Look Book

Recently I’ve really been making an effort to take photos of my outfits, one to share on my instagram and join in with a few fashion hashtags, but also for memories of what my outfits look like together.  So often I get stuck in a rut about what to wear or just wear the sameContinue reading “My Look Book”

BAKE SOME LOVE

Fancy going for the handmade or homemade touch this Valentine’s Day? How about some easy shortbread treats? Make it romantic with a heart cutter, letter cutters spelling out L-O-V-E or just go to the effort of making something yourself, and just think of the brownie points you will get for a maximum of an hoursContinue reading “BAKE SOME LOVE”

Open your senses

Last weekend I headed back ‘home’ to Bangor for a long overdue catch up with my best friend and to finally get out for our Christmas dinner, not per-say the traditional Christmas dinner of turkey and stuffing; but as a Christmas present to each other a dinner together for Christmas rather than an unneeded present.Continue reading “Open your senses”

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone! Phil and I had so much fun last night, our wee party for 2. I’m not really one for setting myself goals or doing New Year Resolutions, because I always end up forgetting them or breaking them, I think there has only ever been one year that I actually completed them.Continue reading “Happy New Year!”

So long 2018

I’m going to be honest with you, right now 2018 is a bit of a blur, perhaps I’ve been walking about with blinkers on all year.  I wouldn’t say nothing eventful happened, because it did; instead it is maybe that the year went by so fast.  Yes there have been ups and downs, stress andContinue reading “So long 2018”

Shop local and small this Christmas

Today I headed to a local small business on my way home from work today and finished off my Christmas shopping. This fabulous little shop is in Broughshane, Co. Antrim in Northern Ireland and is The Nest. Just look at the video for a sneak peak at some of their amazing pieces. The shop isContinue reading “Shop local and small this Christmas”

RECIPE: Pumpkin Cake

Looking for something to do with your pumpkins after Halloween? It really is such same to waste them and just throw away perfectly good food, especially when you haven’t carved them. There are so many recipes about both sweet and savoury; this is my sweet recipe for Pumpkin Cake, it’s a slight variation on myContinue reading “RECIPE: Pumpkin Cake”

Top 12 – October

So I thought September flew in, well October just whizzed past! I’m a bit late with my October round up, with it now being November, but hey better late then never and yeah I’ve cut it down from my top 15 to my top 10, basically because I’ve barely had any time to do anything.Continue reading “Top 12 – October”

RECIPE: Joe Wicks Ginger Chicken

Kinda became a little obsessed with this Ginger Chicken Biryani in October, made it loads and randomly preferred it cold the next day for lunch (not cold, cold, but room temp).  It’s a recipe I got from the Joe Wicks Cooking for Family and Friends that I actually borrowed online from Libraries NI, PREP 15 MINS       Continue reading “RECIPE: Joe Wicks Ginger Chicken”