White Chocolate Mini Egg Rocky Roads

This originally was a recipe I picked up a couple of years ago on the Sainsbury’s website, they don’t seem to have it on there any more so let me share my tweeked recipe with you. INGREDIENTS 400 grams of white chocolate 100 grams of digestive biscuits 50 grams of rich tea biscuits 150 gramsContinue reading “White Chocolate Mini Egg Rocky Roads”

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”

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”

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”

Gin Tour & Tasting

A couple of Saturday’s ago I spent my afternoon tasting local gin and touring the distillery with my best friend, what better way to spend a Saturday?! We are both gin fans and had never been to a gin distillery before. I have to say we had an absolute ball, one of the best toursContinue reading “Gin Tour & Tasting”

Charlotte Tilbury – Name in Lights

https://videopress.com/embed/kwzZCqUN?hd=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=0&loop=0 https://videopress.com/embed/pXxR0LxS?hd=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=0&loop=0 https://videopress.com/embed/u2BzdhQ1?hd=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=0&loop=0 https://videopress.com/embed/u2BzdhQ1?hd=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=0&loop=0 I had an absolutely fantastic time at the Charlotte Tilbury event hosted by Amy Savage aka Cosmetics Junkie for House of Fraser in Victoria Square, Belfast. I’m definitely not a makeup pro, but I honestly learnt a lot from the event as you can see and we weren’t pushed to buy, buy, buy! Have you tried any ofContinue reading “Charlotte Tilbury – Name in Lights”

Window Shopping

Yesterday I spent my day off with Mum up in Belfast celebrating St Patrick’s Day,along side the parade I shared on my Saint Patrick’s Day  post we also hit the shops and did some window shopping.  I was looking for an outfit for my girls night out next week, and typical when you are looking youContinue reading “Window Shopping”

for him

Is it just me or is it always really hard to buy for guys for Valentine’s Day, flip even asking a guy is hard enough! “I don’t know, never think about it, it’s more of a girls thing” said Mr L when I asked for his man’s point of view for this post. So IContinue reading “for him”

for her

Looking for the perfect gift this Valentine’s for your other half?  I’ve selected a few of my favourite gifts that have caught my eye and range in prices.  And for any of you girls out there, this is the perfect post to share with your other half to drop some not so subtle hints!   HOTELContinue reading “for her”