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. … More 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. … More 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 and … More So long 2018

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 my … More RECIPE: Pumpkin Cake

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 that … More Halloween Baking