So Your Child Wants To Go Vegan: What Now?

Now, you might think that you have your hands full with your children. You’re trying to make sure they always have enough to eat, always arrive at school and their sports groups at the right time, and that they’re on the right path to becoming productive, lovely members of society. It’s not easy! But what about when they begin –…

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The Rustlers Burger Hacking Challenge

I remember when I was young getting home late from working evenings and popping a Rustlers burger in the microwave to fend off the hunger. It’s been a while since I’ve had one. So when the Rustlers Burger Hacking challenge came up with Britmums I thought I’d give it a go with the family. See what we can come up…

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La Belle Assiette Private Chef Experience

Back in November we were asked to review the private dining experience with our very own private chef in collaboration with La Belle Assiette . We had our evening booked in for Saturday just gone, it was a blustery rainy Saturday night so we were glad to not be going out. That’s the beauty of having a chef come round and…

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Vremi Silicone Baking Mats & Vegetable Handheld Spiralizer Review and Giveaway

I love to try out new gadgets in the kitchen. This past week we have been trying out the Vremi silicone baking mats and the vegetable handheld spiralizer that we were sent. You may remember a few weeks back we tested the Vremi whistling kettle as well. I have to say Vremi have some fantastic ideas for kitchen equipment. Vremi…

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The #ChileanEasyPeelers Challenge with Britmums

It’s gets to this time of year and the colds come about. In fact as I’m writing this the household has the sniffles, sore throats and runny eyes. One way we like to get loads of Vitamin C is to munch on little oranges as well them or mandarins/clementines/satsumas giving them the proper name. We were chuffed to be chosen…

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#HealthyRedMeat Challenge – Making an Awesome Lasagne

As a farmer’s daughter I have grown up eating red meat, it was always roast beef on Sundays, homemade pasties and of course beef stews with dumplings. This was our food. So when I was asked to join the #HealthyRedMeat challenge with Britmums and the Meat Advisory Panel it was like the perfect challenge made for me! Nowadays red meat has been…

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What We Thought Of The Soreen Mini Loaves

When I was pregnant I used to eat and eat the Soreen Toastie loaf all the time. Breakfast, for lunch and as a snack as well. It gave me lots of energy that I needed, while I was growing a little person. I’m a huge fan of everything Soreen and so is my family. A while back we tried out…

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Frozen Desserts Review - Peppa Pig Ice Cream Lollies & WeightWatchers Sundaes

I have an enormous sweet tooth, as you probably know, so being asked to taste some frozen desserts was like hell yeah of course I will give them a go. Even the Peppa Pig Ice cream lollies! Of course you can’t send ice cream through the post, so we were given a few coupons and a list of retailers to…

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Our Experience with Gousto

My husband and I are huge foodies. We love to try new recipes, so when we were asked if we wanted to try out a Gousto Box I got a tiny bit excited! I adore any subscription service. The thought of a surprise delivered to me is like Christmas all over again. I had heard of Gousto through various social…

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Our Midweek #ThankGoodness Challenge with Dolmio

As a busy working mum I’m always looking for balanced, healthy tasty midweek meals to add to our meal plan each week. One of those meals is one of my favourite dishes – Spaghetti Bolognese. Dolmio gave us the challenge to cook up a crowd pleasing Bolognese as part of their #ThankGoodness campaign. Dolmio Bolognese sauce contains no artificial colours,…

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Cake, Cake and more Cake!

For those of us with a sweet tooth the best part of a meal is often when dessert is served, be it a moreish profiterole stack, sumptuous Eton mess or dark, decadent black forest gateaux. It’s also no secret that most restaurants try to entice our taste buds with a tempting tasting boards, composed of three mini puddings or offer…

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5 Kitchen Essentials For Every Budding Chef

They say a bad workman always blames his (or her) tools, but there is some truth in the matter. Talent can only carry you so far – you need the right tools for the job in order to push the boundaries into something exceptional. The kitchen is no different – you might be the best at distinguishing thyme from rosemary,…

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Ideas For A Proper Pig Out Session

If you’re single: fear not. Even though you might not have a man in your life, there’s still plenty of room for delicious food. Invite your bestie over and pig out on something delicious. There’s so much to choose from. Chocolate Brownies Pixabay Chocolate brownies are one of the most decadent and delicious foods on the planet. And thanks to…

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