Thank goodness for Tesco this Mother’s Day

  Quite frankly. Buying for my mum is an impossible task, I am sorry mum if you are reading this but you know when you hear people say “what do you buy the person who has everything?”  it is my mum I see.  I love her lots but seriously, buying presents for my mum is almost impossible. When

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#UniteAgainstFamine

  This picture doesn’t look particularly inspiring, or indeed life saving does it? How can a supermarket sandwich be life saving?  I know I sometimes think “I am starving” and grab a sandwich from the supermarket as though it was life saving but actually the reality is much different.   Invariably I had breakfast, and

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Mistakes to avoid when selling your home.

  There are a lot of smart steps that you can take when selling a home, but unfortunately there are also plenty of pitfalls. We’ve probably all heard or seen homes that should sell within a matter of weeks, but sit stagnant for months before the seller either gives up or makes a single decision

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Mother’s Day treats with Debenhams

  Annoyingly for me my mum is on holiday at the moment so I won’t be seeing her next weekend for Mother’s day.   But that’ didn’t mean we couldn’t do a spot of shopping together, despite the geographical distance between us!     You see Debenhams recently asked me if I wanted to take

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Scotch Creme Eggs — Thermomix style

  These bad boys seem to be everywhere at the moment, certainly on my Instagram feed so I thought I would have a go at them, you know me, I love a confectionery bandwagon to jump on.    I also wanted to see if I could adapt a recipe for use with the Thermomix as

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Gin of the month — March — Rock Rose spring

  This week it has finally felt like spring has arrived.   There are daffodils on the verges, the birds are singing and when the sun comes out there is a real warmth to it.   With it comes a desire to bunk off work to sit in the garden with a mug of tea

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#TheHonkLine — Job done

On Saturday we walked our ten miles (which turned out to be slightly longer due to a sat nav reading cock up) and we had our three meals in three parks.  There is no denying it was hard work in places but my lasting memory is going to be of laughter and friendship.   Or

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