The Lexicon in Bracknell — A review

I have to hold my hands up and say that I don’t do a huge amount of shopping on the high street anymore, because our local one is ummm  <insert unkind words here>.   On the odd occasion we do need something we head off to Guildford, and wonder if we park at the bottom of

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Warm gin and ginger cake

Did you know that gin used to be served with ginger cake?  Well I can assure you it did, and if you haven’t tried it then you really are missing a trick.  It is the perfect combination for a warm evening warmer. To encourage you to try them both I thought I would share a

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Top Five Black Friday Deals on Amazon

In my opinion these are my top five Black Friday deals on Amazon today.   I have been keeping an eye on their website as they gave me the heads up last week that in actual fact rather than waiting until today to start their Black Friday event, alot of their deals began last Friday.   

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Why the HP Sprocket is a must have for any event

Take a printer on a night out.  Are you mad?! Nope. Have you seen the HP Sprocket?  It is tiny.  It literally fits in your hand, and therefore your handbag, making it the perfect accessory for any night out.   I first saw them last year but as is typical with me, by the time I

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Enjoying a weekend not a million miles away from home

Mini-breaks. Great aren’t they, but can somehow still a bit of a fag?   We have always loved the idea of enjoying a weekend away not a million miles from home so we can feel we have done something with our weekend, yet not spent it on the motorway.   No point checking in to a gorgeous

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My top tips for Black Friday shopping

It is that time again, Black Friday is almost upon us.  The day after Thanksgiving in the US, where the nation, in a turkey induced coma has the energy to do nothing other than begin their Christmas shopping.  It is also known as World TV Day, though I am not sure if that is because

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There’s more to Ascot than just the horses

  When you think of Ascot, and racing, what do you think about? June?  Sun shining?  What colour will Her Majesty’s hat be today?  All valid questions, but do you ever consider that there is more to Ascot than just the one “Royal Ascot Week”. We are lucky enough to live just a few miles

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