Date Night Table – with Fox & Ivy
May11

Date Night Table – with Fox & Ivy

We’ve been looking at the new Spring-Summer range from Fox & Ivy – Tesco’s own luxury brand of homewares and soft furnishings. They challenged us to create a Date Night Table Setting from the range – and despite misgivings that I’d head to my local Tesco for such things, I took them up on their challenge… I KNOW. pretty damn swish, if I do say so myself. So swish, in fact, that one of the teens...

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Riedel O Wine Gin Set #MothersDay
Mar23

Riedel O Wine Gin Set #MothersDay

Gin, Gin, Gin, Gin, everybody loves Gin … come on sing along, you know the words! Oh we do love a wee drop of gin, and of course we need something pretty to put it in (apart from ourselves of course ahem). And these lovely glasses from David Shuttle, will do very nicely thank you ever so much. This lovely shapely set contains 4 fabulous Gin tumblers. A stemless design means they are easy to hold and go anywhere, nice and sturdy,...

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Win an Artisan Foodie Hamper – handpicked in Belgium!
Mar17

Win an Artisan Foodie Hamper – handpicked in Belgium!

At around 2hrs away from Calais, Southern Belgium makes an easy choice as a short break option for the family. Unspoiled landscape, soft rolling hills and pretty villages, and some great fun filled ideas for Wallonia – the green heart of Belgium. Wallonia, with its abundance of deep rivers, game-filled forests and vast orchards, offers a varied culinary palette of quality produce. History has played a part in it too. Occupiers...

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I’m In Love. #OperaUndressed
Mar08

I’m In Love. #OperaUndressed

I have honestly just had one of the most glorious nights in a theatre I can remember. It was a Christmas gift from my in-laws – I had seen a mention that ENO run regular ‘Opera Undressed’ events, designed especially for opera virgins. **And no, this is NOT a paid review – the tickets were paid for by my lovely Mother In Law. I just loved the whole thing SO much, I have to share it** Now I know I’m not...

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When People Come To Stay – Rules For Good Hosts
Feb13

When People Come To Stay – Rules For Good Hosts

Planning for houseguests over half term or Easter? Don’t fret. Whilst yes, it’s an invasion on the normal household rhythm, and yes it does require a little more than simply pumping up the spare bed and pointing them to the spare duvet, it can also be fabulously fun. Oh yes it can – it just needs a little thought on your part. Your house, you’re the host, so you get to set the tone of the stay.Here’s our...

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Win 2 tickets to see Alfie Boe! | #LittleStuff24
Dec19

Win 2 tickets to see Alfie Boe! | #LittleStuff24

“Good King Wenceslas looked out, on the feast of Steeeeeeeephen…” Behind door number twenty of the 2018 #LittleStuff24 is your chance to win TWO tickets to see Alfie Boe in concert next April! In celebration of his new album ‘As Time Goes By’, one of the world’s greatest classical singers Alfie Boe has announced a 2019 tour. The record was released on 23rd November, and it celebrates the golden era of...

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