GIVEAWAY! Win a Beautiful Parisian Hatbox Bouquet from Bloom Magic!
Sep19

GIVEAWAY! Win a Beautiful Parisian Hatbox Bouquet from Bloom Magic!

Bloom Magic are a fabulous Irish flower company who’re now over here – and they’re making a big splash. I’m a HUGE fan of their delicately coloured or vibrantly energetic arrangements – the careful floristry design shows in their intricate and lavish hand-tied bouquets. And I particularly love that they source their flowers locally when possible, and have designed packaging that produces as little waste...

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The Naked Guide to Wine Hacks – Perfect Dinner Party Success
Sep19

The Naked Guide to Wine Hacks – Perfect Dinner Party Success

I’m not sure we can say ‘staying in is the new going out’ any more – we’ve been ‘staying in’ for so long it hardly counts as ‘new’, does it? Most of us love to entertain our friends, and it’s fun to go to town and do it properly. The popularity of shows such as ‘Come Dine With Me’ and ‘Dinner Date’ shows there’s never been as much emphasis on...

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Win a £120 Designer Tabletop Barbecue from BergHOFF | #SummerStuff
Jul21

Win a £120 Designer Tabletop Barbecue from BergHOFF | #SummerStuff

Day 6 of #SummerStuff fortnight, and today’s prize is probably the most summery of the lot. How about a barbecue – that you can take with you wherever you go? And no, it’s not a horrid disposable thing; this is a beautiful designer carbon steel affair from BergHOFF worth £120! Everyone loves a barbecue – and personally, my absolute tip top favourite place to have an outdoors cook up is on the beach. But I have a...

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Win £150 case of Naked Wines’ All Time Favourites | #Summerstuff
Jul18

Win £150 case of Naked Wines’ All Time Favourites | #Summerstuff

It’s Day 3 in the #SummerStuff fortnight, and today’s  prize is your chance to taste some of the very best wines that Naked Wines offers – a case of Naked Wines’ All Time Favourites, worth over £150! We are HUGE Naked Wines fans in this house – have you discovered them yet? If you like wine, you’ll love buying from Naked Wine. I promise. (and no, they haven’t asked me to write this bit,...

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Win a £450 Entertainment Bundle from Sony!
Mar05

Win a £450 Entertainment Bundle from Sony!

What more could you want – this is totally perfect for movie nights with mum! Sony are offering you the chance to win the amazing £400 Sony 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Player – With the latest Blu-ray player, you can find yourself at the heart of every movie and boxed set. 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray shows everything in finer detail than ever before, so you feel like you’re seeing the real thing. And to get you started with your HDR...

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A Perfect Italian Menu (by some lovely Italians!) – Simple, Easy, Bruschetta Recipe.
Feb13

A Perfect Italian Menu (by some lovely Italians!) – Simple, Easy, Bruschetta Recipe.

Last week, thanks to BookingsForYou, we spent a day having a fabulous meal prepared for us by a family of Italian chefs. Not only that, but the team from Giovannini Enterprises were teaching us how to cook the menu. And giving us the confidence that yes, this really is food we can make for our own families. And oh my goodness does it taste good. So here’s the first of our four part special on an amazing Italian meal you can...

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