Tag: Food

VBites Christmas Range

VBites Christmas Range VBites began way back in 1994 and are now one of the UK’s largest specialists in vegan food. They offer a delicious range of meat-free products from deli meats and salmon steaks through to having your full Christmas buffet sorted. Now I know that meat-free is not to everyone’s liking. I understand,

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Booths Christmas Launch – Kendal

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…at least it is at Booths I attended the Northern Blog Awards back in August and the event was lucky enough to have Booths as one of their sponsors. This meant that we had a tiny sneak peek in to some of their Christmas range and also an

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Do you even meal plan?

    Meal plans are nothing new, if you Googled them right now you’d get over 23 million results, 23 million! So there’s plenty out there to look at. Families have had set days for specific meals for years, it’s an excellent time and money saver. As it eliminates this kind of situation… “So what

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Tropical Paradise Preserves

Tropical Paradise Preserves

    Simone is the proud creator and owner of Tropical Paradise Preserves. With inspiration from her Barbados and St.Kitts heritage, Simone uses flavours such as mango, lime and ginger, among many others. These incredible flavours are used to create a fusion of tantalising flavours. All items are vegan friendly, dairy and gluten free! The

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Bon appétit

If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life what would it be…? Well there is actually no specificity to that question, so with that in mind I’m going to choose pizza. That way I can just choose different toppings every day…ha! However, I do realise that eating pizza every day

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A Night in the Lakes

I decided that Chris and I needed a night away. I hadn’t actually realised that the night I had planned this for, happened to be on the week of the school holidays! Worry not I thought. I could find a child free hotel to stay at, somewhere quiet in The Lakes. My search was extensive,

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Are you okay?

  How are you really? Do you ask yourself that often enough? We use it as a greeting, probably every day. “Hi, how are you?” “I’m good thanks, how are you?” And so on and so forth. We need to be checking how we are every now and again, I mean really checking. We get

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The Dragonfly Bakery

  Natalie Currie, owner and head baker at The Dragonfly Bakery has this soothing aura about her, an elegance which she magically bakes in to her delicious creations. I have been lucky enough to sample many of these delights and I cannot praise them enough. When you gaze upon the exquisite confectionery from The Dragonfly Bakery,

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Meet the family – Our ratties

  Here are our beautiful fur-babies! Well here’s three of them anyway. Allow me to introduce you to Heidi, the grey and white dumbo rat, Gwen, the albino and Sherlock, the other one 😉 Our pet rats are not just animals, they are part of our family. They each have their own little personalities and

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I’m perfect…ish

  I’m only 32 but I can feel the number getting higher so much quicker than it did ten years ago. We’re so focused on our looks these days, we’re constantly reminded of how unhealthy we are and social media is always telling us how fantastic other people are at being healthy. Every other Facebook

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