Last year my parents bought us a juicer for Christmas. It was something I wanted and was very excited for to boost our vitamin intake and generally be a little healthier. Whilst I still have a tonne of juice combos I want to test out, so far it has become something we use very regularly and something the kids especially love to help with! One thing that did concern me… View Post

A few weeks ago we were asked by Duerr’s to take up the challenge of creating something using their Chunky Ginger preserve, which is a great product for this Autumnal season, as its warm flavours are perfect for blowing away the cobwebs and kick-starting the immune system as the cold season is will and truly here! Half of my family is ginger, so its something I am used to and… View Post

Purple stained hands and mouths I think are an essential part of childhood at this time of year.  I remember spending absolutely hours in the forest behind our home, with my sisters and giant ice cream tubs and filling them to the brim (mum must have loved it) and now whenever I smell black berries it takes me back to those days of adventure as a kid. Unfortunately I also have… View Post

We are not gardeners, far from it. We have no idea of plant names, seasons they grow, what looks good together or how to care for them. We managed one year to grow corriander and lettuce but that was all and our flower knowledge is very limited! We barely manage to keep the hedges we do have trimmed back and lawn manicured, and whilst I have this new love of… View Post