My Spring Beauty Must Haves

I say, ‘spring beauty must haves’ with my tongue firmly in my cheek. I’m absolutely of the opinion that we are all beautiful in our own way without any help whatsoever. However I’m also a bit of a beauty junkie and I love to share products I’ve tried and really like. And while I’m very happy to test Read More…

Chocolate Mint Brownies A St Patrick’s Day Treat

I have always adored chocolate mint anything and these Chocolate Mint Brownies are no exception. Oh my, these Chocolate Mint Brownies really are irresistible, even for me, the queen of one bite taste trials and generous giver away of baked goods (so they aren’t hanging around tempting me!). Click here to pin this recipe. Although Read More…

The 49 Mile Drive – San Francisco in a Day

Yes, you really can see San Francisco in a Day! The 49 Mile Drive is a route designed to be driven by car around San Francisco. It was opened back in 1938 as a promotion for the Golden Gate International Exposition. President Roosevelt was one of the first to drive it, and while San Francisco Read More…

Shrove Tuesday – My Favourite Pancake Recipe

There are headlines about Shrove Tuesday in almost all the foodie publications right now – except not everyone is calling it Shrove Tuesday. Most people here in the UK simply refer to it as “Pancake Day”. In a recent survey four in five people admitted that they did not know what Shrove Tuesday is actually all Read More…

Visiting Bletchley Park – Home of the Codebreakers

Visiting Bletchley Park is something I wanted to do for a long time so I was delighted when the opportunity arose to go along and see ‘The Home of the Codebreakers’ for myself. The thousands of people who worked tirelessly at Bletchley Park dramatically affected the outcome of World War 2. It is estimated that their Read More…