Magical Midsummer’s Eve: Elderflower and Strawberry Cordial/Syrup

Making Elderflower and Strawberry Cordial

Magical Midsummer’s Eve: Elderflower and Strawberry Cordial/Syrup Tonight is the night for faeries, magic and mystical revelry, June the 23rd is Midsummer’s Eve, the day before Midsummer Day, also known as St John’s Day, it is the ancient middle of summer as well as the nativity of St John the Baptist. Midsummer, not to be confused… 

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The Secret Recipe Club, Snacks & California! Rosemary & Smoked Sea Salt Roasted Walnuts

The Secret Recipe Club, Snacks & California! Rosemary & Smoked Sea Salt Roasted Walnuts

The Secret Recipe Club, Snacks & California! Rosemary & Smoked Sea Salt Roasted Walnuts It’s that time again, after a break of a month, I am back with my BIG reveal recipe for The Secret Recipe Club! This month as part of Group C, my “secret” blog partner was Chelsy from Mangia Blog. Chelsy is a… 

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Review & Recipe: OXO French Press, Irish Coffee and Douwe Egberts

Review & Recipe: OXO French Press, Irish Coffee and Douwe Egberts

Review & Recipe: OXO French Press, Irish Coffee and Douwe Egberts The beautifully sleek cafetière that you see at the top of my post is the amazing OXO French Press, a new way to make fresh coffee with ease; I was sent one recently along with some Douwe Egberts coffee to try out. I am a bit… 

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The Secret Recipe Club: Brie and Pecan Canapés Recipe

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The Secret Recipe Club: Brie and Pecan Canapés Recipe It’s that time again, the BIG reveal day as part of my participation with The Secret Recipe Club, where you are assigned a “secret” blog partner and where you make a recipe from that person’s blog and then share it via a Secret Recipe blog hop… 

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St Lucy’s Day,The Twelve Days of Christmas and A Pomegranate in a Pink Apple Tree Mocktail Recipe!

12 Days of Christmas Lavender and Lovage A Pomegranate in a Pink Apple Tree Mocktail

St Lucy’s Day, The Twelve Days of Christmas and A Pomegranate in a Pink Apple Tree Mocktail Recipe! Day Thirteen on the Advent Calender 13th December ~ Hannah’s Birthday! Happy Birthday to Hannah, my daughter, who sometimes guest writes for me on my blog, today is her birthday, and, it is also Saint Lucy’s Day or… 

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Courvoisier Cognac Comes Home! A Team GB Golden Celebration Party with Courvoisier Punch

Courvoisier VS Punch

Courvoisier Cognac Comes Home! A Team GB Golden Celebration Party with Courvoisier Punch When I was asked recently if I would like to host a party and that I would be sent some complimentary Courvoisier cognac with all the ingredients to make a Courvoisier Punch for my party, I accepted with alacrity! I mean, I am a… 

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