Posts in COUNTRY & SEASONAL
Seville Orange Marmalade Recipe

Marmalade is definitely a part of fond childhood memories. Eating endless amounts of this sweet and sticky treat on muffins was an essential for cold winter days. Later discovering the satisfying ritual of tea and toast again made marmalade a staple for my cupboards at university. Here’s my mum’s recipe for the best orange marmalade

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Banishing Winter Blues - 14 Tips for a Happy January

Short days and long, dark evenings. Freezing weather with plenty of rain. That's a British winter for you and it can very easily get you down. But, there are lots of things I love about winter and lots of ways to embrace the dark evenings and cold weather

Sometimes it feels like winter stretches on for ever so here are 14 ways to banish your winter blues when you start to get a little tired of winter

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My Super Easy Mince Pies Recipe

Mince pies are the ultimate Christmas treat, it just wouldn’t be Christmas without them. They're best eaten hot from the oven with lots of double cream, it’s allowed, it’s Christmas

Prepare to really lap up the brownie points this Christmas when your guests see that you've made the delicious crumbly pastry too using this winning mince pies recipe

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A WHITE CHRISTMAS IN SHROPSHIRE

What a treat it was to get snow in December! It felt so festive and although the country ground to a halt (standard) it made for a lovely weekend in the magic of snow at Christmas time.

Here are some of my pictures from a snowy weekend in Shropshire to get you in the mood for the festive season. Grab a mulled wine, put your Christmas jumper on and have a scroll

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Easy DOG TREATS RECIPE

This one won’t get you wanting to lick the spoon but you will gain a new four legged best friend! My mum's dog goes mad for these doggy treats, they’re clearly super tasty

Here’s my easy dog treats recipe which will get you into the good books of many a pooch!

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