I didn’t post a gin last month, but we bought two new ones from Aldi in March, So here’s March and April’s Gin of the Month.
Here’s another crafty project to brighten up your home. I first saw these on Pinterest and it was love at first sight. Something cheap, easy to make and look amazing. I used some glass tumblers that came with us from our old house, but you can use any glass/see through container for these. The succulents […]
I have always enjoyed crafting and making things you can have on display in your home is an amazing feeling. This Vase is so easy to make, you only need a few materials and a little time.
It is officially Spring! And whilst the recent good weather has had a fabulous effect on my general mood, recently I’ve been feeling a bit down.
Today I’ve made a light, practically carb-free salad using cauliflower. I don’t think I’ve ever had cauliflower raw, and honestly I was a little apprehensive about this recipe. But honestly it was soooo good!
Happy St. David’s Day! This week I thought I’d have a go at making some welsh cakes. I’ve loved Welsh cakes since I first discovered them as a student in Aberystwyth. I know you can pick up a pack for around £1 in Tesco etc. but these are so simple to make and they taste […]
This is just a quick post to show off our new blinds! They’ve finally been installed today and its absolutely amazing how they have transformed the feel of the rooms, especially in the kitchen where before I felt so overlooked! We’ve gone for the 2nd and 3rd bedrooms (study), and the kitchen including the patio […]
This month’s gin is a fresh tasting Welsh one. I bought a bottle of Brecon Botanicals to try for our house warming party and I was really impressed by it. We’ve got a little left over so no doubt I’ll be enjoying another Welsh G&T for St. David’s Day tomorrow! This gin has won several […]
Avocados are pretty cheap to get hold of, especially when you bag one for 21p on the reduced aisle, but I’ve never cooked one before. So, I thought I’d try something simple. This recipe takes 15minutes to cook and I’ll definitely be making it again. Maybe with some fresh chives next time? I used a […]
Two whole months! That’s how long we’ve had the keys to our very own home. Where does the time go? We’ve been extremely busy since day 1 making this empty shell into a home, and I’ve enjoyed every minute of it. Yes, the house has been eating our bank accounts… but to us (well me […]