Juice + Jelly… What, Why and How

A good day Balloons, banners, soft play, flowers and music – all made up a super duper special first Birthday party. Excitement had been brewing for weeks – we had spent more hours and money than we wish to admit, to make the day memorable and fun for everyone.   We set up the party…

BOTANICALLY BREWED BEVERAGES

A fentimans evening will always be a winner in my home because it’s a happy, natural and sophisticated drink that looks great either in the bottle or in a glass with fruit and cubes. It has a quality taste that makes you want to have one beverage after another. Fentimans botanical brewed beverages are perfect for…

Chocolate Alchemy ~ Happiness in a box

Goodness knows when our obsession with chocolate will come to an end but whilst it continues lets enjoy the moment and chat about the amazing chocolatiers that bring creativity and indulgence to our diverse little country. Chocolate Alchemy creates beautiful homemade chocolates which entertain the eye with their golden details, sculptural qualities and stunning dark…

The Juice Premium

I have a new love lined up for summer 2016 when the weather transitions from, well… how do I put this, not very nice! To what I hope will be beautifully warm flowery loveliness. I can picture myself now in a lovely part of Dorset sat in the fields next to my push bike, reading my…

Frankie & Benny’s ~ Tower Park

It is no surprise that we left Frankie and Benny’s bursting at the seams, with huge smiles on our faces. The fact that we had pretty much parked in a bush because Frankie and Benny’s were sooo popular that evening even made us giggle. It has to be said we would not usually have found…

Baker Days~ Deliciousness delivered to your door

Handmade, tasty, colourful and fun – Bakerdays.com have a joyful cake business which provides a convenient and a no nonsense service where you can create personalised cakes online. Barker Days takes the hassle out of planning events with their lovely handmade cakes and useful delivery. Baker Days is a great option when you are considering…

Tommy Tucker ~ The world of perfect Popcorn

Popcorn has blasted onto the snack scene over the last year with so many new and exciting flavours. We would never have dreamt of these popcorn flavours back in the day. It would have been criminal…we stuck to our toffee, salted, sweet and butter and we were grateful. Well, a new world is out there,…

Chocolate Fayre

Chocolate Fayre definitely love chocolate. And I definitely love Chocolate Fayre’s chocolates. With every bite it is clear the family run business have been producing chocolates for 30 years. They are extremely delicious, rich and full of flavour. They look beautiful… in fact, more than beautiful. This is the type of gift where you find…

the gift of oil

The first time I tried the Basil Infused olive oil by ‘the gift of oil’ was drizzled across a salad I had made and the only sound I made was Mmmmmm. The taste was so fresh and perfectly balanced, not too strong, not too weak, just pure fresh yumminess. They are perfect for drizzling on…