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Bakery Blueberry Muffins

It's around this time of year that I start to crave blueberry muffins. I am a declared sweet tooth so, of course, all manner of sugary treats appeal to me. But, there's something about finally coming out of the winter, with spring, fresh blooms and a bit of sunshine on the horizon that makes me… Continue reading Bakery Blueberry Muffins

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Peppermint Chocolate 2 Ways

Out of all the glorious festive drinks that come out this time of year, there's one which is my reining favourite, and that I ask for on the down low all year round - Mint Hot Chocolate (Starbucks is the best for the syrup, but Costa has the better Chocolate mix). So, a couples of… Continue reading Peppermint Chocolate 2 Ways

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Pumpkin Pie Recipe

Unfortunately in England we don't really celebrate Thanksgiving, however I love the whole tradition behind it of being with your family, celebrating what you're thankful for, and eating a whole lot of food! Through TV and films, notably Gossip Girl (which is amazing if you haven't watched it before), it's clear that Pumpkin Pie is… Continue reading Pumpkin Pie Recipe

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My Christmas Gift Guide

Choosing and buying presents for my friends and family is one of my favourite things about Christmas. I love spending ages researching ideas and finding that one special gift that they will really love, I like to think I'm quite good at it too! We have now completed all our Christmas shopping (refer to my… Continue reading My Christmas Gift Guide

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Christmas Planning

Yeah, yeah, I said the C word. It's November now though so I feel absolutely no shame. That's what this post is all about really, getting over the 'shame' that grinches and bah-humbugs make you feel about thinking, planning or talking about Christmas before the festive month itself. Little do they realise that whilst they… Continue reading Christmas Planning