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Planning Ahead – Spring Bulb Planting

We've been living in our house for over a year now, and during that year one of the greatest discoveries I've found is my love for gardening. It was sparked during the summer really (hence the two garden renovations in one year!), but I've really enjoyed learning about flowers, planting, seasons and gardening in general,… Continue reading Planning Ahead – Spring Bulb Planting

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Gingerbread Loaf Recipe

Just incase I haven't said it enough, A/W is my favourite time of year. From scents, taste, music, films - everything is better. So, you best believe I've got some corkers of spicy, rich and aromatic recipes to share with you all. Kicking it off is definitely not one to disappoint - my gingerbread loaf… Continue reading Gingerbread Loaf Recipe

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The Best Cookie Recipe!

On my baking quest to find 'the best ever *insert baked good here*', I'm most excited to share with you all the cookie! My favourite type of cookie are the ones that you can buy from supermarket bakeries in the paper bag of fives. They are always big, soft, chewy and go perfectly with a… Continue reading The Best Cookie Recipe!

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Chocolate Chip Scones

I know it hasn't been that long since my last baking post, but recently when I was flicking through one of my cook books I came across a recipe for chocolate chip scones and literally had a 'duh!!' moment to myself. I love to bake for other people so when Toby doesn't like something, I… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Scones

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June Favourites

It's almost been a whole year since I did a monthly favourites, so I thought I would do another one as it's been a pretty exciting month with my birthday and plenty of new things that I'm loving at the moment. First is quite a random favourite but something that I'm loving none the less,… Continue reading June Favourites

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4 Sunny Bakes

Now that it's officially summer I thought I would share a couple of my favourite recipes for this time of year. I always change what I eat with the seasons and weather, so in the summer rich, heavy foods are a no-go for me, and the same goes for what I bake. So, the following… Continue reading 4 Sunny Bakes

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Instagram Made Me Buy It!

If there's one thing us lot collectively on Instagram are, if not anything else, is instigatorsย . We all love to share our purchases and happy post, bargains and obviously the contents of our homes. So naturally with the amount of time I spend on Instagram and how much I love shopping, theres definitely a fair… Continue reading Instagram Made Me Buy It!

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Granola Bars

I don't know about you, but I love to snack. Maybe it's because I'm a serial tea drinker and nothing goes better with a cuppa than a biscuit or a little something-something to quenchย my sweet tooth, but anything sweet, or flapjacky, or a little bitesize sweet-treat, sign me right up! I've tried baking flapjacks, aiming… Continue reading Granola Bars

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5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Getting a Puppy

In just under 2 months our little Honey bun is going to be a year old which is so crazy, the time literally flies and I can't believe she's not going to be a puppy anymore, although in our heart she will always be our little baby (yes, I'm a crazy dog lady and I'm… Continue reading 5 Things I Wish I’d Known Before Getting a Puppy