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Christmas Gift Idea: Teacup Candle

Posted by on Dec 19, 2014 in Make | 2 Comments
Christmas Gift Idea: Teacup Candle

Tea cup candles are a great gift idea, they are surprisingly easy to make and it’s pretty cheap to pick up an old-school looking cup and saucer from a charity shop or to use an old cup and saucer you find gathering dust at your Gran’s house. You will need: –         […]

Kitch Belfast

Posted by on Dec 17, 2014 in Eat, Go, Hello! | No Comments
Kitch Belfast

I visited Kitch on the Dublin Rd in Belfast last week, and it did not disappoint. Don’t be fooled by the name. Like a lot of new restaurants opening in Belfast you might think this is just another flash in the pan, ‘quirky’ (hate that word) joint.  I have to admit, when I first walked […]

DIY Festive Pom-Pom Garland

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 in Hello!, Make | No Comments
DIY Festive Pom-Pom Garland

I have been decorating the house in the run up to Christmas and I thought to myself that the fireplace was a bit bare. Usually the solution is a good old-fashioned garland. WELL, in this case an old-fashioned garland wasn’t really going to cut it, I don’t have a fireplace per sé, more of a […]

Simply Scrumptious 2-ingredient Brownies

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Eat, Hello!, Make | 2 Comments
Simply Scrumptious 2-ingredient Brownies

Nutella – check. Eggs – check. You now have ALL the ingredients required to complete this recipe for brownies – a great idea for a quick and easy last minute Christmas gift that won’t break the bank and will look impressive and more importantly, taste incredible! You will need… Ingredients • 1 x 400g jar […]

Really Easy Rosemary Oatcakes

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in Eat | One Comment
Really Easy Rosemary Oatcakes

December is here! Hooray! I don’t know about you lot but I love the buzz the run up to Christmas just as much as the day itself! This last few years I have started a tradition of making a small hamper for my family members.  My older sister is quite the foodie and my younger […]

Sherry Cobbler- your new favourite Christmas Cockatil

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014 in Drink, Hello! | No Comments
Sherry Cobbler- your new favourite Christmas Cockatil

Merry Christmas! Too early?? Yes, I guessed as much.  OK- so I might be a little early but I wanted to kick off our lead up to Christmas with this great cocktail. I was in The Merchant, Belfast last weekend (seriously best cocktails in Belfast if you are ever in town) when I tried this for […]

The Best Hot Irish Whiskey

Posted by on Nov 16, 2014 in Drink, Hello! | No Comments
The Best Hot Irish Whiskey

Hello friends! November is odd old month, isn’t it? For me it means rising for work in the dark and by the time I get back home the sun has already slipped away, and the festivities of Christmas seem very far away! It’s also always seems to be the start of the cold season for […]

Baby Shower Ideas

Posted by on Nov 9, 2014 in Drink, Eat, Hello!, Make | No Comments
Baby Shower Ideas

Good evening lovelies! So you may have noticed that our Marcella has been absent for a while and in her place we have the lovely Jolene. Marcella is fully immersed in all things ‘mum’ and has just welcomed a beautiful baby boy named Finn to the world! Congratulations! He is definitely the most handsome baby […]

Happy Halloween- Spooky Cocktail Recipe

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in Hello! | No Comments
Happy Halloween- Spooky Cocktail Recipe

Wooooooooo….wooooooooo (scary noises). Happy Halloween spooky friends.  It has been a tough old week.  The weather has officially got satanic (1st Halloween reference) and I for one am feeling like the walking dead (sorry no more, promise). So, I don’t know about you but I am going to finish the week and start the weekend […]

Pumpkin Chilli Coconut Soup

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Eat, Hello!, Make | No Comments
Pumpkin Chilli Coconut Soup

‘Tis the season….. No, not to be jolly, not QUITE yet anyway – ‘Tis the season for pumpkins! So every October the supermarkets are coming down with pumpkins in preparation for Halloween, but the poor humble pumpkin is so much more than just a blank canvas for over-ambitious carving projects. Last year, having bought a […]