DIYs & HOW TOs

By • 2 weeks ago with no replies yet

While a wedding is a wonderful and joyous occasion, it can also be an expensive one! By taking charge of some of the elements and some simple DIY wedding ideas, you can make big savings. I had the recent pleasure of helping a relative of mine with her wedding, which was truly special. So I […]

By • 3 months ago with no replies yet

If you love jetting off on new adventures, or know someone who does, this Travel Memory Map DIY is for you! Travelling is a great way to learn about different cultures, taste amazing food, spend time with friends and family or to meet new people along the way. Many of us enjoy documenting our experiences […]

By • 4 months ago with no replies yet

If you’re anything like me then you’re always looking for an excuse to get out some decorations and Easter is no exception. It’s really the first time since taking down the Christmas tree that there is another reason to decorate, and decorate we shall! Once the first day of lent has started you can be […]

By • 5 months ago with no replies yet

It’s that time of year again when the nation stocks up on lemon, sugar, syrup and Nutella all in preparation for the tastiest Tuesday of the year – Pancake Day! Get set for the tradition with our guide to the perfect pancakes, whether you like them thin and crispy or thick, fluffy and piled high! […]

By • 6 months ago with no replies yet

You were working out three times a week with fitness classes, DVDs on your mat at home, eating a healthy diet and generally really motivated. Then… all of a sudden it stopped! Christmas landed and your health and fitness plan went out the window. The kids were off on holidays and bar madly running around […]

By • 7 months ago with no replies yet

It’s something you use every day – your favourite mug for a nice cuppa tea. But who knew that you could whip up a whole meal in mug? The recent trend for microwave mug recipes suggest you can and could be a lifesaver for people on the go or those with an aversion to the […]

By • 9 months ago with no replies yet

Not only does Halloween give us an excuse to pull on a silly costume, it is also the perfect opportunity to get creative in the kitchen! When else is it acceptable to use copious amounts of food colouring or not worry if it all looks a bit unappetising. That’s all part of the fun of […]

By • 9 months ago with no replies yet

Oh Summer – you wonderful, glorious thing! In one swift forecast, you turned our ‘no plans’ weekends into a haze of spontaneous BBQs and trips to the seaside. And for many of us, you brought around the main event, the pinnacle of our diary entries… our much anticipated summer holidays! Whether you’re a beach-hopper, adventure […]