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Born to Shop (& Cook)!

Born to Shop (& Cook)!

Bake Stone & the Birthday

January 19, 2013 by Sally

  It’s usually not much fun having a birthday two weeks after Christmas.  But when the day dawned instead of lazing about with a glass of bucks fizz and opening… Read more…

Categories: Cooking, RECIPIES, Shopping

Fancy a bit of Crumpet!

December 5, 2012 by Sally

Well, most men do and so does my husband both literally and metaphorically!   Nothing better after a bit of outdoor excursion be it a long walk or a bit… Read more…

Categories: Cooking, RECIPIES

Beauty & the Beast!

November 18, 2012 by Sally

I’m a bit of a sceptic when it comes to beauty products and over the years have found to my cost that they don’t always do what they say on… Read more…

Categories: Shopping

Badly Lagged Boilers!

October 14, 2012 by Sally

‘Badly lagged boilers’, this could throw a few spanners in the works!  It’s not just the older ones it’s the younger ones as well.  You see them everywhere, shabby looking… Read more…

Categories: Shopping

Feu de Jardin est interdit!

September 28, 2012 by Sally

Well, I’m incensed, dead incensed!  Our commune magazine has just told us that as of November last year ‘bonfires’ are now illegal!  I’ve spent time since the last bonfire in… Read more…

Categories: Uncategorised

Hen Pen and the Hippy Chicks

August 12, 2012 by Sally

The last eight weeks have been fun watching my latest purchases blossom and entertain me, it’s not plants it’s my new pets, my ‘Hippy Chicks’!  Ever since moving to our… Read more…

Categories: Shopping

Special Offers, beware!

April 30, 2012 by Sally

Well the supermarkets are really driving me mad at the moment, for the last three months they have been having so many different offers.  One offers –50% on the second… Read more…

Categories: Shopping

Needing Inspiration

January 18, 2012 by Sally

It’s January and I’ve lost the will to cook after all the Christmas palaver.  It’s time for a bit of inspiration.  Like most women I love flicking through a magazine… Read more…

Categories: Cooking, Shopping

Divine Decadance!

November 15, 2011 by Sally

Hands up who doesn’t like caramel?  Ok no takers.  Ever on the look out for new products, I’m very excited by my latest finds and how to use them creatively. … Read more…

Categories: Cooking, RECIPIES, Shopping

At Last I bought one, FAB!!!

August 23, 2011 by Sally

Well I finally succumbed to a buying an ice-cream maker and at less than 20€ I couldn’t go wrong and boy, am I impressed!  It is so easy to make… Read more…

Categories: Cooking, RECIPIES, Shopping