I’ve been seeing HelloFresh boxes all over the place recently, all of my favourite bloggers and Instagrammers seemed to be using them, so when they got in touch and asked if I would like to try my own box, I was ALL OVER that email.  I love cooking, I really do, but sometimes it gets so freaking boring. “What do you want for dinner?” “I don’t mind, you choose” “No, that doesn’t help, what do you fancy?” “Honestly babe, whatever you pick is fine” FOR…

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  Ok, it’s official. I am turning into a French person before my very eyes. Now, we know that I oooh la la love (see what I did there?) France and anything a little bit French, but I’ve always drawn the line at one of their most famous exports.  Cheese.  It’s not for me. Never has been. I mean, I could stomach a bit of (mild, thank you very much) cheddar or, cover your ears (eyes?) cheese connoisseurs, cream cheese, but any of the kinds…

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Hi, my name is Kate and I love good food. It’s become more important to me as I’ve got older, I couldn’t imagine living off pasta and pesto now, like I did pre kids//marriage, and when the husband and I make an escape from being ever-so grown up parents (cough) to eat alone, together (you know what I mean) we want the food to be good. Properly good.  On Friday we had the chance to visit Bordelaise, a new French restaurant, tucked away in the…

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Yes, you did, indeed, read that right. The humble gin and tonic has been recreated in, possibly one of the best ways ever.  Somebody, somewhere up there, has heard the plea of a million gin drinking, chocolate loving humans and, just in time for Easter (Sunday 16th April if you’re wondering) has created the Gin and Tonic Easter Egg.  That somebody is Presat. We should all thank them now, be polite and all that jazz.  We all know there are many health benefits to drinking…

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It’s Christmas Eve Eve, we’ve all broken up from work and school, and, it’s Friday. How many more reasons for a cocktail do you need… It’s been a long time since I drank Tia Maria, it used to be the drink of choice when I was a naughty teenager! So it’s bringing back lots of nostalgia about now! It hasn’t been that long since I had a coffee though, because, well, survival depends on it to be honest! When the lovely people of Tia Maria…

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