Back to A Trifle Rushed!


For various personal reasons, I  have not been blogging much recently, but now I'm ready  to relaunch.  After a  great deal of thought and consideration, I feel that for me the best place to blog is back at my old blog:  A Trifle Rushed. I can fully see the appeal of blogging with WordPress, this site is beautiful to look at,  but I sadly do not More

Waitrose Hiku

Waitrose Hiku

At the beginning of the year I was asked to trial the Hiku device by Waitrose.  The  Hiku is an innovative scanning device that has already been launched in the United States.  It is a small, discrete scanner, which as it's magnetic can be attached to a fridge, (or in my case the bread bin) and can be used to build up a shopping list. As someone More

St Patrick’s Day Gingerbread House

St Patrick's Day Gingerbread House

Those of you who know me from my days at A Trifle Rushed, will know I have a soft spot for Gingerbread Houses, and I usually decorate one for St Patrick's Day. Due to various constraints this year, my daughter and I have not got round to decorating one, but I can share a couple from the past.     I always think that St Patrick's More

My Fridge – What on Earth is in there?

My fridge - what's in there?

Inspired by three posts I have read in the last day or two, I thought I would join these three inspiring ladies; Jac at Tinned Tomatoes, Sarah at Maison Cupcake and Helen at Fuss Free Flavours, and show you  the contents of my fridge . My kitchen fridge is tall and narrow and fitted into the wall, alongside a pullout larder cupboard, and a More

Red Nose Day Cake

red nose day cake

Red Nose Day, is fast approaching. Just incase you don't know about it, you can find details on the webpage, The charity does a lot of good work, it's a great fun way to get young people involved in fund raising. My daughter is looking forward to Friday March 13th, there will be a cake sale at her school as well as a party in More