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, www.rednoseday.com. 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

Sleep Wool Sleep Well- The Wool Room

the wool room

What a great motto! I was intrigued to find out more about The Wool Room and the company's wool bedding.  I was sent a wool bedding set three weeks ago to try out and  review. As someone with a distant, childhood  memory of heavy and scratchy blankets I wasn't at all sure.  I'm delighted to say that I was wrong. The wool mattress protector is More