Festive Kitchen – Gingerbread cookies

Tis the season to eat cookies, fa la la la la … ♥ One of the wonderful things about this time of year is that wherever you go you can smell Christmas with the spices in the air; cinnamon, ginger, cloves – which gets me thinking about just one thing … cookies! So one particularly unseasonal

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Christmas Magic – Do you believe?

Is there really such a thing as Christmas magic? I think I was about 10 years old when something happened that would test my belief …  I heard “that” rumour about Santa (shhh!) … you know the one you are told that is meant to stop you believing in magic. Because lets face it, he

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My Top 10 Christmas Movies

One of the most wonderful things about this time of year is “The Christmas Movie”. Snuggling up on the sofa with a warm rum punch and the fire burning whilst watching a film which makes you feel full to the brim with magic, sparkle and that fuzzy festive feeling. After much deliberation I have finally

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Eating Out // Sunday Brunch at C Sons

I am a huge brekkie fan and finding excellent places in Shrewsbury for it is not difficult as it’s full of gorgeous cafes, restaurants and markets. However there is one in particular that is our perfect happy spot to spend a lazy Sunday morning with a months worth of newspapers and big saucers of coffee.

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Coffee with a side of community – Ginger & Co

There is no doubting that coffee is one of my simple pleasures, however there is a big difference between having a coffee out of a branded chain coffee mug and a cup that has been lovingly chosen by a small independent coffee shop owner. Coffee is something that over the last few years I have

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