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Foodie Friday week 34

Hello and a very happy Easter from all of us at #FoodieFriday, the Easter bunny is on his way and lent is nearly over, so grab a chocolate egg and join us. Foodie Friday runs from 6am Friday to 6pm Monday every week! All bloggers are welcome to link up any food related posts they might have, we want them all the good the bad and the ugly!

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Foodie Friday week 33

Hello and welcome to week 33 of #foodiefriday a weekly foodie linkie for all your food related posts. Foodie Friday runs from 6am Friday to 6pm Monday every week! All bloggers are welcome to link up any food related posts they might have, we want them all the good the bad and the ugly! Continue reading

Cuban roast pork with sautéed sweet potatoes and thyme

This week I was contacted by belling range cookers, and asked to share a recipe that I love as part of there #goodlookingcooking campaign. So I thought long and hard and decided to share my favourite Sunday roast, with a twist! I originally came across this recipe while raiding my MiL’s very ample recipe book collection, she has more recipe books than Waterstones it truly is an amazing sight! I found it in her copy of Levi Roots, food for friends book and it was an instant hit and has become a Sunday staple – Just don’t forget the Yorkshire puddings! 

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast ~book of the film~

Disney’s latest live action film is the classic Beauty and the Beast and one of the must see movies of the year. So when I was asked to review not 1 but 2 Beauty and the Beast books I couldn’t wait! When the books arrived someone immediately had their eye on the book of the film, so while I reviewed As old as time – a twisted tale, here is Grace with her very first review of Beauty and the Beast, book of the film.

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Foodie Friday week 32

Hello and welcome to week 32 of foodie Friday, another week and another amazing selection of food related posts, it was so hard for katie and I to choose just 1 post each but we’ve done it and I hope you agree with our choice, but first a bit about us.  Continue reading

Foodie Friday week 31

Hello and a big warm welcome to #foodiefriday, I can tell we are getting closer to Easter, we are getting more recipes with cream eggs in them – just as well I’m a massive fan! Continue reading

Try it Tuesday Chicken and chorizo jambalaya

I’m a sucker for a one pot recipe,  I think it comes from years of doing the washing up before I got my beloved dish washer, anything that cut down on washing up always gets my vote! I also love rice dishes and chicken and chorizo is a winning combination in my opinion. So when I found this recipe on the BBC good food site I couldn’t wait to give it a go.

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I'm Becky, a chocolate and coffee fueled stay at home mum living in West Sussex. I have three amazing daughters, a wonderful partner and a crazy jack russell cross.


When I get a spare moment I like to read and if I can stay awake long enough I enjoy watching films.


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