Denim Embroidered Dress: Denim Edits With Tu and it's our 23rd Wedding Anniversary.  Happy Friday 🖐. It's our 23rd wedding anniversary today 🥳 and we are both at work. How fun!! We have the evening off together though 😁. ...
Chestnut Mushroom And Watercress Stroganoff With Giant Wild Rice. Look forward to the change in the season, the different flavours it brings and enjoy cosy nights in with family, friends and good food! ...
Baked Pumpkin and Watercress Fondue. Autumn comfort foods with Watercress. ...
Pepper Dress And How I Would Style It Now.  I love it when Google sends me a notification to some photos from years ago. I notice these yesterday from wait for it, 6 years ago!! (Rediscover this day: 8 Aug 2013). I was in my late 30's here and my babies were all smaller than me!! Well, my youngest two were!! ...
Chorizo, Cheese and Watercress Toastie Anyone? How tasty!? ...
6-a-Day Smoothie: Back to School with Watercress. Bin the soggy sandwiches and get creative with these wonderful watercress recipes for kids’ lunchboxes. ...
Red Lace Dress: Motivational Monday.  Hello friends, happy Bank holiday Monday. Just a quick post today sharing some photos from a photoshoot a few years ago with Marisota. ...
A Walk Around Wollaton Hall In Nottingham. Happy Sunday, would you like to come on a stroll with me around A Walk Around Wollaton Hall In Nottingham? It is such a lovely place to visit. Wollaton Hall is a beautiful Elizabethan country house of the 1580s standing on a small but prominent hill in Wollaton Park, Nottingham, England. ...
Ginger Pumpkin Pie: Great Recipe For Autumn And Halloween. We couldn’t resist adding just one sweet recipe, but we think you’ll be pleased we did! Don’t worry too much about getting rid of all those seeds. Once cooked the roasted pumpkin is pushed through a sieve, to make a silky smooth, spiced filling. You could also use butternut squash and enjoy ‘pumpkin’ pie all year round. ...
Beef Pie with Blueberry And Blackcurrant Cordial. How tasty? Fancy trying this recipe out for dinner tonight? ...
Venice Beach Swing Dress: Over 40 Style Blog. My favourite style of dress: Vintage with a modern twist!! Happy Saturday. Are you ready for the weekend? The weatherman has predicted it red hot here all next week, let's just hope he is right! ...
How To Make Salmon with Sticky Ginger Sauce. How tasty does this sound? The ginger cordial makes a great base for a teriyaki sauce and served with simply stir-fried broccoli and carrots make a really tasty family meal that’s healthy too. ...
In The Stripes: Flashback Friday. Don't you just love bright colours? So fun and cheerful....
Chicken with Lime And Lemongrass Sauce. As the temperature drops, the leaves change colour and the nights draw in, take comfort from some NEW, deliciously warming autumnal dishes, from Belvoir Fruit Farms....
Kids’ Layered Lunch Pots: Back to School with Watercress. Fancy making some of these Kids’ Layered Lunch Pots? Kids’ Layered Lunch Pots: Back to School with Watercress: Prep time: 10 minutes Makes 2 pots Ingredients: 50g bag watercress 150g macaroni pasta, cooked 1 tin tuna in brine 2 tbsp mayonnaise 1 orange pepper, de-seeded and sliced 1 red pepper, de-seeded and sliced 1 small tin sweetcorn, drained Salt and pepper Method: Drain the tuna and place into a small bowl. Mix with the mayonnaise and add a little salt and pepper if desired. Take two Kilner jars or other jars with tight fitting lids. Split the cooked pasta between each jar, then follow with the tuna mayonnaise, sweetcorn, and peppers, finally topping with the watercress. Seal the jars and keep refrigerated for up to 24 hours until needed. Kids’ Layered Lunch Pots: Back to School with Watercress. Recipe courtesy of Watercress. For more recipe inspiration and to find out more ab...
Growing Old Gorgeously: Tips From Tristan Lee, The Gorgeousness Coach. It is inevitable that we all have to grow old, but some people don’t realise they are ageing until one day they look in the mirror and realise that they should have taken better care of themselves. All is not lost though - Tristan Lee, The Gorgeousness Coach, who at 48 often gets mistaken for a 25-year-old, has prepared his top tips to help people work on the common complaints, today! 1.) Age Spots:  These are often known as liver spots and can be found on the face, hands and other areas that are over exposed to the sun. If these are dabbed daily with lemon juice they should begin to lighten over the course of two months. To prevent further age spots, ensure a moisturiser or sun cream with a high SPF is applied daily. Remember, the sun’s rays can still affect the skin in the winter. 2.) Eye Bags:  Bags under the eyes can be a result of insufficient sleep, and swelling is common if a person has...
Healthy Kids’ Bento Box: Back to School with Watercress. Bin the soggy sandwiches and get creative with these wonderful watercress recipes for kids’ lunchboxes. ...
Lady In Red: Red Summer Dress With Yellow Sandals.  Hello friends, have you had a good weekend? It is all go here as I am doing some decorating. I have noticed over the last few mornings when I get up early that there is a little chill in the air. I hope Autumn is not on its way yet as I have lots of Summer clothes I still need to wear yet!! Lady In Red: Red Summer Dress With Yellow Sandals. These photos were taken on our Summer break at Butlins, in Bognor Regis. The weather was amazing and it felt like were aboard. 5 days of beautiful sunshine. We are not usually that lucky when we book a holiday in the UK, that is for sure!! I picked this beautiful dress up in the Tu 25% clothing sale this Summer and I love it. Sandals were leather from Clarks at half price too. What a result!? Lady In Red: Red Summer Dress With Yellow Sandals: Dress: Tu Clothing Sandals: Clarks Sunglasses: Primark You Might Also Like: Vintage Afternoon Tea Dress: Over 40 Style:  Hap...
Baked Egg Avocado And Watercress Boats. Great for brunch. Are you looking for some nice and healthy brunch recipes? Baked Egg Avocado And Watercress Boats anyone? You might also like this Halloumi And Watercress Brunch Salad too. Baked Egg Avocado And Watercress Boats: Great For Brunch. How To Make: Baked Egg Avocado & Watercress Boats: Prep time: 5 minutes Cooking time: 20 minutes Serves: 4 Ingredients: 2 x fairly ripe large avocados, halved and stone removed 4 medium eggs 1 x 85g bags watercress 4 slices smoked streaky bacon, cooked until crisp Salt and pepper Pinch red chilli flakes (optional) Method: Pre-heat the oven to 220ᵒC. Use a spoon to scoop out a little flesh from each avocado, in order to ensure that the eggs will fit inside the cavity. Place the avocado halves in a baking dish, ensuring that they cannot tip and allow egg to trickle out of the sides when cooking. Crack the eggs into a bowl. Use a spoon to transfer on...