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Apple Strudel Vodka – Embracing Hygge

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Never has the Danish term Hygge been more relevant as the weather turns colder by the day and our need to hunker down and embrace cosy jumpers and woolly blankets increases.  Hygge also covers the need of shelter and have the feeling of safety.  This has been all to evident for us as the beach hut was broken into again – twice in as many weeks.    Getting upset and worrying about stuff like this…

Feet Up, Glass of Wine and Fire On

After a busy day Christmas shopping, the last thing you want to do it cook a full on supper.  All you want is something easy, a glass of something very red or ice white, fire lit and something unbelievably trashy on the telly while you nurse your sore tootsies.  So here’s a really easy supper that hits all the right buttons. (more…)

Coffee and Orange Liqueur

Christmas is  around the corner and if your house is party central or you just want to stash away some special somethings for the Christmas cupboard then here's a liqueur that you can make now and will be ready in time for the big day or the other one the week later.  You'll just about have enough time but there's not hanging about.   (more…)

Addicted. Pure and Simple

Although I own over 350 books, I always want more.  I know, I know it’s a silly notion.  You think I’m addicted, don’t you?  When contacted me to become part of their blogger network I jumped at the opportunity to receive the Jamie magazine delivered to my home every month.  It’s like a monthly cookbook just for me! (more…)