Food

Go Vegan on National Fish and Chips Day 2020

National Fish and Chip Day (4th September) is dedicated to fish and chips, often described as the “nation’s favourite dish”. But with many people turning to a vegan diet in the desire to live a healthier life, there are tasty alternatives to try. Marlene Watson-Tara, author of the definitive vegan cook book Go Vegan suggests tofu as a …

The Family

We’re Back! It’s the return of the blog.

Well, Hello again. It’s been a while hasn’t it? Almost 8 months to be exact. The world is now a very different place. Covid 19 has ravaged it’s way around the world. Hundreds of thousands of people have died. The world stood still. Weddings cancelled. Babies born without cuddles from eagerly awaited family members. A …

Decorating

3 Must-Have Features To Include In Your Kitchen Makeover

Kitchens can add as much as 10% to property value, according to a stat compilation by Thoughtshift UK. There’s a reason that “kitchens sell homes” is such a popular saying within real estate circles. Warm and nourishing, kitchens represent a major part of the home. You can transform your kitchen into an appreciative asset too, without …

Health

Why DNA Testing Kits Can Be So Confusing

We all yearn to know more about ourselves. However, unless your family has a resident genealogist, you probably have some unanswered questions about your origins. Up until about five years ago, that meant months, often YEARS of exhausting research. We don’t know about you, but countless trips to the local archives and interviewing distant relatives …

Self Sufficiency

Kickstart Your Self Sufficiency This January

It’s all gone to shit. The world is changing fast and unless you’ve been living under a rock recently, I’m sure you are well aware of the World’s plastic crisis, climate change, rising sea levels, fires, flooding and the increasing threat of a new World War- basically we are in deep, deep shit. I wish …

Decorating

Interior Design That Lets You Cosy Up With The Family

Interior design is an essential part of any home. With open plan homes on the rise, different fabrics and small touches are a great way to divide the room into separate areas. Your home can be stylish, practical and cosy with the right interior design. Avoid bad design trends with Swift Direct Blinds’ guide to …

Games

Unlock! Mystery Adventures – Escape Room Game Review

I’m sure by now, you know that we play a lot of board games. We regularly play and review games for the Asmodee Blogger Board Game Club. A few months ago we played Unlock! Escape Adventures, this month we bring you another instalment of the Unlock! game series, Mystery Adventure. The popularity of Escape Rooms …