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Salted Caramel Pretzel Cookies

Why choose one when you can have both sweet and salty combined in these delicious salted caramel pretzel cookies from Two Peas & Their Pod? Chocolate chips, gooey caramel and a sprinkling of rock salt all combined in cookie dough, what more could you want as a mid-week treat? These incredibly delicious treats are easy Read More ›


Crispy Salmon & Sesame Spinach

 Now that the winter festivities are over and the bleak New Year season has come upon us, we are left feeling fairly uninspired during this charmless time of year. Waiting for the days to become longer and for spring to arrive with no excitement in between, we actively work on deflating the bloated sensation brought Read More ›


Vegan Chocolate Lava Cakes

It’s national chocolate week and we thought what could be better than a chocolatey treat with a warm, gooey centre to celebrate? . Perfect for for after dinner treats or to indulge on with a cup of tea, these Vegan Chocolate Lava Cakes will have your taste buds tingling, and with beetroot as the main Read More ›


Zucchini Blossom and Smoked Gouda Pasta

This quirky recipe from Spoon Fork Bacon holds onto the last glimpse of summer, served hot or cold, this dish is perfect for those darkening summer nights.  Refreshing and delicious this recipe combines the summery sizzle of zucchini blossom with hints of autumnal smoked Gouda.  This pasta is perfect for those that love leftovers as it Read More ›


Barbour International

Utilizing the epitome of British styling, Barbour International inspires a rich and contemporary appeal behind its motorcycle heritage and their revolutionary spring/summer ’15 collection. Celebrating nearly eighty years of authentic designs, where tradition is executed with a sexy take on classic sophistication, Barbour International continues to replicate their timeless originals and premium standards in a Read More ›

Clams in a Light Fennel & Shallot Broth

Embrace the return of the sunshine with this light summertime dish from Aran, author of the Cannelle Et Vanille food, life and photography blog.  This week’s recipe is a gluten free dish that mixes a delightful array of ingredients and flavourings.  With a beautiful colour palette this recipe is a treat on the eyes as well as being scrumptious, making Read More ›

Gutsy Lamb Shank & Shiraz Pie

A regular now to our weekly Sunday features is professional foodie blogger Katie Quinn Davies. This week we’re getting ready for the winter chill with a seasonal baked pie recipe that is guaranteed to warm your cockles on any cold evening. Her signature ‘rustic’ approach to cooking and documenting her creations is evident in this Read More ›

Win! A Luxury Getaway for Two at Armathwaite Hall

With 80 Christmas trees, 20,000 sparkling lights, over 16,000 baubles, illuminated swags, a herd of illuminated deer, roaring log fires, gourmet food and the delicious aroma of mulled wine, Armathwaite Hall is transformed into a magical, winter wonderland during the festive season so why not join them? Take a break, indulge in a delicious lunch or Read More ›