Swimming Shorts for Kids this Summer

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The spring like weather that we have been experiencing recently, in between the wet and colder days!, has got me thinking ahead to those hazy summer days, and I have been day dreaming about trips to the beach with the boys and friends. It is funny how just a little bit of warm sunshine on your face can conjure up a little excitement about the months ahead.

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Clothes I Would Buy For My OH

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My OH hates shopping for clothes and in the 10 years that we have been together, I could probably count on my hands how many times he has been to the shops to buy himself new items of clothing or footwear. It must be more than that, but it is so rare that it is usually me who ends up buying him things, or he is given clothes as gifts from his Mum.

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Chocolate & Chili Cake with a sour cream filling

Chocolate & Chili Cake with a sour cream filling

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When I had my cafe before Burton was born, I would like to offer hot drink specials and I would get my inspiration from coffee shops that I visited on my day off or from the internet. One of which was chili hot chocolate, which a few of my customers were brave enough to try, and admitted that it was nice despite having had reservations before buying one! I often add dark chocolate to my chili con carnes as I know that this sweet and spicy flavour combination do work, and the chocolate adds a wonderful richness to the sauce

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