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Review – Rachel’s Organic Divine Desserts

Review – Rachel’s Organic Divine Desserts

Would you like to try our Divine Desserts I was asked. The words Divine promise a lot, the words dessert is always welcome and when it is made by Rachel’s Organic you are on a safe bet to loving it.   These gorgeous little pots were delivered to me with a ‘bliss pack’ all of which showed the luxury of what was then delivered with the taste of the very perfectly named ‘Divine’ desserts.To match the luxurious … Read entire article »

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Don’t put the barbie away just yet

Don’t put the barbie away just yet

Okay so I am looking out the window and it is raining but hold on here…. It is October and soon after is November so these are perfect times to get the barbecue out again. But we don’t want to spend ages for it to light when it is cold outside so these Flamers firelighters from Certainly wood are the perfect thing to have. All Natural so that is nice but they work beautifully. I have … Read entire article »

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Do you know you personali-tea?

Do you know you personali-tea?

Oh this quiz is obviously meant to be for me! It includes tea and has my name in it to ‘ali‘. Actually I love these sorts of quizzes and this one has some fun questions. I did it twice with a about a four-week gap and on both time got ‘Rich’ as in the personali-tea type not actually money rich that is! Rich you will be glad to know is actually an individualist opposed to about … Read entire article »

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Review – OXO herb mincer and salad dressing shaker

Review – OXO herb mincer and salad dressing shaker

It may be September but the sun is still gorgeous shining and of course I ordered it until at least the middle of October so salads are very much still on the menu! To be honest here at Over a Cuppa salad is on the menu all through the year! You may often of heard me mention in the past about Oscar my now 13 salad monster! Like me, both my two loves salad, Oscar … Read entire article »

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Making cooling Summer memories

Making cooling Summer memories

The Summer holiday’s are in arms reached, unless you are in Scotland where they are already upon you. The sun has been gorgeous and I am SO hoping it hangs around for a good bit of the holiday’s. So Summer holiday’s things I remember when I was a child, always consists of one sunshine (of course!) and two remembering the little things. Picnic’s in the park across the road with friends, picnic’s by the stream … Read entire article »

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New in at Aldi

New in at Aldi

Aldi have a few new Summer treats on offer. Anyone who has tried Aldi Moser Roth chocolate will know how good it is. Aldi have brought out a limited edition range of three Summer Mousse gorgeous flavours, which I highly recommend you try. The new varieties are: Blueberry Panna Cotta Raspberry Panna Cotta Passion Fruit Panna Cotta If I really had to  choose a favourite it would be the Passion Fruit, but all were really gorgeous and offered the high-end … Read entire article »

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Review – Pilgrims Choice Pick-N-Mix Cheese

Review – Pilgrims Choice Pick-N-Mix Cheese

Just the wording Pick-N-MIx suggests something rather nice and we all like choice don’t we? Here at Over a Cuppa we rather like a bit of cheese, of course right now I have Wallace’s voice in my head talking to Grommit. We are not quite that obsessed, though Oscar is edging that way! Wallace would be well catered for, as his favourite being Wensleydale he would have two choices with the Pilgrims Choice new range! We … Read entire article »

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Reviewed – ilumi

Reviewed – ilumi

Being gluten-free sometimes can be a complete pain, especially when you are all out exhausted and want an easy option for supper. Even more so when you fancy Chinese but don’t want to cook it! Chinese food is laden usually with soya sauce which contains gluten, which quite frankly is a crime as I love Chinese food! So when Leah asked if I would like to try ilumi Chinese range, of course I jumped at the … Read entire article »

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Hallmark’s Lucy Cromwell range for bakers

Hallmark’s Lucy Cromwell range for bakers

Sunday is #WorldBakingDay where everyone around the world is up for baking something nice. I like it as a day to encourage the non-baking type and tempt them and that is you if you don’t bake, to bake. Now this gorgeous range from Hallmark designed beautifully by Lucy Cromwell is going to give you a great excuse to make some cakes. With this written on the cake stand how can you not want to break out … Read entire article »

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Picnicing for the disorganised

Picnicing for the disorganised

Obviously this year the sun is going to shine all the time so we are going to be geared up for picninc’s and barbies aren’t we?!!! But if the weather slips into the unpredictable British weather we know and not love the likelyhood is we won’t be doing our regular shop thinking picnic’s. So you wake up on a sunny Sunday, the day is calling for you to be outside. Forget the cleaning and list of other … Read entire article »

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