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A stylish way to store and transport your cakes from Sizzle

A stylish way to store and transport your cakes from Sizzle

So who has heard of Sizzle? I have to confess I had not until Precious (what a lovely name) got in touch with me. Sizzle is Ocado’s Kitchen store selling and fantastic range of kitchen and dining products. I apologise now if you go and visit there you may be there a while. What I also love about the website apart from most of the goods for sale is it is really easy to navigate. … Read entire article »

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Easy supper’s with Dr Oetker Pizza

Easy supper’s with Dr Oetker Pizza

It is that busy time of year where either by the evening we are left in a jibbering pile of exhaustion or we spend evenings online Christmas shopping desperate to get some inspiration, or is that just me?. Those organised enough may well be spending their evening wrapping presents of writing Christmas cards. I have yet to even buy any Christmas cards, let alone start writing them. Although the dark evenings are the perfect light or … Read entire article »

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Review – Chocolat Chocolat

Review – Chocolat Chocolat

Chocolat Chocolat may have dropped the ‘e’ from the word chocolate but they certainly have a lot of wonderful chocolate to offer. Chocolat Chocolat as I type the name I can hear a French accent to the name is in fact based in Cambridge. Their photographs show a shop full of wonderful chocolate and chocolate goodies you can almost smell the chocolate through the screen! And who doesn’t like chocolate so I was really excited to … Read entire article »

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Review – Beurer Electric Cape from QVC

Review –  Beurer Electric Cape from QVC

Now what is an electric cape and do super heroes wear them I wonder! Well I am not sure using this gorgeous and snug cape by Beurer and available at QVC will make you into a super hero but it will keep you warm and toasty, therefore being capable pardon the pun of functioning at a warmer level. I used to be one of those very warm people and still remain so in personality (!) but … Read entire article »

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Review – Cook’s Essentials Soup Maker from QVC

Review – Cook’s Essentials Soup Maker from QVC

This time of year especially I love soup, it is very thrifty meal and good for you too! So when Laura asked if I would like to review the Cook’s Essentials Soup Maker from QVC I thought Christmas had come early! Now firstly I already knew this piece of kitchen kit was good, my Dad’s wife has one and totally loves it. She has had it for over a year now uses it a lot … Read entire article »

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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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