The Pooh Corner Cook Book by Katie Stewart

“Once upon a time, a very long time ago now, about last Friday, Winnie-the-Pooh lived in a forest all by himself under the name of Sanders.” I recently picked up this very cute, very retro recipe book for £2 from Oxfam (210 Morningside Road). The Pooh Corner Cook Book is inspired…

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Yummy Carrot Cake & Cream Cheese Frosting

I’m not really a fan of carrot cake but it’s one of my mum, nan and fiances favourites so I thought I’d give it a go. This recipe is so easy and the cinnamon and nutmeg leaves the house smelling amazing! The only problem I had with the recipe was judging the heat…

Recipe | Caramelised Red Onion Chutney

My mum made me a batch of her sweet and sticky caramalised red onion chutney the other day. It was absolute heaven in a jar. I loved spreading it over my sandwiches and covering it over crackers with a big slabs of blue stilton or bree. A jar of this would…

Wedding | Mollie Makes Book Review

I have 63 weeks to go until my wedding, a to-do list that is slowly becoming a ‘to-do’ book and a ridiculously tiny budget to work with, so i’ll happily take up any opportunity to use my love of crafts to save money and personalise my big day.  I picked…

My Love of Stories

“There is no friend as loyal as a book.”  – Ernest Hemingway When I was little I remember spending the mornings of my summer holidays at the local library; there used to be a whole summer program dedicated to children’s reading with daily challenges, activities and puzzles. For every book…

Upcycling Frame Project

Upcycle (verb) – Reuse (discarded objects or material) in such a way as to create a product of higher quality or value than the original: the opportunity to upcycle trash, or turn it into new products, was vast (as adjective upcycled) upcyled furniture Unfortunately for my boyfriend I love to fill my house with pretty, mismatched, shabby…