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  • Scentsy Warmers and Bars

    Scentsy Warmers and Bars
  • Mister Free’d Tortilla Chips *

    Mister Free’d Tortilla Chips *
  • White’s Oats Recipes Getting us through Lockdown and Beyond

    White’s Oats Recipes Getting us through Lockdown and Beyond
  • Mr Kipling After Dinner Chocolate Orange Fancies

    Mr Kipling After Dinner Chocolate Orange Fancies
  • Immune Boosting Recipes with Ocean Spray *

    Immune Boosting Recipes with Ocean Spray *
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Scentsy Warmers and Bars

If you know me you know I love a candle or ten, it’s certainly a guilty pleasure and I have done a couple of reviews on the blog. During the current lockdown I have made a serious dent in my candle stocks, so when I was offered the chance to trial the Scentsy Warmers from Scents of Occasion for a few days I jumped at the chance.  Scentsy began with a simple idea, a safe, wickless alternative to scented candles. Their warmers use LED to melt specially formulated wax slowly and with no flame, soot, or wick it is a safe…

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Mister Free’d Tortilla Chips *

Chips and dip are a staple for most occasions. But what if you are vegan, coeliac, or lactose intolerant? Well there is no need to miss out because Mister Free’d Tortilla Chips have you covered. Already coming in a number of flavours including Chia Seed, Kale & Spinach, and Avocado Chilli, they have given us two new varieties. These being Cheezie (vegan cheese) and Blue Maize. You can find these in the free-from aisle in Waitrose as well as Amazon, Whole Foods Market, As Nature Intended and in 200 independent stores across the UK. Mister Free’d tortilla chips are gently roasted for a crispy…

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White’s Oats Recipes Getting us through Lockdown and Beyond

Oats are a cupboard staple and I bet if you pop into your kitchen you will have box lurking around. Some may say that oats only make an appearance during the colder months, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Not only do they get your day off to a good, healthy start, they are also a versatile, delicious and an energy-packed ingredient that can be used in a range of meals and snacks throughout the day. There are of course benefits to eating oats. They’re an excellent source of fibre, protein, and keep you fuller for longer (bonus…

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Mr Kipling After Dinner Chocolate Orange Fancies

French Fancies have gotten fancier! Part of the expanding Mr Kipling Signature Collection this collection first launched last year in response to the growing demand of wanting treats that give distinct, high quality flavours. Now there is another new flavour, Mr Kipling After Dinner Chocolate Orange Fancies. Each box contains 6 fancies in an inner cardboard box and cost £2.50. The packaging is certainly sleeker and more streamlined than before, and frankly you can’t really miss the vibrant orange.  Not exactly uniformed in the box, some appeared to have been launched in their individual wrappers. As you can see the usually…

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Immune Boosting Recipes with Ocean Spray *

Anyone else need a little drinkspiration, and I am not talking about the alcoholic kind this time? Although come to think of it cranberry juice is a great mixer for it; here’s looking at you Cosmopolitan and Cider Cocktail! If like me you need to inject a bit of variety into your drinks during lockdown and beyond, then these immune boosting recipes with Ocean Spray have you covered.  So what is so grand about cranberries? For starters they are naturally lower in sugar than most other fruits. They contribute to whole body health and are rich in powerful nutrients including…

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