A new season means new foods and that make for happy people. M&S have a new range of baked goods using varying flours, tasty fruits and vegetables and store cupboard ingredients. When I spied the M&S Roasted Pineapple & Coconut Cake I knew it had to be on my must try list.  This cake sits along with 5 others, Vanilla and Blackcurrant, Lime, Carrot and Courgette Cupcakes, Chocolate Date Brownie, Chocolate Chip Loaf Cake and Banana and Blueberry Loaf. I do not usually opt for coconut however recently I have been finding the use of coconut quite delightful.  This little beaut I found…

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Today’s review is case and point that our chocolate is boring. America has snazzy chocolate, as does Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, you get my point. Cadbury Dairy Milk Tropical Pineapple is one of New Zealand’s exciting flavours and one that is either going to be delicious or one step too far.   I bought this king size 200g bar from Sanza for £5.45. Despite being over a fiver I really did not think that was half bad for an import and a such a big bar. According to the inter web tropical has been around before and has since made a…

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I’ll be honest I cannot see the point in sparkling water. Why do I want to drink plain fizzy water that dries the mouth rather than quenches the thirst? Anyone else in this same camp? A couple of weeks ago the lovely people at Ugly drinks contacted me asking if I would be interested in trying their new sparkling fruity water. Now I am intrigued to see if they can change my opinion on sparkling water so let’s get our #glugugly on.  What is Ugly and why call a drink this? Well in a nutshell Joe & Hugh have decided enough…

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