Mash Direct Vegetables – Great for Christmas Dinner
food - reviews
I have recently just tried out some yummy veg from Mash Direct, the perfect sides to your Christmas dinner this year. I was sent out 4 different products to try out Honey Glazed Parsnips – RRP £1.59 Roasted Root Vegetables – RRP £1.79 Red Cabbage and Beetroot – RRP £1.89 Carrot and Parsnip Mash We tried them all at tea time served with …
Hotel Chocolat – The Patisserie Sleekster Review
food - reviews
I just love chocolate, and I mean LOVE it! I could sit there and eat it all day if I knew I wouldn’t put any weight on. I was asked to try a box from Hotel Chocolat. I have heard of them for many years but never brought any. I choose their Pastisserie Sleekster box. It contains 27 chocolates and …
Introducing Vetta High Fibre Pasta
food - reviews
  Vetta are an Australian brand that have made white pasta that is high in fibre and has 21% of your recommend daily intake. I have compared this to the white pasta that I sometimes by and the fibre is a lot higher. However, I do normally buy whole wheat pasta, which is has about the same amount of fibre. …
My Beanies Coffee Review + giveaway
drinks
I was asked a while ago if I would like to try out a My Beanies Stash Box. Basically it’s a box with 9 different flavoured coffees. Now I am normally a tea drinker, but I do have a coffee around once a week. But because these are flavoured I thought I would like them more. And i was right! …
Glorious! Soups Review
food - reviews
A few weeks ago I was asked if I would like to try out some of the soups from Glorious! I have heard of them but I have never tried them, so I said yes! I was sent out a few vouchers to go and buy myself some. I checked their website to see where they stocked them and the …
Tyrrells Butter & Mint Crisps
food - reviews
  For 5 months only Tyrrell’s are bringing out some yummy Butter & Mint flavoured crisps. These limited edition crisps are available from May to October from Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and independent retailers with a RRP of £2.19 for a 150g sharing bag. These crisps really capture the flavour of the British summer with their Butter & Mint flavour. These are cooked …
Mash Direct Yummy Vegetable Burgers
Food
I received some new vegetable Burgers from Mash Direct to try out. Has it’s now BBQ weather and everyone is outside enjoying the sunshine and having get togethers in the garden with family and friends Mash Direct have made something for all those vegetarians out there so that they don’t have to miss out. I like to just have fried …
Jaz and Juls Origins Drinking Chocolates
Food
  I was recently sent out some yummy drinking chocolates to try out from Jaz & Juls. They sent me out some samples of their 3 new Origins range of drinking chocolate.   The 3 flavours are : Madagascar 61% : Malagasy cocoa from the Sambirano valley Peru 75% : Rare white criollo beans from the Alto Piura region in north-west Peru …
Udi’s Gluten Free
food - reviews
Udis Gluten Free launched here in the UK back in October 2013 and have since then gone on to sell loads of their lovely products. I was recently sent out a hamper with some of their items to try out. Which was perfect timing as we are currently having some health issues with my 10 year old son , Ryan. …
Hello Hungry – The Meal for People on the Go
food - reviews
Hello Hungry are the new liquid meal for busy people on the go. Aimed a people who work all day in offices or those that don’t have the time to sit down an eat a healthy lunch.     Hello Hungry comes in 3 flavours. Mango, Spinach & Peach Strawberry, Banana, Carrot & Beetroot Tomato & Basil Each one also …
Cuckoo – The Modern Muesli
breakfast
Cuckoo Bircher muesli are little pots of yumminess. They are made with yoghurt, muesli and fruit. Each 190g pot contains approx. 280 calories. They are low in GI and high in fibre and protein. The prefect start to the day. They come in 5 delicious flavours. Mango & Coconut with a twist of lime and ginger Elderflower & Cranberry with …
Tracker Milk Drinks Review + Giveaway
food - reviews
Mars have brought out some yummy new milk drinks out called Tracker. They come in two delicious flavours, Chocolate Chip and Golden Syrup. These milk drinks are made with cereals and help you to stay fuller for longer.   I really enjoyed both of these, but I think my favourite was the golden syrup one. It had a lovely malt …
Little Dish – Proper Food for Kids
food - reviews
Little Dish make yummy meals for kids and toddlers. They are made with 100% natural ingredients, are low in salt, have no added sugar and no additives or preservatives.  And they have just added a new meal to their toddler range. The toddler range is for kids aged 1-3 years and are perfect portion sizes for little tummies. There are 12 …
Blueberry Suckies Review
food - reviews
  The Collective Dairy sent us out some new Blueberry Suckies to try out. They are made from yoghurt and fresh fruit and come in pouches of squeezey yumminess.     Me and my 3 kids all tried one each. And being completely honest I didn’t really think that me or the kids I would like these. So if I …
Manomasa Tortilla Chips
food - reviews
I got to try out some new Manomasa tortilla chips. Each flavour come in a different shape chip. Thee 4 flavours to choose from are Manchego & Green Olive, Chipotle & Lime, Tomatillo Salsa and Sea Salt & Cracked Black Pepper. The Chipotle & Lime was my least favourite, a little bit too spicy for me and wayyyy to spicy …
Pick Up review + Giveaway
food - reviews
  We was recently sent a few packs of the new Pick up! bars from Bahlsen. They are thick white chocolate coated between two dark crisp biscuits. We have tried the milk chocolate ones before and really liked them, and these black ‘N white ones are just as nice. I really like that the chocolate in the middle is really …
Lushice
food - reviews
Lushice are yummy are frozen sorbets with a hint of alcohol in delicious cocktail flavours. This are perfect for after dinner desserts and with just a touch of alcohol they are perfect for adults. Lushice comes in 4 flavours – Pina Colada, Strawberry Daiquiri, Mojito and Margarita. I tried out the Pina Colada and Strawberry daiquiri. I was really looking …
Choc Shot – Liquid Chocolate + Giveaway
food - reviews
Have you tried the new product from Sweet Freedom – Choc Shot? I got to try some out and I must say it’s really nice. This is a great alternative to chocolate and much healthier for you. the main benefits are : 100% natural Sweetened with our magic ingredient, award winning Sweet Freedom Only 14 calories per teaspoon Low GI …
New Limited Edition Strawberry Weetabix
food - reviews
  Weetabix have launched a new limited edition flavour – Strawberry Weetabix me and my kids got to try these out and I must say they are delicious. We love weetabix in our house and that is what the kids have most mornings. They always have a little bit of sugar on top, but with these new strawberry flavoured ones, …
December’s DegustaBox
Food
I got December’s Degustabox a bit earlier than normal, but haven’t had time to share it will you has I have been busy and spending some time with my family over Christmas. To be honest, I was a little bit disappointed in this months box. Thought it could have been more Christmasy. Maybe a Christmas pudding or Christmas themed chocolate. …
Erlenbacher’s Christmas Offerings
food - reviews
I received a few slices of cake from Erlenbacher’s. I got two types, Fruits of the forest tart and Strawberry Vanilla Cake. I couldn’t try any of these cakes, as I’m a vegetarian and both cakes contained gelatin. So I left the tasting to my husband and three kids My kids found the fruits of the forest tart a bit …
Sip & Learn – Become a Wine Tasting Expert
food - reviews
Sip & Learn is a 12 month course which helps you learn about wines while sampling a bottle or two a month.  Every month for 12 months you will receive 2 bottles of wine along with a booklet containing all you need to know about the wines   There concept is very simple:   – bringing together great wines with …
9bar Breakfast Bars
breakfast
I received a bundle of yummy breakfast bars from 9bar. They came in 4 different flavours : Almond & Raspberry Apricot & Strawberry Cashew & Cocoa Peanut & Raisin They are made with loads of healthy stuff like seeds and oats. They are perfect for breakfast time has they are high in slow release energy goodies. I tried all of …
Novemeber’s Degustabox
Food
I’m a bit late in posting up what was in the November Winter Degustabox. Been so busy trying to get Christmas sorted and me, my husband and kids have all been taking it in turns to get ill. Anyway first out of the box was this Montano cider. This is made from apples grown in northern Italy and it is …
Trying Out Some Japanese Miso Paste
food - reviews
I was sent out some Japanese organic miso paste. I had never heard of this before and was unsure what to do with it. The main thing you can make with this is miso soup, but a didn’t really like the sound of that as it is very watery. I thought I would add some to some noodles instead. The …
New Mars Chocolate Products!
food - reviews
Me and the rest of my family got to try out some brand new products from Mars. I was really excited when I opened the box to find lot’s of yummy goodies, as you all know how much I love chocolate. First we tried the Galaxy and Bounty Cookies. They were yummy. We liked the Galaxy ones the most. I …