6 weeks into lockdown and it got me thinking back to the beginning of November last year, just before Torin was born. I worked up until 39 weeks and only stopped then because it was the October half term holidays. When everyone went back to work the following Monday and I was left twiddling my… Continue reading Mini Ginny Crumbles
After what has felt like an absolute age, I've finally got this parenting malarkey nailed enough to be able to get back into my writing again. Don't get me wrong, although I may have been on something of a writing hiatus, that is where the abstinence ends and since Baby Button has made his appearance… Continue reading Cantium Gin
For the past couple of years I have been lucky enough to receive an advent calendar from the gorgeous lovelies at That Boutique-y Gin Company in collaboration with Drinks by the Dram, and this year has been no different! Thankfully, as the arrival of Baby Button is imminent (apparently I'm making things a little too cosy… Continue reading A Very Boutique-y Christmas – 2019 Gin Advent Calendar
I must confess I was a little jealous when a boozy buddy contacted me with a picture of what seemed like a gazillion boxes of gin, with jealousy fast switching to excitement as he asked if I'd be interested in receiving one of the boxes!! Erm...absolutely yes! Baby Button is due in a couple of… Continue reading The Gin Box – A Great Gift Idea
Now, unless you were living under a rock for the month of July, you must have noticed that things went a touch crazy on the sporting side of life. Personally, I'm a tennis fan, with Wimbledon being my sporting highlight of the year. I go into full on screaming at the TV mode, particularly when… Continue reading Nicholson Gin
This pairing dinner is available to the general public on 31st July, 14th August and 4th September and costs only £39.
A wee while ago I was contacted by Lyme Bay Winery to ask if I fancied trying out some of their gin. I'd seen a flurry of posts across social media and was most definitely intrigued..."Yes please!" Lyme Bay Winery have two different gins under their belts and I was keen to see which would… Continue reading Lyme Bay – Pink Grapefruit Gin