Cocktails · Gin Products · Gin Reviews · That Boutique-y Gin Company

A Very Boutique-y Christmas – 2019 Gin Advent Calendar

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

Gin Journey · Gin Products

The Gin Box – A Great Gift Idea

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

Gin Journey · Gin Products

99 bottles of gin on the wall

**discount code featured at the bottom of this page** I have the absolute pleasure of being friends with some wonderfully, fabulous ginny folks.  One of them being the lovely Emma Stokes, better known to many as Gin Monkey.  If you're a fan of gin, but aren't sure who she is, she's the gal in charge… Continue reading 99 bottles of gin on the wall

Cocktails · Gin Journey · Gin Products

Free the Tipple – Cocktail Book

Free The Tipple by Jennifer Croll and Kelly Shami carries the tagline "Kickass cocktails inspired by iconic women" and features 60 cocktails, designed to reflect each of the 60 female icons they take their names from. 

Gin Journey · Gin Products

Letterbox Gifts

Last week I found out that I was the lucky winner of an Instagram competition run by Letterbox Gifts.  I'm usually rubbish at winning things so I was pretty excited about this, particularly because it was gin related!  The competition itself was pretty easy, just a simple like and follow, the fact that even I… Continue reading Letterbox Gifts

Gin Journey · Gin Products

Ice and a Slice

**DISCOUNT CODE FEATURED BELOW** I remember when I was little and the excitement associated with getting post.  Grown-ups always got post, kids didn't.  So when an envelope or package did arrive for me I was completely beside myself, particularly if it wasn't around my birthday or Christmas, well everyone gets post then.  Now that I… Continue reading Ice and a Slice

Gin Journey · Gin Products · Gin Reviews

Schweppes 1783 Explodes onto the Market

I'm pretty sure Schweppes tonic has been around since the dawning of time, well, 1871 if we're being precise.  That was when they marketed Schweppes Indian Tonic – the first carbonated tonic.  I will always think fondly of Schweppes Indian Tonic as it reminds me of my Papa.  He loved a G&T, so there was… Continue reading Schweppes 1783 Explodes onto the Market