Food & Drink: Beatons Tearooms & Bookshop

 On Sunday I had the pleasure of visiting the newly opened Beatons Tearooms & Bookshop in the little village of Crowthorne in Berkshire.I understand that Beatons flagship tearooms opened five years ago in Tisbury, Wiltshire and that has quickly been followed by franchises in Blandford, Chester and now Crowthorne.  With a stylish pink and white interior, the tearooms offer … Continue reading Food & Drink: Beatons Tearooms & Bookshop

Recipe Review: Tomatoes, Eggs and Chorizo from Lean in 15 by Joe Wicks, The Body Coach

After a couple of weeks of Christmas indulgence, I decided that this weekend would be a perfect chance to get my spatula out of hibernation and cook up something a bit healthy. My husband is currently suffering from a nasty bout of man-flu, so I thought a few veggies wouldn't hurt!I decided to try one … Continue reading Recipe Review: Tomatoes, Eggs and Chorizo from Lean in 15 by Joe Wicks, The Body Coach

Monthly Round Up – November 2015

It's that time again! Check out what I've been up to in November 2015.New Books - received, bought & won 1.         The Jazz Files by Fiona Veitch Smith2.         The Winter Wedding by Abby Clements3.         The Silvered Heart by Katherine Clements4.         The One-in-a-million Boy by Monica Wood5.         The Killing of Polly Carter by Robert ThorogoodBought6.         #PleaseRetweet … Continue reading Monthly Round Up – November 2015

Product Review: Playster – the digital library

Have you ever wished there was a Netflix for books?If so, take a look at Playster.In simply terms, Playster is a new media subscription platform, currently in beta mode (i.e. still in development stages), that contains a variety of books, films, music and PC games that members can 'borrow'. Essentially, it is a similar concept to … Continue reading Product Review: Playster – the digital library