How to plan the perfect Mother’s Day Afternoon Tea

Let’s face it – few of us would be where we are today without the love, care and support of our Mums.

With Mother’s Day just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start planning something special to help inch you over the line as Daughter of the Year.

Afternoon Tea is a classic, but you don’t need an overpriced restaurant to make it happen.

It’s much more fun and personal to do it at home – here’s our top tips on how to plan the perfect Mother’s Day afternoon tea for family and friends.
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Easy Christmas Desserts & Sweet Treats

The festive season is nearly here, that brilliant time of year when you get to relax and indulge with family and friends.

As those of us with a sweet tooth know all too well, when it comes to the Christmas feast, dessert often feels more like an afterthought than the grand finale, but these delicious treats will put dessert firmly back on the menu.

Whether it’s a relaxed Christmas party potluck or a posh sit-down dinner party, here’s seven easy Christmas desserts and sweet treats for every occasion.

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Quick and Easy Snacks to Stash at Your Desk

When it comes to busy work days, there are few things that will halt productivity in its tracks faster than a rumbly tummy – except, maybe, an annoying co-worker.

While we can’t do anything about your desk mate, we can help you keep the cravings at bay with quick and easy snacks you can stash at work to help get you through the afternoon.

Read on for a few of our favourites, whether you’re bracing yourself for a long day or need a way to satisfy your sweet tooth without derailing your diet.

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Easy and Tasty Packed Lunch Ideas

It’s not always easy to come up with new lunch ideas for work. Our intentions often start out well – so well, in fact, that we spend Sunday afternoon whipping up a vast batch of courgetti to parade around the office come Monday lunchtime.

Unfortunately, it’s not easy to keep up that momentum and by Friday we can feel ourselves itching to pop out for an expensive sandwich from the deli next door or – shock horror! – biting into a burger from our favourite fast food joint.

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Party Ideas for the Perfect Movie Awards Bash

The 2017 awards season is fast approaching, which means it’s time to gather our celeb-obsessed friends, assemble a chic selection of snacks, and settle in for a long night of glitz and glamour, gorgeous gowns and gracious losers.

If you’re keen to throw the ultimate movie awards-themed party, just know that it’ll take more than finding the right TV channel (we recommend setting aside at least two hours to do this) and assembling the seating arrangement. Luckily, we’ve pulled together a guide to help you in your quest for award night perfection…

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