Supermarket Petrol Price War

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As we near the Bank Holiday Weekend we start to think of jaunts out for days trips, journeying to see friends and family or even travelling considerable distances to start a holiday. The supermarkets are helping us out as we approach this August Bank Holiday (it always makes me sad we don’t get another until […]

What is Depop?


If you’ve been knocking around social media during the past few months you may well have seen Depop mentioned and thought the names of modern bands had finally gone from strange to truly err…crap. But fear ye not Depop is not the spawn of the latest reality TV music competition but rather a method for […]

6 Thrifty Uses For Parmesan Rinds

6 thrifty uses for parmesan rinds

Just the smallest of tips but dear friend, make sure you never ever throw away your Parmesan rind when you reach the end of your wedge of delicious cheese. Parmesan rinds are an often discarded food which has many uses, so make sure you use it to its full advantage. The rind freezes perfectly well […]

How to claim your free doughnut from Krispy Kreme!

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If you fancy a sweet treat this week then you’re in with luck because the folk over at are giving away over 10,000 doughnuts this week! Free doughnut from Krispy Kreme There are 1,500 doughnuts up for grabs from Krispy Kreme every day this week. All you have to do is download and print […]

What’s in season in August?

whats in season in august

August is a bountiful month for fresh fruit and veg on this fair isle of ours and eating seasonally and locally is not only beneficial for the planet (cutting carbon emissions) but also much better for our health and pocket. What’s in season in August? Nectarines Courgettes Tomatoes Peaches Loganberries Raspberries Apricots Swiss chard Blackberries […]