Veggie Mama cold and flu tonic

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Sob. It's that time again where I have felt like I was coming down with something. And it ain't cool. I find I get a bit wobbly with the change of seasons, and the coming of autumn here has been heralded by four days of rain. Four days of a tender throat and a general feeling of malaise which … [Read more...]

Who would you take to tea?

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Recently I held a littleĀ competition and asked which four people you would invite to a tea party at your house. The comments were diverse... lots of requests for old best friends, mums, British comedy legends and Chrissie Swan. I loved them all! Sure, some people I had to google, but others I … [Read more...]

A giveaway for Mother’s Day – The Rabbit Hole tea pack

Does your mum like tea?Do you want to give her the coolest gift ever?Do YOU like tea?Do you want to buy your mum something else and win this for yourself?Once upon a time a brand new little organic tea company tweeted me and asked if I'd like to try their tea. Just randomly, no strings. They … [Read more...]

Where in the World is Veggie Mama?

Over here. At Cupcakes Frocks and Pink, pouring a cup of tea and chatting with the delightful Mrs Kypo and her painfully pretty blog. Come and join the conversation! … [Read more...]

Peach Jam

This year, I have decided to make all my christmas gifts - and it has been amazing. What you think would be extra effort and work actually isn't. Well, to me anyway. It's hot, I'm pregnant, I'm not excited about the hordes of shoppers, I hate the constant struggle over that "perfect present", and … [Read more...]

Buttery Scones

There is basically two schools of thought on scones - you're either on the dense, buttery side, or you're on the light and fluffy side.Or you can be me, who is on the side of a magical, mythical scone that is both light and buttery, and exists only in my dreams.For today, indulge in the buttery … [Read more...]