A Selection of Six Sparkling Christmas Glass Pieces

It has been hugely enjoyable to view some fine examples online of art glass, handmade glassware and festive themed glass packaged items, and to arrive at a super six selection. 1. Winter Spice home candle – from a larger collection by Sandy Bay London and a SBL Technology Home Fragrance Manufacturer   2. Christmas themed Bauble … More A Selection of Six Sparkling Christmas Glass Pieces

Supermarket Red Wine Recommendations from TSS

Rioja Spanish Red wine produced from the Tempranillo grape is never my first choice, preferring Malbec or Shiraz varieties in wines from Argentina as a rule. Nevertheless, when it comes to Spanish wines my first choice will always be from the Rioja region. At the moment I particularly like a ‘Vina Del Cura‘ a Rioja … More Supermarket Red Wine Recommendations from TSS

Ruby Hot Chocolate Recipe from Prestat – Product Feature

TSS says: Prestat informs us that Ruby Cocoa beans have a natural, forest fruit flavour alongside a delicate kind of chocci-ness. We found that the hot chocolate drink we made using Ruby Hot Chocolate Flakes was milky pale in colour but there was a definite hint of fruitiness there. See the Ed’s instagram video below … More Ruby Hot Chocolate Recipe from Prestat – Product Feature

Double Walled Coffee Mugs – A Product Feature

Remember that I told you of my penchant for using Borosilicate glassware when oven cooking? Reminder at: here Above I present my growing collection of double-walled Borosilicate cups/mugs designed for coffee and other hot beverages, and for serving iced drinks too!       In this posting I am featuring a double-walled coffee mug from JUDGE … More Double Walled Coffee Mugs – A Product Feature

Sewing Projects for Home Accessorizing plus book #Giveaway

  11 soft furnishing projects using fusible applique motifs made from wool and cotton. Make cushions or table runners in a seasonal theme. All are charming, folksy designs and inspiring projects. Patterns included. This book will appeal to beginners and intermediate level: quilters, needlework enthusiasts, or craft sewists. A labour of love but fun to … More Sewing Projects for Home Accessorizing plus book #Giveaway

Judge Table Essentials Range – A Trade Press article

the following contains product placement Pictured is the small jug, square serving platter and side plate (square) and are 3 of 21 NEW pieces to the Judge Table Essentials collection The Product Judge Table Essentials consists over 100 items in the entire collection which includes glassware. This is classic and stylish Tableware (and Serveware) for … More Judge Table Essentials Range – A Trade Press article

Memory Foam vs Traditional Beds and the Hotel Business

A Hypnos Bed Product. Textiles by Edinburgh Weavers. Image source: http://www.hotelspeconline.com/ The beds in high spec 4*/5*  hotels are very comfortable (usually), but with the domestic market flood of mattresses manufactured using foam/or latex/or temperature sensitive pressure relieving material(s), we wondered why it is that the major hospitality outlets do not appear to have followed … More Memory Foam vs Traditional Beds and the Hotel Business

Glass Cookware – Still Relevant, Still Modern

borosilicate glassware – includes the 2 in 1 casserole dish (forefront) and a rectangular roaster by Judge Cooking and baking using glass casserole dishes is a real throwback to my schooldays and my Domestic Science classes back then. I would often transport home, in the crook of my arm, a foil wrapped dish I’d prepared … More Glass Cookware – Still Relevant, Still Modern

Organic Spice Blends

China 5 Spice – Thai Spice – Nasi Goreng – and without giving away the organic spice blend ingredients and measures I have to say the aroma coming from the open jars while taking the photographic shot was so-so-good! For once, don’t just take my word for it, visit Steenbergs View this post on Instagram … More Organic Spice Blends