• Batch Cooking Masterclass with John Lewis Home || Food & Drink

    Batch Cooking Masterclass with John Lewis Home || Food & Drink

    February 2, 2018 FrannyMac

    For the last two years, I’ve had it as part of my goals for each year to improve both my cooking knowledge and to prepare more lunches at home rather than spending far too much money on pre-prepared salads and sandwiches. (& If you fancy reading the rest of my 2018 goals or how I managed for 2017 then they posts are linked here!) So when an invite from John Lewis Home invited me down to the Waitrose Cookery School…

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  • Slow Cooker Breakfast Baked Tomatoes || Recipe

    Slow Cooker Breakfast Baked Tomatoes || Recipe

    May 31, 2017 FrannyMac

    As I mentioned on my 5 happy things post the other day, we’ve recently purchased a slow cooker. With images in my mind of it only being for hearty stews and it coming up for summer, well to be honest I didn’t think we’d use it all that much. How wrong I was. Turns out there’s all manner of tasty things you can make in there and have them ready to go by the time you’re home from work. Anyway, I…

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  • Frank’s RedHot Chilli Lime Marinade Recipe || Food & Drink

    July 6, 2016 FrannyMac

    After seeing my Instagram, Facebook and Twitter feeds full to the brim with people celebrating the 4th of July; it’s safe to say I was a little jealous. This year more than most as I’ve had a whole host of family and friends over in the USA for celebrations and seeing their snaps of cook-outs, fireworks and parties made me want to plan my own return trip to the states. While I spent most of my Monday evening watching the “Happy…

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