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    Bottleshot Brew

    August 24, 2017

    Sponsored post  We like a languorous morning here at DD Towers, particularly those of us who are over twelve but under, ahem, forty-ish. That means Child 1 and Child 2, basically, who have spent the summer like happy dormice, snuggled under their duvets until ridiculous o’clock every day, except when their cruel mother has forced them out of the house to do work placements or, shiver, actual paid employment. So when coffee company Bottleshot Brew got in touch and asked…

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    Get busy with the fizzy

    Sponsored post As you know, sometimes kind people send me new things to test on my blog, but I confess I like it even better when they send me stuff I’d buy anyway. Berocca…

    August 16, 2017
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    Oykos Pina Coco Paradise

    Sponsored post  Ironically, I’m writing about the perfect summer yoghurt on a day when it’s grey, windy and rainy outside and I am sitting here wearing a jumper and seriously contemplating wrapping a scarf…

    June 6, 2017
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    Easter eggs

    Sponsored post My lovely friends at Cadbury’s have had a difficult Easter, what with all the hooha about what to call their lovely hunt and how religious their eggs should be these days. Goodness,…

    April 17, 2017
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    Nuts for Cadbury’s

    Sponsored post As you know, we are slaves to Cadbury’s here – in fact, I’m pretty sure that the famous glass and a half of full cream milk was the way I got all…

    March 29, 2017
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    A big Cadventure

    Sponsored post Terrific excitement in the post today as I opened a humble jiffy bag, only to discover this cornucopia of Cadbury’s delights inside:   I do love the elves at Cadbury’s, especially as…

    December 2, 2016
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    Voyage of discovery

    I’m so glad that Cruise International magazine has come out at last, partly because it’s always lovely to have an article in print, and partly because I can now tell you all about our…

    October 6, 2016
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    Happy Mother’s Day

    It’s a full six months to the next Mother’s Day, which just happens to fall on March 26th 2017 (I know this because I’ve just Googled it). So, really, you have absolutely no excuse…

    October 4, 2016
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    Cadbury Big Taste Singles Bars

    Those clever oompah-loompahs at Cadbury’s seem to be working overtime these days – and I’m definitely not complaining. Go into any supermarket and you’ll now see a wall filled with Cadbury’s products, where once…

    September 13, 2016
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    Rearranging the beauty deckchairs

    As you know, I’m a bit of a sucker for beauty products so I was keen to try the NIOD range. NIOD, which stands for Non-Invasive Options in Dermal Science, is a Canadian company…

    September 6, 2016