Month: May 2017

Good Clean Fun – some old fashioned tips to make your home sparkle

Good Clean Fun – some old fashioned tips to make your home sparkle

With the Christmas decorations packed away your home can start to look a little dreary so spruce it up with some good old fashioned cleaning techniques.   Wooden surfaces To give wooden surfaces back their lustre mix one part lemon juice with two parts olive […]

Good Clean Fun- the Power of Milk

Good Clean Fun- the Power of Milk

  It’s not just Cleopatra that benefitted from a milk bath, your old china tea cup with a small crack in it can really benefit from being bathed in milk. When dealing with vintage china small cracks are quite a normal discovery, buts instead of […]

Good Clean Fun – turning your car from a shed on wheels to a clean dream machine!

Good Clean Fun – turning your car from a shed on wheels to a clean dream machine!

If the interior of your car is smelling like a pile of sweaty old socks and looks like a teenagers bedroom then its probably time to get your automobile in a cleaner, more organised state. Clear the clutter From children’s toys and maps to ice […]

Picnic Perfection

Picnic Perfection

  The risk of heat stroke, sunburn or warm sandwiches has never been enough to deter us Brits from taking advantage of warm weather and going on a picnic.  We British are like our tea:  made of strong stuff, although the lyrics to Noel Cowards […]

Piña Colada Cake

Piña Colada Cake

  The Piña Colada is an iconic cocktail from the 1950’s and it is the ultimate summer escape cocktail.  Whenever I think of the drink I can’t help but start singing the lyrics to Rupert Holmes’ song Escape, you know the one: “If you like […]