Funky Monkey

This is my hubby’s choice and mixology skills and is taken from the book Preggatini’s: Mixology for the Mom-to-Be by Natalie Bovis-Nelsen.  Oh and monkey is called Fred and belongs to my daughter  🙂 1/4 glass of milk 1 tbsp peanut butter 1 scoop chocolate ice-cream Blend all ingredients and serve. Day 91. Edited to […]

Morning Spray

All of these mocktails are taken from the book ‘How to Cure a Hangover’ by Andrew Irving. This one was recommended by Oliff, the head barman at the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron in Sydney, Australia and also the barman at the Reform Club in Pall Mall, London. I thought I’d start with something nice and […]

and after …….

But tea gets pretty repetitive even for us tea-loving Brits. So for the next 7 days as the countdown to Christmas begins I’m going to practice my mixology skills and the Christmas Mocktail Bar will be open. Each night I will make a different mocktail, take a snap and share the recipe. Just because I […]

The drinking mirror

I love this idea and think it’s brilliant.  As part of the Scottish Government’s Healthier Scotland: Drink Smarter “Drop A Glass Size” campaign there is an app that you can download called the Drinking Mirror that depicts the serious aging effects that boozing has on our skin and faces. The Drink Smarter campaign page reads: […]