Have Salmon-else this festive season

This festive feast is Salmon-else… tuck into @lafamigliarana New Salmon & Ricotta fresh tortelloni. Tasting of freshly smoked salmon thanks to the chopped not blitzed centres this is fabulous served with just a drizzle of olive oil; it’s our absolute favourite filled tortelloni because it’s full of flavour, ready in two minutes and simply served with a drizzle of oil that’s all it needs!

Available exclusively in Sainsburys stores nationwide

If you’re feeling extra special and you’re feeling the pressure to impress this Christmas try this creamy lemon and prosecco recipe…

RECIPE

SALMON TORTELLONI WITH PROSECCO & CREAMY LEMON SAUCE 

 

Difficulty level: Easy 

Cooking and preparation time: 15 minutes

Serves 2 

INGREDIENTS

1 pack of La Famiglia Rana Smoked Salmon & Ricotta Tortelloni1 shallot peeled and chopped1 tbsp butter 125 ml Proseccopeel of 1 organic lemon cut into strips2 tbsp lemon juice125 ml crème fraiche chives choppedsalt and pepper 

METHOD

Melt butter in a frying pan over medium-high heat and sauté the shallot for about two minutes until soft and fragrant. Add lemon peel and season with salt and pepper to taste. Add Prosecco and lemon juice, bring to boil and lower heat to medium. Simmer for a couple of minutes, add crème fraiche, stir well and cook for a few more minutes until slightly thickened.

In the meantime, cook the tortelloni for two minutes in a large pot of salted boiling water. Strain delicately with a skimmer and tip them into the pan along with two tbsp of pasta cooking water. Mix delicately,

Divide between two plates, garnish with chives and serve. 

Super tasty… don’t you agree?

Hey you Stunna! Fenty brings the vamp this Halloween…

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Get into the Halloween spirit withFenty Beauty Stunna lip paint in shade uninvited.

The shade is as dark as night and perfect to accompany your ghoulish outfits this halloween… plus perfect for a super goth look or a Vampy lip paired with a smoky nude eye for that alternative Christmas party look!

The lip paint itself is super easy to apply with only one coat needed and dries down to matte texture relatively quickly…

This means I now need to convince the other half to buy me the rainbow of Fenty by Rihanna – Stunna Lip Paint…

A girl can dream!

Shop the full range of shades and the rest of RiRi’s collection at select  Harvey Nichols stores and online, from £19 – Here!

Treat dad to a Ferrari…

Car crazy dad? Get him building his own Ferrari F12 from Meccano It’s a novice build set with a couple of challenging moments making his a fun activity for a rainy day!

Buy yours now – available now at Argos for £29.99

Have fun with nature with InterPlay

🐞🐜 Make Father’s Day fun for little ones with My Living World animal worlds… watch them set up, nurture and learn about some of nature’s smallest creatures together… 🐜🐞

Shop the wide range of fun kits online now with Interplay, and head to our instagram to watch our stories and journey with our kits! 

#nature #gifts #bugs #wildlife #nickbaker #blogger #homesweethome #lifestyleblog #gifts #asof #sprinkleoffreckles #giveaway #followtrain #ends 16.06.18

Capture memories this bank holiday with Polaroid Snaptouch

The best way to remember the best moments is to capture them so they’re stuck in time ready for you to look at and reminisce at any given time.

Polaroid have taken the classic instant print to keep up with our daily lives of phone shots, and enabled their newest product The Polaroid Snaptouch to interact with your phone, so that you can auto print as usual, or save your pictures directly to your phone via bluetooth. This compact device, features so many features including a small selfie mirror to use, plus a nice large touch screen and inkless printing all in great quality for such a small device including Full HD video capability!

More detail below…

ZINK® Zero Ink technology for instantly printing photos

3.5 inch LCD touchscreen

3 color modes – black & white, color, & vintage sepia

Option to print with the Polaroid Classic Border Logo

13mp CMOS sensor

Bluetooth capability

Self timer & selfie mirror

1080p full HD video recording capability

Images & video stored on a micro SD card (up to 128GB)

We road tested this whilst on a rainy trip to Normandy, France, and it works so well, has varying light settings which help on the dreary days, and being able to share between my phone and the camera meant that I could choose my faves to feature on instagram too! Result!

So grab your friends and capture the moments to remember with Polaroid’s Snap touch, Available to buy online and in-store in a range of colours (including white, aqua, red, purple and black) at Argos for £139.99

Marvel fans’ coffee table book essential!

Marvel fans rejoice… Scott Koblish has brought us yet another of his books – illustrating his own death in the most hilarious ways possible… This is the perfect Marvel fan gift, and new coffee table talking point. Filled with ironic and hilarious misfortunes it could also be the gift this June for Father’s Day!

 

Buy yours now from Chronicle Books for £10.99…

a must for any Marvel fans’ coffee table!

Be Totally Cute ♥

Too Faced, the mother of the gorgeous Chocolate Bar palette range (our fave is chocolate BonBons, has just launched this Totally Cute mini Palette, £32, Debenhams.

With a pretty and hands on customisable palette (with two provided sticker sheets covered in hearts, stars, lips, bunnies, chicks, ice creams and much more!) this palette is fun and fabulous and full of highly pigmented colours which You can utilise with the help of the included how to, three looks booklet! We love ‘LUCKY GIRL’ the green look featured above, which makes use of ‘Shooting star’ a nude shimmer, ‘Clover’ a beautiful bright green and ‘Storm Cloud’ a deep ivy green. The colours are powerfully pigmented and you only need a little to go a long way! We do recommend using a setting spray though to prevent any long nights turning you into the incredible hulk though! 

We are sure that with this palette you’ll be heading out looking #TotallyCute in many popping party looks! ♥

BUY THE TOTALLY CUTE PALETTE, £32, DEBENHAMS,HERE

DKNY Introduces…

New Limited Edition Summer Fragrances – Original Women Summer and Original Men Summer

It’s summer in New York City, and the heat is on. Flashes of neon colour and saturated hues pack a bold punch against the electric backdrop of the legendary skyline. Intoxicated by the promise of all that is possible, DKNY lovers return to the fast pace of the concrete jungle for the sleekest new experience to rush the senses.  Take a trip to the pulsing heart of the city with the retro cool and urban chic adventures that are DKNY Original Women and DKNY Original Men.

DKNY Original Women Summer Limited Edition
A sparkling floral fruity fragrance, Original Women Summer is seductively luscious.
Top Notes: Goji Berry, Citrus Sorbet, Peach Bellini
Mid Notes: Pink Water Lily, Violet, Wet Rose
Dry Down: Cashmere Woods, Musk, White Amber

DKNY Original Men Summer Limited Edition                    
Exhilarating and woody, Original Men Summer excites with a downtown cool.
Top Notes: Green Pineapple, Citrus cocktail of Bergamot and Lemon Italy, Aquatic Solar Notes
Mid Notes: Green Violet, Cedarwood Virginia, Vetiver Heart
Dry Down: Modern Amber, Musk, White Patchouli

DKNY Women Limited Edition and DKNY Men Limited Edition are available exclusively from Superdrug from April 6th 2016

DKNY Women Limited Edition, 100ml, £41
DKNY Men Limited Edition, 100ml, £37

Be fun with Dollie Jewellery

Dollie Jewellery is the new fun way to wear silver. Stackable rings and bracelets that just look better the more (and more) you buy. To collect, gift and share, Dollie Jewellery celebrates friendship, fun and fab memories wrapped up in real silver.

With prices that start from just £19, why stop at one? There is a huge range of designs to choose from and each Dollie Jewellery bracelet and ring has its own meaning, from the protection of angel’s wings, to celebrating life, love and friendship though engraved messages and symbols. Dollie Jewellery has something to wear everyday and adorned with meaningful charms that define the wearer’s personality.

For plenty of style inspiration to get the #DollieGirl look, join in the Dollie style chat on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and Pinterest.

Launching through quality jewellers across the UK, Dollie Jewellery will also be available to buy online at dolliejewellery.com from this summer.