Have a Very Merry Manchester at Bill’s – Christmas Menu Review

Have a Very Merry Manchester at Bill’s – Christmas Menu Review: December 2018

It’s CHRISTMAS…Jingle Bills, Jingle Bills, Jingle Bills Rock, Manchester Bills has a Christmas cracker of a treat for their flock.  Bills Fantastic, fabulous and festive 3 course menu, that includes a welcome drink and nibbles, for only £27.95. Available 20th November – 31st of December 2018.

Bills Manchester Christmas 1aChristmas at Bill’s is charming, cosy with candles and thrown in for free was lots of smiles and super service from the lovely Sasha, Alex and Katie.

The super sensational sparkly Christmas menu started with a Welcome Drink and Nibbles.  Choice of: Glass of Prosecco, Estrella Galicia or a Mocktail Toasted Focaccia (or Sourdough Toast if avoiding gluten) with Hummus and Giant Gordal Olives

Our starter choices included the Chicken, Cranberry and Pancetta Terrine with fig & cranberry chutney and toasted sourdough and the brilliant Beetroot & feta salad with candied beets, pea shoots, mixed seeds and sweet balsamic.

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NOW, I wish you a Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to all the brilliant bloggers, followers and all the amazing brands that I have worked with.

I hope you all receive the most perfect pressies, but more importantly enjoy a lovely day with friends, family, pets.

Merry Christmas for 2017 😊

Melanie xx

Keep the Festive Fabulousness Flowing with Housing Units Boxing Day & January Sales

Keep the Festive Fabulousness Flowing with Housing Units Boxing Day & January Sales: December 2017

Housing Units is one of Manchester’s biggest home department stores, founded in 1947 and has been delivering a range of quality home wares for over 70 years. Pop along to their store or indulge in some online shopping with the added convenience of goods being delivered to your front door.

There is Christmas Eve excitement in the air, but have you finished all your festive shopping?  Fear not as the festivities continue past Christmas, as Santa and his elf’s have been busy stocking the shelf’s and you still have time to bag yourself a bargain in the boxing day and January sales.

Watch the clock, as the countdown has started, it is nearly time to grab yourself a bargain or two or three…in the fabulous Housing Units sales.  This Cath Kidston Trailing Pink wonderful watch in a stunning rose gold case allows you to keep a stylish eye on the time.  Easy to dress up, dress down, a watch occasions.

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Hamper.com Fruit Detox Hamper Review

Hamper.com Fruit Detox Hamper Review: December 2017

Established in Oxfordshire in 1979, the privately-owned Clearwater Hampers gift company, has seen continued growth, with the e-commerce branch of the brand, Hamper.com going live in 1996.  Impressively they have been sending hampers and gifts worldwide for over 35 years! Customer focus is at the heart of the brand, their modern office and warehouse, with state of the art refrigeration units, secure racking and with each hamper being carefully hand packed ensures that the customer receives a perfect presentation and at blogging HQ I received just that with the lovely fruit detox hamper.

Christmas is about food and drink indulgence, but you can still strike a healthy balance.  Gifting a fruit detox hamper is a wonderful way to give the balance, but with a boost of brilliance and an abundance of vitamins.  This luxury hamper comes with a fabulous fresh fruity selection including, mango, avocado, passion fruit, citrus fruits and a lovely lush refreshing raspberry lemonade.  All perfectly presented in this wonderful wooden gorgeous gift basket that makes a lovely addition to any home.

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The Artisan Olive Oil Company Christmas Indulgence Review

The Artisan Olive Oil Company Christmas Indulgence Review: December 2017

The team over at the amazing Artisan olive oil company gave me the Christmas jingles by sending some fab indulgent treats to blogging HQ.  Premium quality artisan ingredients, an exquisite range of first class award-winning products, and their partnership with some of the most experienced producers worldwide gives them the distinct edge.  Elevate your Christmas Festive Feasting with these moreish mouth-watering munchies.

Try some Christmas Morning Indulgence with these fabulous festive sweet stars.  The Fab Chocolate gift box, made in the South of France by Aix & Terra founded by Richard and Marina Alibert, includes three gorgeous gourmet sweet treats including chocolate and chestnut cream, chocolate spread with speculaas and the wonderful white chocolate and Provence almond spread.

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Find Me A Gift Cheesy Christmas Review

Find Me A Gift Cheesy Christmas Review: December 2017

The Find Me A Gift Brand founded by 3 friends in a bedroom has been through its fair shares of ups and downs.  Risks went wrong resulting in 2 of the founders exiting the business, but Adam the current managing director took the bold move to keep calm and carry on.  In 2003 he took a leap of faith decided to run the business full time, open an office and it paid off, as the business has seen continued growth with no signs of slowing down.

Offering innovative, inspirational and unique gifts, the Find Me A Gift brand, based in wonderful Warwickshire, have a huge selection of online gift choices all in one place, so no need to brave the cold, ice and battle the crowds, simply sit back in front of the fire with a cuppa in hand and make gift giving gorgeous and easy with just a few clicks of a button.

As a true cheese lover, no Christmas would be complete without a festive cheese overload.  The perfect pressies pulled up at blogging HQ which allowed me to indulge in all things cheesy.  The gorgeous Godminster Cheese Heart and Chutney party pack, in this pretty presentational gift box, is the perfect way to get the Festive party stared.

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GinFestival.com Tinker Box Cosy nights in Edition Review

GinFestival.com Tinker Box Cosy nights in Edition Review: December 2017

Founded in 2013 by the lovely husband & wife team, Jym and Marie Harris, lovers of all things gin wanted to create events all across the UK where industry experts along with brands and distillers could educate people and provide the opportunity to learn about a range of quality fine gins and of course sample a few.

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