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Christmas Posting Dates 2022

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Christmas Posting Dates 2022

CHRISTMAS POSTING DATES 2022 If you are wanting your order for Christmas here are the recommended last posting dates. Please note that due to Royal Mail strikes some of these are earlier than normal and I cannot guarantee any delivery times. I will try my best to post your orders as quickly as possible but if you are concerned please do get in touch. Australia & New Zealand 1st Dec Africa, Asia, South America, Far & Middle East 5th Dec Cyprus & Malta 6th Dec Eastern Europe, Greece & Turkey 8th Dec USA, Canada, Czech Rep, Finland, Sweden & Poland  9th Dec...

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Short Autumn Break

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Short Autumn Break

I am taking a short break to recover fully from Covid. No orders will be posted until Monday October 17th 2022. I will still be answering emails so feel free to get in touch if you need me. Best wishes for now, Sandy xx

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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 1926-2022

Time to finally put your feet up Ma’am, you have more than done your duty. Rest in peace my Queen. Sandy 🖤

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Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday

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Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday

Here in the UK we are celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee from June 2nd-June 5th 2022. It is also my Husband’s 50th birthday so I will be away until Tuesday June 7th. Any orders placed from Wednesday June 1st will be posted a week later on Wednesday June 8th. Fingers crossed for lovely weather so everyone can enjoy their street parties.  Best wishes, Sandy xx

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Hello Old Bean!

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Hello Old Bean!

The humble bean .... from broad beans, to baked beans, from edamame to kidney beans. They come in all different sizes and colours but what made them lucky? Imagine 500 or 600 years ago you are walking along a beach and find a strange nut like object you have never seen before. Unbeknown to you, you have just found a sea bean. It could have drifted for weeks or months and travelled hundreds, perhaps thousands, of miles from an exotic land.    Sea beans were seeds from giant pods found in the Caribbean and North & South America. They drifted...

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