Finding the Joy in Life

By most measures, I have a good life. I have a husband I adore, a loving family and wonderful friends. I am self-employed in IT and enjoy my job. Our house is utter chaos but at least it’s ours and, hey, it’s lived in! I have a smile on my face most of the time. ... Read more »

Five Valley Cordials: A Family Review

Recently, I asked my friends “The Mapes” to review Five Valleys Cordials for Kavey Eats. There are seven cordials in the range, made from natural ingredients with no artificial flavours, sweeteners, colourings or preservatives. They are available from Waitrose and Ocado, as well as a number of Gloucestershire retailers. Over to “Daddy Mape”, Mark: When ... Read more »

Favourite Fives for Five Years Blogging

Today is Kavey Eats’ 5th Birthday! Where did the time go? Over 800 posts shared, and I’m still learning, still bubbling with ideas, still enjoying the process and still feeling like a newbie in so many ways. Thank you for visiting, for reading, for commenting and for sharing my content with your friends. I am ... Read more »

Blossoms of Spring

I’m always cheered by the arrival of spring, no more so than when the trees burst into bloom, their boughs heavy with blossom. I often feel inspired to take quick snaps on my phone camera; the quality of the images doesn’t do justice to the beauty but I wanted to share.     April – Home ... Read more »

Farewell to 2012

2012 has been busy for Kavey Eats, with over two hundred posts shared over the last year! Here’s my pick of posts from each month:   January The year started sweetly, with several tasty cookie, cake and dessert recipes. A cracker was the Confit Clementines and Lemon Posset I made for the previous year’s Christmas ... Read more »