What’s new

Ella Riley's Sweets sugar mic, handmade sugar mice, hand made toffees, hand made confectionery, Old fashioned sweet shops, meet the producers daisies and pie

Meet the producers: Ella Riley’s Sweets

This week we're talking delicious confectionery with Freya Sykes the granddaughter of Ella Riley purveyor of Riley's Toffee in the 'good old days'. Riley's Toffee is back! Freya Sykes has resurrected the family toffee making business rebranded as … [Read More...]

How to get your house ready for winter, quick homekeeping jobs that'll get your house cosy warm and safe for winter by Daisies and Pie

How to get the house ready for winter

With winter fast approaching now's a good time to think about starting all those little jobs that need doing to get your house ready. Clear out your gutters - remove any leaves or blockages, fix any broken parts and make sure water can drain … [Read More...]

classic italian bruschetta recipe, bruschetta recipe with butternut squash, quick lunch idea, italian recipes for butternut squash, daisies and pie

Squash bruschetta with rocket and blue cheese

A quick lunch of classic Italian bruschetta with an autumn twist. Our Bruschetta is topped with lightly roasted seasonal squash and finished off with blue cheese - a mouthwatering combination. [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:137] A tasty vibrant light … [Read More...]

halloween activities for kids, kids halloween activities, halloween half term fun, halloween crafts for kids, halloween bakes for kids, daisies and pie

Spooktacular Halloween activities for half term

Halloween is just days away and with half term starting Friday here's ten of our favourite spooktacular Halloween crafts and disgustingly good bakes to keep your little ones busy! Mason Jar Lanterns  - these simple but effective spooked up mason … [Read More...]


Really quick pasta sauce with chicken and olives

I've taken full advantage of it being Italian week at Lidl and stocked up on lots of Italian goodies so that I could have a play around with some really inexpensive quick family pasta dishes. First up is this super tasty quick pasta sauce with … [Read More...]

We recommend

For Sale Sign, Getting the house ready to sell, checklist of things to do when selling your home, how to get the house ready for viewers, tips for selling your home quickly, how to stage your home for selling, moving home checklists, Daisies and Pie, daisies & pie

How to get the house ready to sell

  I may have mentioned once or twice that the house is for sale... Leading up to it being for sale was a manic six weeks of 'getting the house ready to sell' preparation. There's so much … [Read More...]

We love