Deb Sharratt

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Easy homemade kids birthday cakes - recipe and decoration ideas

<b>At this time of year, our family celebrates a lot of birthdays. Over the next few weeks, everyone in our household will celebrate their birthday,</b> …

Holidaying with Hadrian! A staycation at Hadrian’s Holiday Lodges on Hadrian’s Wall in Northumberland (REVIEW)

<b>At the Heart of Hadrian's Wall, Roman Britain comes to life! As well as the Hadrian's Wall Trail, there are amazing Roman Forts such as Vindolanda</b> …

How to make Peanut Butter at home

<b>Peanut butter is so popular in many countries. It’s also very popular with my boys. Peanut butter is a food paste or spread made from ground peanuts.</b> …

A Family Day Out with Lowry, Berwick-Upon-Tweed in the Scottish Borders

<b>The Scottish Borders are just over an hour away from our home, making a family day out to this part of our region, easily achievable for us. The</b> …

20+ Easy Family Friendly Ways to Reduce Food Waste

<b>Did you know that in the UK we throw away over 7 million tonnes of food every year? That’s nearly 20% of what we actually buy going into our bins.</b> …

Food

7 Things To Do This Month - April

Well, April this year started on what was April Fools Day and Easter Sunday, but this month does give us two weeks of school holidays to enjoy, and …

April Fools' Day

Tasting the Lunch Menu at Chaophraya Newcastle (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW***</i><p><b>There is no shortage of places to eat in Newcastle. There are so many different styles of venue to choose from, cuisines and costs. It’s</b> …

Ice Cream

Exploring Barter Books in Alnwick, Northumberland

<b>A few weeks ago we were enjoying a staycation in Northumberland just a few miles from Alnwick so we took a trip to Barter Books as we headed further</b> …

My Boys Club

30 Rhubarb Recipes + How to make Rhubarb Jam<p><b>We’ve been given lots and lots of rhubarb this year. We don’t grow it ourselves as our kitchen garden is</b> …

Family Games Night Playing Quirky & Baffled with Our Tweens (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW***</i><p><b>Friday night is often family games night in our house. I’m a big fan of board games so I’m really pleased that my tweens seem to have my</b> …

A Family Day Out at Space Golf, Newcastle – All You Need To Know (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW***</i><p>Adventure golf has come to Newcastle. In the former Co-op Department Store building on Newgate Street, in Newcastle City Centre, …

Our 8 Favourite North East Coastal Family Walks - worth braving the cold for even in winter and early spring

<b>The Lake District may have taken top honours in the nation's top 100 walking hotspots recently revealed in ITV's 'Britain's Favourite Walks: Top 100'</b> …

A Spanish Lunch Date at Tapas Revolution in Newcastle (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW + AFFILIATE LINKS***</i><p><b>I love tapas food. I always eat too much but I love the concept of sharing and of being able to try new foods without</b> …

7 Things to Do This Month - February

<b>February is only the second month of the year. Still mid-winter it does at least give us Shrove Tuesday, Chinese New Year, Valentines Day and</b> …

The War of the Worlds at Northern Stage (REVIEW)

***REVIEW***<p><b>On Stage 3 at Northern Stage in Newcastle, this week is a vivid new production that relocates H.G. Wells' iconic novel to the North East.</b> …

How to Make Oat Milk & Dairy Free Vegan Milkshakes

<i>***RECIPE***</i><p><b>Are you someone who can’t drink cow’s milk? Or someone who has chosen not to consume cow’s milk and follow a vegan or dairy-free diet? Do</b> …

A Family Staycation in Durham at Radisson Blu Hotel (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW***</i><p><b>Earlier this month we took advantage of the boys' school holidays and stayed mid-week in Durham, to take up an invitation to stay at the</b> …

How to Make Chickpea Hummus – Four Ways

***RECIPE***<p><b>Hummus is one of those foods that yes you can easily buy, it’s available in shops and supermarkets everywhere. But it is also a food that</b> …

Healthy Eating

Family Walks - A Circular Riverside Walk in Durham

<b>Durham isn’t just one of the UK's heritage cities with a maze of medieval streets or the site of the magnificent UNESCO World Heritage Site of Durham</b> …

European Travel

Taking Your Tween to their First Football Match

<b>Football is the nations favourite game. Over 13 million people watch a football match every year in the UK. Even more, watch on TV, and then there</b> …

Eating Out Vegan Style at The Ship Inn, Ouseburn, Newcastle

<b>Ever wondered where you can find vegan food in Newcastle? And eat out as a vegan?</b> <b><br>Eating vegan food whilst out is not always the easiest thing to do.</b> …

Vegan

Dining Out in Hexham, Northumberland (REVIEW)

<b>***REVIEW***</b><p><b>Have you been to Hexham? The picturesque market town in Tynedale is one of Northumberland's most beautiful and historic places. It is</b> …

15 Ways to Re-use Plastic Household Waste

<b>Have you been watching Blue Planet 2? I have found the series both an amazing spectacle and yet so saddening too.</b> <b>All of that plastic floating around</b> …

Blue Planet II

The Hullabaloo in Darlington - Everything You Need To Know

<b>The Hullabaloo opens today in Darlington and is the only specialist children's theatre north of London. I was privileged to work on the PR for this</b> …

Thai Cookery Experiences at Chaophraya Newcastle (REVIEW)

***REVIEW***<p><b>Do you love Thai food? Do you wish you cook a meal to the standard and quality you’d expect to find in a restaurant? Did you know you can</b> …

How to Make Rudolph the Reindeer Gingerbread for Christmas

<i>***RECIPE***</i><p><b>Gingerbread is a popular Christmas treat all over the world. You can even get the wonderful smell of gingerbread from a candle. However</b> …

Family Lunch at Bistrot Pierre in Middlesbrough (REVIEW)

***REVIEW***<p><b>A few weeks ago we headed south to Middlesbrough to experience some new food. And no it wasn’t a Parmo. It was for a family lunch at the</b> …

Tasting the Christmas Menu at River Beat in NewcastleGateshead (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW***</i><p><b>Christmas means a time to eat, drink and be merry. 'Tis the season for indulgence, and Riverbeat on NewcastleGateshead Quayside has upped</b> …

Alice in Wonderland - The Festive Production at Northern Stage (REVIEW)

<i>***REVIEW***</i><p><b>It’s official. The Christmas Countdown has begun in our house. The tree is going up this weekend. We are off to visit Santa for the first</b> …

Creating Family Photo Memories with the Popsa App in Just 2 Minutes (AD)

***COLLABORATIVE POST***<p><b>I regularly make photobooks using my digital photos so when Popsa, a new app that allows you to create photo books in a</b> …