Foodie (and drinkie) Friday

Foodie (and drinkie) Friday

Happy Friday, everyone!

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Do you have any plans for the weekend? I have my nephew’s Christening, so I’ll be heading through to Glasgow again tonight.

How’s the Christmas shopping going?  All done yet? 😮

Recently, I’ve been eating like I’m still preparing for races:

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This is a slight problem because, well, I don’t have any races, and I’ve eased off on my training. Hmmmm.

I’ve also been really enjoying Christmas coffees:

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And, I’ve been enjoying the odd gin. My friend bought ne a bottle of Caorunn for my birthday, and it’s my favourite. If you only ever drink gin with tonic, you should try a Caorunn with elderflower cordial and ginger syrup. A-ma-zing.

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Last weekend, we popped into the new Waitrose store in Helensburgh, and I was very tempted impressed with their selection:

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It was difficult to walk away without adding any of these to my basket!

Do you plan to treat yourself to anything this weekend?

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15 thoughts on “Foodie (and drinkie) Friday

    1. I’ve been roped into helping my sister finish her bridesmaid outfit for my brothers wedding, so no tinsel dash for me 😦 I’d much rather run than shop! Can’t wait to hear all about it 🙂

  1. What is elderflower cordial and ginger syrup? Now who just has that sitting around? I’d like to try it though! I love a good gin and tonic….especially when it hot outside:)

    1. Lol! I used Starbucks syrup and elderflower cordial is pretty widely available here- I forget about differences like that sometimes- things you guys have that we don’t and vice versa!

  2. Enjoy the Christening!

    I am rubbish on my Christmas organisation this year – completely behind! I’m just waiting for pay day now before I can really start making progress.

    I’ve only recently started drinking gin – I was introduced to it when we made Tom Collins cocktails at my hen party.

    Happy weekend!!

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