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Roots Collective Vegetable Blends

Roots Collective

I was delighted to try Roots Collective had launched a delicious new range of whole vegetable blends.Roots Collective are great if your are health conscious and want to add more vegetable to your diet, as each blend contains over 80% of vegetables with no added fruit juice great to quench your thirst and hunger.

Roots Collective Vegetable Blends

Roots collective are not just for drinking from the bottle but you can also be used as a sauce just by adding them to your favourite dish or simply heat up as a tasty soup. I'm really looking forward to trying this delicious looking recipe Beetroot Hummus with my Roots Collective Sweet Beets.
Roots Collective Vegetable Blends
Roots Collective Vegetable Blends come in Garden Greens, Carrot Zing, Green Warrior, Sweet Beets, Asian Sling RRP £2.95. For more information check out www.rootscollective.co.uk.


unboxing LEGO Batman

We adored the LEGO Batman Movie (read our thoughts on the movie here), so we more delighted to get our hands on some cool LEGO Batman goodies. Check out the boys Unboxing below,

We are certainly looking forward to building these cool LEGO Batman Sets, here are our thoughts on some of the items we unboxed.

LEGO Batman Watch

Batman LEGO Watch £19.99
I love this as much as the kids and couldn't help but try it on for size,

LEGO Batman Watch  LEGO Batman Watch

it was a perfect fit as it has adjustable LEGO links, but I needed have worried as LEGO Watches also has a selection of adult watches for us big kids.

 Batman Hallmark Birthday Card

Batman Hallmark Birthday Card
If you have a celebration coming up and like us you are a Batman fan, then Hallmark has some cool Batman celebration cards.

 Batman Poster - Always Bet On Black

Batman Poster - Always Bet On Black from Pyramid Shop £3.99
The boys loved this stunning poster it looks super cool in the boy's room and features all of the characters from the movie.

The LEGO Batman Movie Essential Guide  and Batman's Guide to Being Cool

DK Books UK - The LEGO Batman Movie Essential Guide £9.99 & Scholastic - Batman's Guide to Being Cool £8.09
These books are perfect if you want to know more about the characters of the movies as well as some fun and cool interesting facts, whilst we read some of the quotes from the movie we couldn't help but to read  in Batmans deep husky voice.

 LEGO Batman Movie Minifigures

We love these ‘mystery' blind bags as each one contains one of the 20 characters available in the Batman Movie collection. We already have a few minifigures and are looking forward to collecting them all.

 LEGO Batman LED Keyring

LEGO Batman LED Keyring £7.99
I absolutely love this Harley Quinn key chain, all you have to is press the chest plate to switch on the LED lights which then glow under her feet. The LEGO Batman LED keyring come in various LEGO Batman characters from Batman himself, The Joker, Batman Glam Rocker & Batman Kimono Batman.

 LEGO The Joker Balloon Escape

LEGO The Joker Balloon Escape £11.99
This is such a cool set which features both The Joker and Batman characters, we loved building this fun set which sees The Joker at the power plant ready to cause havoc with his explosive action bomb, this also has to be one of our favorite moments of the Batman movie too.

 LEGO The Joker Balloon Escape

We are looking forward to building the LEGO Batmobile and The Scuttler which we will be reviewing soon,

Love Heart Cinnamon Buns

loveheart cinnamon bun

It's valentines day, so if you are looking to make something sweet for your loved one, then why not make these simple love heart cinnamon buns.


pre-packed puff pastry
1 tablespoon of brown sugar
1 tablespoon of white sugar
2 teaspoons of cinnamon

heart shaped cinnamon bun

Roll our the pre packed pasrty into a rectangle shape, sprinkle over the mixed sugar filling, gently roll in the sugar. Then start to roll each end of the pastry into the centre, gently slice into disks, flatten down and pinch the edge to make the heart shaped point. Place on a greased tray and bake in the oven gas mark 6 for 10-15 minutes until golden brown, allow to cool and ice.

heart shaped cinnamon buns

Penclic Mouse D3

Penclic Mouse D3

We were really excited to try Penclic Mouse a sleek design which features the latest technology with ergonomic design. Penclic Mouse is easy to use and is great if you suffer from repetitive strange injury (check out the funny YouTube clip below).

Penclic Mouse

Penclic the D3 Corded mouse from Sweden perfect for both left handed users and right handed users as it operates using  3-buttons and scroll wheel mouse. Penclic Mouse supports are all operating systems including Windows XP or later, Mac OSX. The great thing about the Penclic Mouse is that you don't have to install any extra software as its a USB plug and use device.

For more information check out Penclic Mouse

1 CUP Pancakes

This is the simplest pancake recipe ever, using  1 cup measurements, so no need to get out the weighing scales, simply put all of these ingredients in a bowl and whisk until you have a smooth consistency, cook in a medium sized oiled frying pan.

1 cup of self-raising flour
1 large egg
1 cup of milk.
Yields 4 medium sized pancakes, so double or treble for more.
Filling: I used golden syrup