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September 23, 2016

Autumn Vodka Hot Tuddy Cocktail

Now that Autumn is setting in, it’s time for an Autumn Cocktail. One of the things I love about Autumn is that feeling of cosying […]
September 14, 2016

Healthy Lunch Sandwich Filling – Creamy Chicken with a Kick

Finding interesting, high protein lunches can be a big challenge if you’re trying to balance your diet. Especially if you need something that you can […]
September 12, 2016

A Peek Inside the August Gin Explorer Box

Back in July we went to the Gin Festival in Norwich. While we were there, spurred on by a few gins, Mr Chick decided to […]
September 7, 2016

Candy Floss Champagne Cocktail

This Candy Floss Champagne Cocktail barely feels worthy of a recipe. It is so cool, however, that I am going to call it a recipe […]
September 5, 2016

Afternoon Tea with Added Gin at Sprowston Manor

This was the weekend that someone pressed the button marked “Autumn”. A week ago I was still picking my clothing based on what was least […]
August 31, 2016

Celebrating The End of an Era

Yesterday officially marked the end of an era. It was Mr Chicks last day at work. In a perfect example of the universes wonderful timing, […]
August 26, 2016

Norwich Cocktail Week 2016

It’s that time again……. Expect me to spend a lot of time talking about Cocktails over the next 6 weeks or so, because Norwich Cocktail […]
August 19, 2016

Retro Chick Cooks: The Eggy Cheese Sandwich

I don’t do recipes often on here. Not unless they’re for Cocktails anyway. In fact, this may well be only my second recipe post in […]
August 17, 2016

A Spicy Summer with Weight Watchers

Over the last year or so I have massively improved my diet. It’s been a really steep learning curve for me. One of the things […]
August 3, 2016

That Time I Went to Cocktails in the City

I like Cocktails. Had you noticed? I mean, I set up a whole Cocktail Week to give me an excuse to drink them. I don’t claim […]
July 20, 2016

Summer Whisky Collins Cocktail

I’m pretty sure we all know how I feel about cocktails. HINT: I like them a lot. I’m a big fan of cocktails that taste […]
July 13, 2016

Retro Chick and the Gin Festival

So, this weekend I finally went to the Gin Festival. Do you ever feel like you’re always the last person to know things are happening? […]