It never surprises me when someone says they don’t like Christmas pudding. I only started loving it a year or two ago, but it is really rich and fruity and for some that’s too much, even with the cream on top! We’re actually having a Christmas pudding and an alternative this year, for those who don’t fancy a bowl of hot fruity pudding with runny cream. So that got me thinking – what would I choose as an alternative this Christmas… It had to be ginger cake. I LOVE a Jamaican ginger cake, especially when it’s warm. The sweet and moist cake, with sultanas running through, and the aromas of cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg coming through in each and every bite. It’s absolutely delicious! Drizzled…

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Alex has to be one of the luckiest football fans. On the Friday before the Euro 2016 finals, he got a message to see if he wanted to take someone’s place in a 24 hour round trip to France and back. For the EURO FINALS! As much as I moaned about yet another month of football – I always quite look forward to the summer break so I can be refreshed for the new season in August…haha – I did think this was an amazing opportunity! So the morning after Wireless Festival, Alex got up super early, like 6am!, and headed to St. Pancras for the Eurostar with his best friend. I kept up with his Snapchat, and got a couple messages throughout the day,…

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