Happy Friday everyone, I hope you’ve all had a wonderful week so far. So yesterday I shared the sweetest Mothers Day table setting – today is all about gorgeous gifts for your incredible Mama! I’ve always found giving gifts to my Mum a little tricky, as I feel that whatever I give it would never be enough to thank her for everything that she’s done! But all Mama’s deserve something beautiful, be it a delicious cup of tea while wearing sparkly slippers or a subscription to endless goodies by the gorgeous Sample Bar (you might remember the incredible Mothers Day parcel I received a little while ago – I can now share what’s inside!!) either way no matter what you give your Mama this Mothers Day, she is going to love it! xo
To say I am a teeny bit excited about today is a little of an understatement. My hubby and I are going to Sydney for six days, he’s going for work, I’m going for sightseeing, shopping and of course catching up with some very lovely ladies while there – the perfect little break! The blog might be a little quiet for the next few days, but I’ll be sharing all of my lovely new Sydney finds on Instagram and Facebook which you’re of course more than welcome to follow. Have a fantastic week everyone, I can’t wait to see and share all wonderful sites Sydney has to offer. x
Oh my, again thank you all so so much for entering sharing and being apart of my 4000 likes giveaway! It was by far the most wonderful feeling to announce the two very lucky winners last night, congratulations I hope enjoy your gorgeous prize packs! So what could be better than celebrating the end of a very lovely giveaway than with a few delicious Baked Cinnamon and Sugar Doughnuts – these bite sizes treats really are so perfect for a yummy afternoon treat! Again thank you all so much for your support, none of this would be possible without you! x
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My goodness, the biggest congratulations to Sarah McRae for winning the the Auckland and Surrounding areas prize & Georgia McCombe for the everywhere else prize!!!! Thank you so very much for everyone who entered, you are all beyond amazing and this prize wouldn’t be possible without your support – thank you! x
Oh my goodness, I’m SO excited about today – it’s the final day of my 4000 likes facebook competition! I have been completely overwhelmed and incredibly honoured by how many people have entered, shared and liked this competition – I’ll never ever be able to thank you all enough and tell you how much you constant support means to me, thank you! So just incase you missed it, below is the full list of lovely prizes up for offer for two very very lucky people. Good luck everyone, I can’t wait to announce the lucky winners tonight at 6pm! xoxo
Today is the final day for this competition, the two lucky winners will announced tonight at 6pm here on Made From Scratch and Facebook – so be sure to keep an eye out! Simply fill out the details below, share, like, tweet or pin the above image (remember to link back to Made From Scratch so that I know you’ve entered) and of course good luck and thank you so so much!!
Auckland and Surrounding Areas Prize Pack for one lucky person
A gorgeous mini love shoot with Coralee & Alex - the gorgeous image above is by them!!
A beautiful floral arrangement by Annie Oxborough
1/2 a dozen delicious cake pops from Cake Pop Kitchen
A oh so pretty $50 voucher towards any service with Kaitlin Chapman Boutique Makeup & Hair (valid after april)
Pamper yourself with Monaco Hand and Body Creme, Minx Nail Art and a St Tropez Spray Tan Voucher from Monaco Nails
A sweet recipe card pack by Made From Scratch
Everywhere Else Prize Pack for one lucky person
A gorgeous bundle of stamps, stickers and notebooks from Yellow Brick Road
A stunning collection of gift tags, sweet notebook and a yearly calendar by Toodles Noodles
A pretty heart sticker collection by We Love Citrus
A beautiful blue and white stripe apron from Chirp
A sweet recipe card pack by Made From Scratch
This morning I had the absolute honour of going onto the Tv One Breakfast program to talk about some simple tricks that you can do for setting a special dinner party with Toni and Tamati. I was and still am completely blown away that I was asked, it was such an amazing morning, I hope my nerves didn’t show through too much! It was then quickly followed by a baking class with a group of the loveliest ladies, where we whipped up some very yummy treats. If you missed the show this morning you can see my interview with Toni and Tamati here, thank you all so much for all your stunning comments and support – you are all so amazing! x