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Summer 2019: A list of Garden Party accessories

  If you haven’t noticed, but we’re reaching the time of year that calls itself ‘British Summer Time’. Whether the weather reflects it or not is in the lap of the gods, but here at Andrew James, we’re incredibly positive beings and we’re always ready to get ourselves out into the fresh air, whether it is for a Barbecue, Picnic or Garden Party.     For Summer 2019, we’ve already had a look at Barbecue recipes and products, as well as the benefits of going on Picnics, so this blog... Read More

Gluten Free Garden party Menu 06/06/2019

Your Gluten Free Garden Party Menu

  Whisper it, but the weather seems to be – SEEMS to be – getting better and if you’re hosting a garden party in the Summer months, we have a whole host of sumptuous Gluten Free recipes for you and your guests to enjoy. From fresh salads and starters, to mouth-watering mains and delicious desserts, we have everything you need to make your GF garden party a great one.   Gluten Free Prawn Cocktail Recipe This may be more of a Christmas Day staple (this link takes you to our... Read More

andrew james garden blog summer holidays 03/08/2017

Summer Holiday Ideas for Kids: Garden Party

Is the sun shining where you are? Are the kids bored? Let us help. Keeping the kids entertained throughout the summer holidays can be difficult, but with a little planning, you’ll be surprised at what you can achieve!


Feel Good Friday: The health benefits of eating whipped cream

Is whipped cream healthy? This may sound a bit strange, but we’ve dug in and found that, yes. Whipped Cream can have some health benefits… just in time for whipped cream and strawberries (AKA Wimbledon) season.   Whipped cream provides Calcium, making for healthy teeth and bones.   Whipped cream is lower in Lactose and is therefore ideal for those with only a small degree of lactose sensitivity.   Whipped cream provides a healthy source of fat – but, good fat – as it supports a healthy metabolism. Ideal for... Read More

5 reasons to go vegetarian 13/06/2019

5 Reasons to become a Vegetarian

  If you find yourself feeling constantly sluggish and worried about heart disease, it may be a sign that you should switch to a vegetarian lifestyle and diet, so here are some great reasons to go vegetarian… This Summer is also the best time to start, as we have some incredible Vegetarian recipes to try when you’re hosting a Garden Party. If you’re considering switching to a meat-free diet, we have a massive range of easy Vegetarian meals for you to make, including Vegetarian curries, Vegetarian BBQs and Vegetarian Pie... Read More

Electirc Patio Heater 22/11/2018

Are Patio Heaters safe?

If you’re anything like us, you like cosy evenings in, but as the cold nights draw in, your conservatory or patio gets left behind, hibernating for winter. With an electric patio heater, your home is given an added dimension, giving you extra space to entertaining guests over winter. So, whether they are mingling outside for a Christmas Garden Party or inside for a gathering of friends and family, they will be sufficiently warm, as the patio heater radiates warmth to approximately 16 metres. And, with the dark nights creeping in,... Read More

andrew james summer holiday ideas for kids 17/08/2018

Family Fun Ideas

The summer holidays are upon us once again, and so is the yearly struggle of finding things to keep them busy! August is Family Fun Month, and we’re here to fill you to the brim with ideas! Check out all of our ideas below on how you can keep them busy – don’t forget to add your own in the comments!


Summer Desserts Recipes

  After what for a while felt like internal winter, the sun has decided to start (sporadically) shining. Summer means al fresco dining, BBQ’s with friends and a pretty hefty cocktail list! What does every party need, other than a bouncing playlist (Miami by Will Smith is a must-play btw), is a delicious summer dessert!   If there’s savoury, there’s gotta be sweet and we’ve got some easy to prepare simply scrumptious desserts suitable for any occasion from family dinner to a summer soiree!       Nutella Stuffed Brownies... Read More


Watermelon Pineapple Cooler Mocktail Recipe

  If you’re planning a Barbecue or a Summer Soiree, all guests need to be catered for. Not everyone wants, likes or is legally allowed an alcoholic beverage; whether you need to keep the kids happy or you’re the night’s designated driver, there’s no reason why you should miss out on the refreshing fruity taste of a cocktail.   Mocktails are the perfect party piece; they’re just as tasty as the real thing but without the piercing headache the morning after!   The first in our Mocktail series is this spritzy summery delight that combines the... Read More