The girls and I popped over to Longacres today as my hubby absolutely loves the lemon drizzle cake that they have there. It seems nowhere else is comparable so, as I'm away at a conference this weekend (boo...first time away without him and the girls since we met!), I thought I'd buy a few bits to keep the three of them happy whilst I was away.
N's choice was lemon drizzle cake (and a cupcake she couldn't resist) and S chose a Victoria sponge. Both are yummy - well, I had to try a piece of each for quality testing you understand.
I decided to get some meat from Bevans Butchers. I love the idea that they have pre-marinated foods there so I chose some gorgeous looking lamb skewers in a Mediterranean sauce and some fresh chicken goujons for the girls. That's dinner for the 3 of them sorted tomorrow then. I liked how Bevans bag their foods with a little machine that seals around the edge of the 'paper' they use. Not seen that before.
I did resist one thing though. The girls wanted one of those round 'huts' that are outside with the dining set, lights and heater in. With the cheapest being around £5k, I said no to that one (if I hadn't, my bank would have anyway). I also managed to say no to this swing seat...although I do like it and it is a bargain. Perhaps I'll chat to hubby about it after he's had his yummy lamb?