Author: A Social Animal

Crisps – Walkers Crisps – which packs on Amazon are the best value for me?

British Crisps found on Amazon - Part 1

As I don’t care for the Ready Salted, any pack that comes with those really doesn’t have a reduced ‘value proposition’ – so I made a table to work out which has the best ‘value for money’ when discounting ready…

Mexican Vacation Shopping List – Making Your Barceló Trip More Fun and Less Expensive

Barcelo Maya Riviera Adults Only All Inclusive

We took a vacation – these are the things we bought before we went, and what we will buy for the next one. Learn from us if you can. Or not, I don’t care.

British Tea + Tea Bags on Amazon – Part 2

British Tea found online

Last updated on December 1st, 2021 at 07:45 amBritish foods on Amazon: Tea + Tea Bags Tea + Tea Bags Found Online at Amazon … Tea; it’s what built the British Empire… or is it?  I’m not sure, but I…

dser Robot Vacuums – so impressive, we bought a second one!

Yes. it’s true – one January 3rd of this year, we dipped our toe into the “Robot Vacuum” pool… but being skeptical about the value and efficacy of such a machine, I wasn’t that keen on spending $400 on a…

Eagerly awaiting Divi v4 WordPress Theme

As I type this, we’re just over 15 days from the newest incarnation of WordPress mega-theme, Divi – in the guise of Divi 4.

It happens to be one my favourite themes for building new client websites. The reason I like is is the incredibly powerful and yet, super-easy to use editor – the Divi Builder. Which is built into the theme of course.

British foods on Amazon – English Sweets, Cadbury, Nestle and more

British Foods: Chocolcate + Sweets from the UK - Cadbury's Nestle Maynards

Last updated on November 26th, 2021 at 09:18 amBritish foods on Amazon: Sweets, Cadbury, Nestle & more! British Cadbury’s Chocolate, Nestle Chocolate and more english sweets found online! A few of your old favourite English Sweets can be found in…

Mr Kipling Cakes & Pies – Cherry Bakewells, Bakewell Slices, Lemon Slices, Mini Battenbergs – British Foods Online!

He makes Exceedingly Good Cakes - Who is he? Mr Kipling of course!

Whether you enjoy your mini-cakes at a picnic, or at an english-tea, or even just with a cup of tea in the afternoon, one of the most obvious choices are Mr Kipling’s Cakes – a country slice or a bramley apple pie are quintessential English tea cakes.

Packet Sauce Mixes – White Sauce, Parsley Sauce, Cheese Sauce Mixes – British Foods Online!

Sauce Mixes - Packet Sauces - White Sauce, Cheese Sauce, Parsley Sauce and More

Last updated on November 26th, 2021 at 09:11 amBritish foods on Amazon: Schartz’s & Colmans Sauce Mixes in packets … Colman’s & Schwartz packet sauces and meal sauces in packets White Sauce, Pepper Sauce, Parsley Sauce, Hollandaise Sauce, Four Cheese…

British foods on Amazon – Home Baking Supplies – UK Flour & Suet

Homebaking Supplies from the UK

Are you a UK Expat who enjoys baking? Do you find your recipes don’t work exactly as you expect them to? Fear not, the UK flour and suet you used back home are available online. McDougalls and Atora can be purchased on Amazon!

HP Sauce vs Daddies Sauce – the great debate rages on!

HP Sauce VS Daddies Favourite Sauce

Do you remember HP Sauce? What about Daddy’s Sauce? It’s properly spelled as Daddies Sauce (don’t ask me why) – but they’re all available from Amazon from single bottles to big catering packs!