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Barbecue with Local Yorkshire Produce from Tancred Field Farm

We packed a few treats into our hand luggage this holiday, mainly from our local Yorkshire farmer Tancred Field Farm. And after getting through security without any questions as to why we had several kilograms of meat on us, here’s what we had on the barbecue one night: To start, their fantastic spare ribs: These...
Barbecue with Local Yorkshire Produce from Tancred Field Farm

Cheese Wedding Cake

Cheese Wedding Cakes (or Cheese Towers) are in many ways like a traditional wedding cake, but instead of tiers of fruit/sponge cake, there are several layers of various cheeses. These are a popular alternative to wedding cakes or as an addition for guests who may prefer a cheese board. Or we can even combine them...
Cheese Wedding Cake

Silica – Healthy Skin, Hair & Nails with Qsilica

Free Qsilica Skin + CoQ10 Masque worth £19.95 when you buy any Qsilica product. Available in-store at Millies, while stocks last. Silica is a naturally occurring mineral most often found in sand and quart. It is important for the health of our connective tissue, skin, hair, nails, bones and joint cartilage and plays a key...
Silica – Healthy Skin, Hair & Nails with Qsilica

Free Makeover From Professional Elysambre Make-up Artist

On Friday 16th July we’re teaming up with Elysambre and one of their professional make-up artist to give you a free 30 minute makeover! This is a great opportunity for you to find the colours that suit your skin tone and the correct products for your skin type. Also if you are sensitive to many...
Free Makeover From Professional Elysambre Make-up Artist

Manoli Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Grab a 500ml Costalata bottle, fill it full of Manoli Extra Virgin Olive Oil and then keep the bottle to refill the next time you need some more of this gorgeous extra virgin olive oil. Perfect for dripping, drizzling, gulping and rubbing … apparently! Extra Virgin Olive Oil from the Manoli Estate on the Island...
Manoli Extra Virgin Olive Oil

The Devon Cream Company

Fancy some Luxury Clotted Cream with Brandy to go with your strawberries while watching Wimbledon this summer? We’ve just got a new range of Créme Fraîche, Clotted Cream and Double Devon Cream Butter in from The Devon Cream Company. The Devon Cream Company have been producing their fine range of creams since 1982 (that’s older than...
The Devon Cream Company

New Lunch Menu – Save up to 45%!

We have just launched a new selection of sandwiches at Millies. To celebrate, we are giving you a pound off all of them this week (28th June – 2nd July 2010). Just ask for a sandwich voucher from a member of staff, which can then be redeemed straight away. All sandwiches from our award winning...
New Lunch Menu – Save up to 45%!

Holme Farmed Venison – North Yorkshire

Ever considered trying venison one night instead of the usual chicken or beef? Holme Farmed Venison, in Thorpe Underwood, York, produce the finest quality venison which is farmed to the highest standards.  The deer are reared naturally, grazing on grass pastures, guaranteeing a beautifully flavoured lean and tender red meat. Health benefits include: Low in...
Holme Farmed Venison – North Yorkshire

Instant Youth from Barefoot Botanicals

Instant youth is a bold claim I know, but from the reactions of our customers over the last few months, there is definitely something about this product. It has become one of them “can’t live without” products. So if you’re not quite ready for Botox, call in and sample some of Barefoot Botanicals Instant Youth...
Instant Youth from Barefoot Botanicals

Dishes to Dine for

Mark and Sally at Nova Scotia Farm in Leeds have created a fantastic range of meals for your freezer. Made from supreme quality Yorkshire beef, these environmentally-friendly, minimalist packaged dishes use only the freezer to preserve the food. They are ideal to keep in the freezer for your convenience. We currently have: Supreme Yorkshire Mince...
Dishes to Dine for

Cheese & Fine Food Gift Hamper

It’s always great to see how generous the people of Leeds are, whether it’s a get well present or to congratulate a new mum. This time it was this gorgeous hamper we put together for a lovely customer to give as a gift: It featured: 150g French Brie 150g Smoky Cardinal 150g Raclette Choc Affairs...
Cheese & Fine Food Gift Hamper

Win a Free Makeover with Millies & Elysambre

On Friday 28th May 2010 we’re teaming up with Elysambre and a professional make-up artist to offer free 30 minute makeovers! This is a great opportunity for you to find the colours that suit your skin tone and the correct products for your skin type. Also if you are sensitive to many make-up brands you...
Win a Free Makeover with Millies & Elysambre

Bespoke Beauty Gift Hamper

Below is a hamper we put together for a lady looking for a special gift for a good friend that had just had a baby. It’s one of our Beauty Hampers and features natural and organic cosmetics, plus a few other goodies, including: Barefoot Botanicals Rosa Fina Lifting & Firming Body Lotion (great for for...
Bespoke Beauty Gift Hamper

Dr. Hauschka – Limited-Edition 3 Step Daily Care Programme

Dr. Hauschka have brought out their most popular products in new limited edition sizes. They include the Cleansing Milk and Facial Toner in 30ml and the Rose Day Cream and Quince Day Cream in 12.5ml. These sizes are perfect for new comers to Dr. Hauschka as you can try out the 3-step face care programme...
Dr. Hauschka – Limited-Edition 3 Step Daily Care Programme

700th Follower on Twitter? JASON Natural Shampoo & Conditioner

UPDATE: The winners are Sarah Carling (@SarahCarling / www.seo-chicks.co.uk) and Joe Czucha (@joeczucha). Enjoy! As we approach another follower milestone on Twitter, we’d like to continue our tradition and reward the 700th follower – and the person that refers them to us – with something nice. This time it’s another personal favourite of mine. Ever...
700th Follower on Twitter? JASON Natural Shampoo & Conditioner

Sienna X Natural Spray Tan

We’re extremely pleased to be offering Sienna X spray tans. Sienna X products contain natural active ingredients meaning they are paraben, alcohol and SLS free. Sienna X is associated with high profile TV shows, such as Strictly Come Dancing, Gladiators and How to Look Good Naked, as well as receiving ongoing mentions in glossies, the national/local press...
Sienna X Natural Spray Tan

Organic Pet Food from Lily’s Kitchen

Now there aren’t many products we sell that I don’t bring home to sample. I’m always more than happy to test out our amazing Belgian Chocolate Pudding, Giovanni Hot Chocolate Sugar Scrub, French Roast Coffee and anything else. But I think I’ve found one that I can’t really tell you too much about, well the...
Organic Pet Food from Lily’s Kitchen

Steak Sandwich and Wedges

This is a great, cost effective way of having a nice steak for dinner. Tancred Field Farm in Yorkshire provide us with some fantastic Lincoln Red Sandwich Steaks. These steaks cost £1.56 and £1.17. We made some potato wedges which cost about 30p. We also fried some onions and mushrooms which cost about 30p and...
Steak Sandwich and Wedges

Whey To Go – Solgar

To maintain good health, we must all consume protein because it contains amino acids, which are the building blocks of our bodies. Amino acids fortify and form the many tissues and muscles that make up our bodies. Traditionally, powdered protein supplements have been considered as ‘body building’ sports supplements. However, more and more people are...
Whey To Go – Solgar

600th Follower on Twitter?

UPDATE: The winners are James Holden (@jamesholden / www.jamesholden.net) and The Culture Vultures (@culturevultures / www.theculturevulture.co.uk/blog). Enjoy! It only seems like a month ago that we were handing out Hot Chocolate On a Stick to Katie and Elle in celebration of our 500th follower. But as we approach another follower milestone on Twitter, we’d like...
600th Follower on Twitter?