• Spring Break At The Castle Hotel, Conwy

    20th June 2018

    Last week I wrote about our trip to Llandudno that we had taken a while back. We had four days away in North Wales and made the most of things. We actually stayed in Conwy, in a lovely hotel I have stayed at three times now.  All the rooms are decorated in their own individual…

    Read more
  • The Head Of Steam, Birmingham

    8th June 2018

    [REVIEW] This week I was invited along to the preview night at The Head Of Steam, a new bar in Temple St, Birmingham that opened yesterday  The Head of Steam are a group of bars owned by Camerons Brewery.  Until recently the bars were mostly situated in the North East and Yorkshire.  The opening of…

    Read more
  • Dinner At The Cottage Loaf, Llandudno

    5th June 2018

    Whilst I was in Llandudno a little while back I went for dinner at the Cottage Loaf pub in Llandudno. I had eaten lunch here before when I had visited Llandudno in Summer 2016 and we had found the pub by sheer fluke down a side street off the high street.  The lunch was delicious…

    Read more
  • Purnell’s Restaurant, Birmingham

    30th May 2018

    Glynn Purnell’s Michelin Starred Restaurant can be found in one of the side streets around the side of Snow Hill Station.  It’s not in the one of the areas in Birmingham where there is a great shoppers foot fall but it is well placed within plenty of offices in the vacinity.  When I arrived I…

    Read more
  • Not Just Bread; 5 Other Foods To Make In A Bread Maker

    25th May 2018

      [AD] Bread makers are such a versatile kitchen gadget as they aren’t just for making bread.  There are many other foods you can use bread makers for.  Bread makers is like two machines in one as they have the ability to mix ingredients together and also to cook them.  When you think of bread…

    Read more
  • Dinner At Grand Cafe, Southampton 

    12th October 2017

    Whilst in Southampton last week I went out for dinner at the Grand Cafe.  The Grand Café is located in a Grade II listed building which was designed by John Norton.  The cafe was originally opened as a hotel in 1872. The decor of the building is stunning with amazing marble and elaborately detailed ironwork.  The main…

    Read more
  • 5 SPOOKTACULAR Halloween Treats

    11th October 2017

    Source [AD] Halloween is fast approaching, and many of us have already been out picking pumpkins and stocking up on sweets for the weekend. Halloween is a fun time of year for everyone, with people enjoying scary movies, dressing up as their favourite monsters and hosting fun parties with gruesome treats. You don’t need a…

    Read more
  • Dinner At The Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh

    25th September 2017

    Earlier this month I went back to Scotland and again spent some time in Edinburgh.  this time it was just a 2 night stay but on the first night I decided to return to The Balmoral Hotel on Princes Street where I had the most amazing afternoon tea in June.  I arrived about 20 minutes…

    Read more
1 2 3 4 5