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3 Festive Cocktail Recipes

3 Festive Cocktail Recipes

Tis the season for all things sparkly and extra. Do you agree? I love all the spice especially this time of year. The smell of cinnamon, oranges and sweet cranberries. Here are three Christmas cocktails that will get you in the spirit along with a 

3 Homemade Hot Chocolates

3 Homemade Hot Chocolates

Good hot chocolate is just so comforting. I have learnt the key is good quality chocolate. Yes, the powder mixes are a good quick fix but these are easy and give you the best hot chocolate satisfaction so why not switch it up and make 

Two easy show stopper Diwali Desserts

Two easy show stopper Diwali Desserts

Every meal needs to end with a sweet ending especially over Diwali (well actually then every meal is sweet). Here are a couple of easy desserts you can make at home. Deconstructed Gajar Halwa This dessert is full of textures and just works so well 

Lane 7 Leicester

Lane 7 Leicester

Leicester has a newbie! It is amazing and just what is needed to cheer us all up. Apart from the amazing street food stands & entertainment galore, they have outdoor and indoor seating so it’s perfect for socialising. Their food stands and one of their bars 

4 Night Break in Gibraltar

4 Night Break in Gibraltar

Did you know Gibraltar is the only place in the world where they stop a 4 lane highway (for cars and people) to allow an aircraft to land and take off?It is super amazing to see if you like that sort of stuff. Kev & I 

Gourmet Lunch at Hambleton Hall

Gourmet Lunch at Hambleton Hall

Over the past couple of years, I have learnt you do not always need to pay a fortune to enjoy Michelin Star food. Whilst it is a lovely experience to dine from a taster menu, it can get pricey especially once you add in drinks 

The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

The Grand Hotel, Eastbourne

The Grand Hotel Eastbourne sits on the East Sussex coast and is often referred to as the “Palace of the Sea”. Just over 3 hours from Leicester, we booked this break as soon as we saw the weather forecast for the coming week (mid-September). The 

Snapshot of The Cotswolds

Snapshot of The Cotswolds

The Cotswolds covers a huge area and has so much to offer. As you drive into Cotswolds you will notice the houses change from brick to Cotswolds golden stone making everything so much brighter and prettier. Even the plants look vibrant against this stone backdrop.