Port Lympne Reserve

Port Lympne Reserve

What are your travel plans for this year? Any staycations planned? The past couple of years we have been exploring some amazing places in the UK. As long as the sun is out the UK has some amazing places to venture out to. Over the…

72 hours in Copenhagen

72 hours in Copenhagen

After last year’s festive break in Vienna, I was definitely up for another European Christmas Market break. After searching for flights, we settled for Copenhagen (£35 return from Stansted with Ryan Air). I am also pleased to say the flights ran on time and my second…

Affordable (ish) Eats in Copenhagen

Affordable (ish) Eats in Copenhagen

I was prepared for expensive dinners before we left for Copenhagen. We were there for the Christmas markets a couple of weeks ago and I wanted to share my food experiences for anyone planning a trip over. Was it as pricey? Find out below… Denmark…

Michelin star dining, Leicestershire

Michelin star dining, Leicestershire

Blink and you will drive past this 16thcentury stone house building located in the cute village, Mountsorrel.  Located next to the farmhouse and café owned by Chef John Duffin’s family, Leicestershire’s only Michelin Starred Restaurant, John’s House, is one not to miss. Environment & Service…

The Village, Moseley

The Village, Moseley

A vibrant place to enjoy food and drink, the recently refurbished Village Pub in Moseley is the perfect place to start off the weekend (or have a weekday catch up). Part of a small independent pub and hotel company, The Village Moseley has a relaxing…

Cooking with Schwartz Italian Herbs

Cooking with Schwartz Italian Herbs

Meatballs are so easy to cook and always make a great Italian dish. I love mine herby,  full of flavour & bite-size. Schwartz Italian Herb Seasoning makes this possible. Herby Meatballs Recipe Ingredients:     500g lean mince pork (or turkey) 4 tablespoons Schwartz Italian…

An evening at Meridian Leisure Park

An evening at Meridian Leisure Park

Leicester has a great Leisure scene and you don’t need to travel to the city centre to find parking. It is located just off the motorway and has ample free parking. With many places to eat, a cinema, child play area, fitness centre & ten pin bowling alley, Meridian…

Ibis Styles London, Southwark

Ibis Styles London, Southwark

Ibis Hotels are affordable quality hotels, perfectly located. Ibis Styles are their personalised range of hotels. The hotels are themed according to where the hotel is located, giving them a unique look. The themes also give the hotel a boutique feel. Ibis Styles have been…

Secret Food Tour, London Bridge

Secret Food Tour, London Bridge

Secret Food Tours is run by local people who have passion for food, history and culture. The tours are worldwide and a perfect way to learn about an area and have a great culinary experience. On our weekend away in London, Kev & I went…

Dining in a secret garden, Botanist

Dining in a secret garden, Botanist

This beautiful secret garden restaurant is set in the heart of Coventry. It is somewhere you can enjoy crafted cocktails, deli boards, the famous hanging kebabs and much more. Ambience & Service  The venue is decorated with plants including palm trees, green walls, a lazy…