Afternoon Tea Week with Spode

When Spode got in touch recently to team up with them for Afternoon Tea Week, how could I refuse? Renown for great products I was thrilled to say yes. I love a good afternoon tea, endless Earl…

Four Days in Rome

Hello! Buongiorno! I wanted to share with you what we did on our recent child free holiday to Rome, Italy. Before I get into the details of our city break to the Italian capital, I’m…

Coffee shop dreaming

So I’ve decided to open my own coffee shop… Just kidding! But I actually could, my latte art needs work but my equipment is spot on. We’ve been trying the new Nespresso Creatista machine this…

Spring Treats & Recent Discoveries

It’s Spring! Or at least it felt like it today. The sun was shining, the birds were singing, tulips and daffodils were peeping through the ground. I thought I share a few of the things…

Warming Christmas Cocktail

Cranberry, apple, almond and tea: A Hot Punch recipe. Today I’m joining in with the #UKHomeBlogHop organised by the fabulous Kimberley of Swoonworthy. So WELCOME if that is how you’ve found me, especially if you’ve arrived…

Where I’ve been around the web lately

Today I’m rounding up what I’ve been doing in other places on the web. These articles cover two of my favoute subjects; Gin and Bathrooms! You are probably sick to death of me going on and…

6 Great Spots for Free From Food

It’s becoming increasingly common to be affected by food allergies and food intolerance’s. Whether it’s yourself, or a close friend or family member, it seems rife in today’s modern world. There are a few explanations for…

Matcha Me

Recently I was asked to try matcha tea and specifically a 14 matcha challenge. Teapigs sent me a variety of matcha goodies, and as a big green tea fan already I knew I’d be able…

Back to Bills

It is really feeling like Spring now. Last Sunday was a stunning Spring day so we were happy to use our invitation to Bills restaurant in Manchester to try their new menu. We previously visited…