JB had a special birthday in September so we decided to celebrate in style at the Celtic Manor Hotel in Wales after having afternoon tea there earlier this year (a Christmas present).  We booked one of the Celtic Manor competitive package deals which included a light lunch, spa afternoon including 50…

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As some of you know, the town where I live doesn’t have tons going on – there’s only a small number of independent shops which we try to support as often as possible.  If we’re looking to go out for food or drinks we usually find ourselves in Bath. However…one…

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I thought we’d do something a little different today and as party time is here I thought I’d share some really simple gin cocktails with you Gin Slush Puppy There are quite a few different versions of this out there with a quite a long list of ingredients, but I tried to…

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As you probably read, I went to London to meet my brother last week.  Whenever I go to London, I never really know where’s good to eat and ultimately end up in a chain that I’ve heard off before.  So this time round I decided to contact a few fellow bloggers and…

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Adjusting to this nasty cold weather and the alarm clock going off early morning has been a shock to the system in the last week…especially when we’ve spent 10 days in St Lucia.  It was both my first time in the Caribbean and at an all inclusive resort. We stayed at the…

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