CELIA Craft Czech Lager

Going Gluten Free With CELIA, Craft Czech Lager

For many years I’ve struggled with bloating and symptoms of having an intolerance and only in the last few weeks have I decided to finally take things a little more seriously and address it. I kicked things off by removing lactose from my diet however as this made little difference the next obvious thing to cut out was gluten. 3 […]

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Cream Tea at The Flax & Twine, York

Cream Tea at The Flax & Twine Cafe, York

Yes I’m from Buckinghamshire and yes I am pretty middle class – that can only mean one thing… I am a sucker for a good cream tea! Whilst on a city break in York Sarah and I passed a little shop on the Shambles called The Flax & Twine which was like most of these places in York, a shop on […]

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The Wheatsheaf

Dinner at The Wheatsheaf in Bow Brickhill

Last weekend I was kindly invited to The Wheatsheaf in Bow Brickhill (on the outskirts of Milton Keynes) for dinner. The pub has received a top to bottom makeover and within just 4 short weeks has been transformed into a modern looking bar and grill with a London inspired design. I’ve also managed to source some ‘before’ photos so you […]

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Bubbledogs New Yorker

Lunch at Bubbledogs, Charlotte Street

Recently at work there have been a lot of changes taking place; some people are leaving, some are changing role, some are being promoted and there are some new starters. What better way to celebrate all of this than with a classic team lunch! The destination of choice on this occasion was the rather quirky Bubbledogs, located on Charlotte Street in […]

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Eggs Benedict with Ham at Mannion & Co. Cafe, York

Breakfast at Mannion & Co., York

During my recent weekend break in York I made the most of the food and drink that the city had to offer, particularly with regard to the independent cafes to ensure local businesses were supported. The first place that I visited was Mannion & Co. on Blake Street for breakfast as they claimed to offer a “unique and unrivalled eating experience”. […]

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Dining at Zizzi, The Hub Milton Keynes

Weekends for me are all about relaxing and enjoying the money that I bust my gut to earn 5 days per week. This usually comes in the form of eating out in and around Milton Keynes. This Sunday was no different and so I decided to head to Zizzi Italian restaurant in The Hub, Milton Keynes. This was a pretty […]

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Dining at Aqua, The Hub Milton Keynes

If you’re a follower of my blog you’ll know that I head out for dinner in Milton Keynes fairly often. I like to mix things up a little and so where possible I try to head to new restaurants and pubs to see what I’ve been missing out on all these years. These days it seems like a new restaurant […]

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House of Ho

Vietnamese Dining at The House of Ho, London

I recently experienced my first proper taste of Vietnamese food by heading to The House of Ho restaurant on Percy Street in Fitzrovia, London. Vietnamese food is certainly not something that immediately jumps to mind when family or friends suggest going out for dinner so when I was invited for dinner with my work colleagues it was a great opportunity for me […]

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