Reducing The Stress Of Moving House

If you’ve been following my blog over the past 12 months you’ll know that I’ve undertaken a pretty major project to overhaul the house which included but wasn’t limited to a complete kitchen, bathroom and en-suite re-fit. This wasn’t a decision that was made lightly as I had to weigh […]

Santa Monica Pier

What To Do At Santa Monica Pier

Located in California, Santa Monica really is the stuff that dreams are made of. The incredible weather, the incredible beaches, the laid back lifestyle, it’s hard to find something not to like. Amongst all of this is the iconic Santa Monica pier which sits proudly on the Pacific Coastline offering […]

Central Park Autumn

5 Places To Visit In New York City This Autumn

New York, the city that never sleeps. Still a firm favourite with world travellers this incredible city isn’t going out of fashion anytime soon, retaining its popularity crown for the foreseeable future. It certainly remains at the top of many people’s lists of travel destinations. If you are planning to […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

York Minster

A Weekend Break in York

This weekend was Sarah’s birthday and so I surprised her with a weekend break to York. I’d been to York previously when I was very young and so had some faint memories of the city whereas Sarah had never been so it was shaped up to be something fun for […]