This weekend was spent dodging the rain and keeping it slow and steady. With the first week of term, and the back to school alarm clock, we want this first weekend of September to be really slow paced. After the morning at home, we ventured out to the botanical garden for a wander around the
A short travel photo journal of our weekend in Paris. We fell in love.
I love coffee, who doesn’t? So when Nespresso invited me to celebrate the launch of their first boutique in the South West, well, I jumped at the chance. Partnering with one of my favourite restaurants in Bristol, The Bristol Lido, the evening was a culinary delight, with three courses of heavenly food cooked by Head
This weekend, Dan was away, up in Leeds helping his brother landscape his garden. As hard work as that was/sounds, I still feel my weekend was harder! Yeah yeah, I know, I go away leaving the kids and Dan all the time! I know. This time it was my turn to solo parent, and blimey
Pinkmans Bakery is a newish kid on the bakery/cafe scene here in Bristol. Taking up residence in the former Goldbrick House restaurant on Park Street. The location seems perfect for the lunchtime shoppers and nearby office workers. It was buzzing when we arrived, full of people grabbing a quick sandwich on the go, or sitting
Stationery lovers, listen up. Papersmiths is having a sale! Oh yes. I was there like a shot, feverishly wandering the shelves looking at pretty pencils, brass shapeners and magazines I’ve never heard of before. It is a beautiful space, to while away some time, with my nose pressed into an independent publication or checking out
Sometimes I forget just what a brilliant, vibrant City Bristol is. I travel all over in search of the cool, independent cafe’s to share with you on this blog. And then some days, full of grump and indecision, I stumble across a cafe in my own City. Anna cafe. I’ve been here before, but never
Gosh I am so behind with my travel posts! Let me try to bring you up to speed. Back in September, Dan and I travelled to Malaga, southern Spain for a whirlwind of a weekend getaway. You may remember our fantastic hotel, Barcelo, complete with slide. Well here is a little round up of this