The weather has been stunning recently, and on a friends recommendation I decided to visit Porto, in Bowness-in-Windermere. Easy to find behind the main street, Porto is an Italian which has rave reviews, and rightly so. Situated on a street that honestly smelt delicious this restaurant is a gem. We were lucky enough to sit… Read More Porto Windermere
Holidaying in the UK gets a bad rep but we have some of the best spa facilities in the world. After visiting Formby Hall, we used their excellent facilities in the spa including pool, massages and bento box with a beer. We also ate in their restaurant The Fairway Grill and the food was delicious.… Read More Formby Hall Golf Resort
As a kid I was terrified to even walk past the ghost train. In fact I would make my entire family take the inconvenient route to other rides by walking half way around the park. Cue to now, I absolutely love scares and rides. This is why I couldn’t wait to jump on board the… Read More Alton Towers
A few years ago, somebody tried to break into my flat. They were thankfully unsuccessful but I did get a visit from a policeman later on in the day to take a statement. Said police-person also came into the house and realised I was expecting a child, well, not me personally but you know what… Read More Sleep in your own bed!
Italian food seems to be my achiles heel at the moment. Indulgent, simple and fresh. This is my 2nd visit to Culto, and after hitting up the delicious ravioli last time I wanted to try one of their pizzas after eyeing up the other tables. When you eat at Culto you get seated but you… Read More Early Sunday at Culto
I was recently lucky enough to be invited (albeit as a +1) to Gusto in Cookridge recently by my colleague Jennie who has an amazing blog here. If you flick through my blog you’ll be able to see that I am a foodie, and trying to become a more committed blogger. If you looked at my waistline,… Read More Gusto Cookridge Summer Menu
Guess who’s back!? That’s right, it’s me. Where have I been? Well, I have been mostly addicted to the US office so I’ve been working my way through that. Anyway, fast forwards to 17 June 2018 and I’m in the best shape of my life! (I am not, but that is irrelevant.) I spent my… Read More Father’s Day 2018