The best and worst of the Boots Glow Range

The Boots Glow Range launched in April 2020 as a capsule skincare routine at an affordable price point – but how good is it? I’ve tried …
View Post

Five things to consider when building a charcuterie board

Picnic, grazing charcuterie boards are set to be a huge trend for 2021 – particularly now that the weather is warmer and up to six people are …
View Post

What to order from Ego at The Hollybush in Stockton Brook

Having not sat down in a restaurant since Eat Out to Help Out, my next meal out needed to be somewhere spectacular to make up …
View Post

Inside April’s Craft Gin Club Box

April’s Craft Gin Club box is packed full of spring themed goodies – just in time for socially distanced picnics! I signed up to the …
View Post

A year in Staffordshire and Cheshire food

When Covid-19 hit the UK last March, restaurants across the country were forced to close their doors and think on their feet. Many launched takeaway …
View Post
Seven Books on my 2021 ‘to be read’ list

Seven Books on my 2021 ‘to be read’ list

I thought I’d read a lot in 2020, whizzing my way through 17 or 18 books in 12 months. But the UK’s third national lockdown hit me hard, and I found myself turning to books…

View Post

Seven Books on my 2021 ‘to be read’ list

I thought I’d read a lot in 2020, whizzing my way through 17 or 18 books in 12 months. But the UK’s third national lockdown hit me hard, and I found myself turning to books…

View Post
Struggle to sleep? Why a weighted blanket changed my life

Struggle to sleep? Why a weighted blanket changed my life

My relationship with sleep was a toxic one. Getting to sleep was a challenge as a result of anxiety. Staying asleep was another story. Waking up, my back would be in absolute agony from a…

View Post

Struggle to sleep? Why a weighted blanket changed my life

My relationship with sleep was a toxic one. Getting to sleep was a challenge as a result of anxiety. Staying asleep was another story. Waking up, my back would be in absolute agony from a…

View Post
The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman – book review

The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman – book review

The only way I can describe The Thursday Murder Club is Ricky Gervais’ Derek meets How To Get Away With Murder. In the debut novel my TV presenter Richard Osman, four pensioners in a peaceful…

View Post

The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman – book review

The only way I can describe The Thursday Murder Club is Ricky Gervais’ Derek meets How To Get Away With Murder. In the debut novel my TV presenter Richard Osman, four pensioners in a peaceful…

View Post
The best and worst of the Boots Glow Range

The best and worst of the Boots Glow Range

The Boots Glow Range launched in April 2020 as a capsule skincare routine at an affordable price point – but how good is it? I’ve tried five of the eight products in the range, all…

View Post
Five things to consider when building a charcuterie board

Five things to consider when building a charcuterie board

Picnic, grazing charcuterie boards are set to be a huge trend for 2021 – particularly now that the weather is warmer and up to six people are able to meet outdoors. Gorgeous boards packed with…

View Post
What to order from Ego at The Hollybush in Stockton Brook

What to order from Ego at The Hollybush in Stockton Brook

Having not sat down in a restaurant since Eat Out to Help Out, my next meal out needed to be somewhere spectacular to make up for lost time. That’s why we chose Ego at The…

View Post
Where I am

Staffordshire, UK

Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 326 other subscribers