Checking out the new Turtle Bay in Sheffield So I was lucky enough to be invited to the launch night of Turtle Bay in Sheffield. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to go, (I know, gutting!) so they invited me and a friend in for a meal on the house instead. Read on to discover my thoughts … Continue reading Turtle Bay Sheffield: a review
My Italian Afternoon tea So for my best friend's birthday, I booked an Italian Afternoon Tea for two at our local Alforno, as a special birthday surprise. I personally haven't actually been to Alforno before, but my friend Cathryn has, as the Ingley Barwick restaurant is basically opposite her house! But I didn't want your … Continue reading Alforno’s Italian Afternoon tea: A review
Are you ready for some more Easter indulgence? I'd like to start by saying Happy Easter everyone! So whether it's dairy-free, protein or milk chocolate, I hope you're all tucking into your chocolate by now! But if you're ready for even more indulgence, (of course you are, it's Easter!) read on to discover how to … Continue reading My Hot Cross Buns with a twist
Follow Japanese tradition and give your man (or yourself) these manly chocolates! So on Valentine’s Day in Japan, it's tradition for women to give the men chocolates, rather than the other way around. But it’s not only their partners who get gifts, chocolates are giving to male friends, colleagues and relatives too! Equality aside, I … Continue reading Discover how to make ‘manly’ truffles this Valentine’s Day
This is probably going to sound really sad, but my favourite thing about Christmas is the Christmas coffees. Early November each year, I start getting busy practically buying shares in Costa and Starbucks. But now I've finally put my 'hobby' to good use and ranked each Christmas coffee for taste. Read on to see the … Continue reading A ranking of all the Christmas coffees
So this week I got the amazing opportunity to pop into the Botanist in Sheffield, to sample hoptails. But what actually is a hoptail? Well as you can probably guess, a hoptail is any cocktail containing lager. But as the world's biggest strawberry daiquiri fan, anything containing larger would normally have me running for the … Continue reading Lager in a cocktail?
So I was super excited this week to receive a Cheese Postie through the door! If you've never heard of this brand, they basically send you a variety of cheese toasties straight to your door. Think Graze, but a little bit naughtier! The concept is pretty similar to Graze, with options for taste preference, how often … Continue reading Cheese Postie: A Review
I was lucky enough this week to be invited to Morton Park, a restaurant part of the Beefeater chain in Darlington, Country Durham. My friend is a vegetarian, and didn't actually look at the menu online before we arrived. So we didn't really know what to expect when we got there... It's been a while now since I've visited … Continue reading My visit to a Beefeater with a vegetarian