Category Archives: Food & Drink

Resolutions Revisited

Back in January I made a list of resolutions, things that I would do in 2011. I thought that it was about time that I took another look at them, sort of as an end of year review! Continue running. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Midsummer House

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Wordless Wednesday – Afternoon tea at Bettys tea room

Harrogate, yesterday. I ate it all.

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Just as I always suspected…

I love a glass of wine: red, white, sparkling or desert (since I was introduced to the delights of ‘sticky wine’ by our waiter at Hotel Tresanton). I am not, however, a connoisseur by any stretch of the imagination. I … Continue reading

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North Norfolk

Having failed spectacularly on my ‘post a week’ challenge for a while, I’m going to make it up by posting a couple of entries about my weekend on the North Norfolk coast. It can’t have escaped anyone’s notice that we’ve had some … Continue reading

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Day off

This week spring really arrived in Cambridge. The sun shone, the temperature rose and the blackbirds that nest in our garden have been digging up the lawn and flower beds looking for worms. At work, the hares have been racing … Continue reading

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Weekend manoeuvres

My ‘post a week’ is late and I’m busy, busy, busy… Normal service will be resumed shortly, but in the meantime here are some links and pictures from my adventures in London last weekend. Brick lane – full of people wearing … Continue reading

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Weekend in Brighton

Last weekend Mr M and I visited my sister and brother in law in Brighton. As always seems to be the case the weather wasn’t fantastic, but we still made the most of the city’s eating and drinking opportunities. First … Continue reading

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River Cottage Canteen

While we were in Bath I was very keen to eat at the River Cottage canteen. I quite enjoy watching the River Cottage programmes on TV, even though Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall seems to be getting more and more upper class by … Continue reading

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Tea at the ritz

Tea at the Ritz with the girls from work, today. The weather was great, unseasonably warm and sunny. Perfect for getting dressed up and heading to London. Being at the Ritz reminded me of the Bellagio in Vegas, all chandeliers … Continue reading

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