One thing that most people don't know about me is...I'm a self confessed bookworm. When my Mum recommended Lisa Hall's debut novel, Between you and me, I wasn't too sure that the twist/plot would captivate me - how wrong I was! I don't want to give anything away, so I promise that the below contains … Continue reading Between you and me, Lisa Hall
Persian cats are a little demanding when it comes to grooming. If you own a Persian kitten or cat you must be willing to do a minimum of brushing 3-5 times a week. This may not sound very demanding, but once you try and tackle their long head of hair you will realise it's not … Continue reading The new and improved, Tinkerbell
Do you enjoy the rustle of a crisp packet? Do you HATE when after chomping on six crisps you've reached the end of the pack? SLABS promises to give you that lusted rustle and a longer crisp snacking experience. Now I am no crisp connoisseur, however these thick, fried slices of potato have a superior taste. They are … Continue reading Do you like them thick and big?
Every weekday morning, Philip 'silver-fox' Schofield and Holly Willough'booby' grace our TV screens to deliver the much-loved morning TV programme, This Morning. So when I received complimentary This Morning Live tickets, I knew it would be a day my Mum would be thrilled to experience. Here's what my Mum made of the event held at Birmingham's NEC … Continue reading This Morning Live, 2017
Lover of gin? Then London Gin Festival 2017 hits London again this summer at Tobacco Docks and Daisarella.com is giving you the chance to win a pair of tickets... What is it? Whether you’re a gin novice or connoisseur, there’s plenty to try with over 100 gins to sample. Learn about the spirit as you go along, and … Continue reading Win – Tickets to London’s Gin Festival
Whilst visiting Manchester for a booze filled celebration, I thought it wise to up the class and visit the pretty establishment in Spinningfields that is known as Tattu. Tattu is a highly-manicured Chinese restaurant that can also be considered as an 'upmarket' drinking den - perfect for the four of us suffering from tequila hangovers. … Continue reading Tattu, Manchester
Last week I attended The Vintage Cinema Easter experience at Buckinghamshire's Railway Centre, and it was un-bear-leavable! Why am I using a bear reference to describe a cinematic experience? Well we went to watch the British family comedy Paddington directed by Paul King, released in 2014. Buckinghamshire Railway Centre is on the outskirts of the … Continue reading The Vintage Cinema Experience, Buckinghamshire