5 Amazing Restaurants to try this Summer in Northumberland

Northumberland is known for its beautiful sweeping countryside and rolling hills. It’s the perfect destination to visit in the UK this summer. Apart from the stunning landscape Northumberland offers a whole host of activities, perfect for a relaxing break and to get away from it all. Of course, there are many things I could writeContinue reading “5 Amazing Restaurants to try this Summer in Northumberland”

Halloween fun for kids (and adults) in Newcastle upon Tyne

I Thought I’d share my weekend with you, as it was Halloween yesterday, so it only seemed right. We had a very spooky time indeed. My daughter who is three just loves Halloween, almost more than I do. She is fanatical about the Nightmare before Christmas by Tim Burton and knows all the words toContinue reading “Halloween fun for kids (and adults) in Newcastle upon Tyne”

London calling, a City Break

Some thoughts on Arriving… Busy street hustlers and city slick talkers with an adorable cockney charm, everywhere, surrounding me like a thick smog. That’s right, I went to London, on a budget. Was I going to be pickpocketed like my foreboding auntie had warned? It had been that long since my last visit to London,Continue reading “London calling, a City Break”

Dinky Donuts by the Bay

A little trip to Cullercoats beach the other day with my daughter. I thought it was a good idea to take advantage of the beautiful spring like sunshine (albeit it being odd in February) and head to the coast line. Again I am so lucky to have this place practically on my doorstep. If you’reContinue reading “Dinky Donuts by the Bay”

A Beautiful Coastline in Tynemouth

Yesterday I went for a little stroll on Longsands beach in Tynemouth, it was absolutely freezing but beautiful all the same. I thought I’d make it a proper English day out and order some fish and chips. Then I stopped off at a little place on the beach called The View, I’d recommend it ifContinue reading “A Beautiful Coastline in Tynemouth”