Bakerdays Christmas Letterbox Cake – Review & Giveaway

I'm a terrible cook. I love the idea of baking somebody something special for their birthday or another special occasion, but I frankly lack the skills! So when Bakerdays offered to do the hard work for me and send me a cake, how could I refuse? Bakerdays is a bakery in Sherwood Forest in Nottinghamshire … Continue reading Bakerdays Christmas Letterbox Cake – Review & Giveaway

Liverpool’s Top Five Hidden Gems – as chosen by a Scouser

I like to think of Liverpool as a second home. My family are from there originally and when I went to university there, I fell in love with the city and the people. https://www.instagram.com/p/5dCsCPP0Np/?taken-by=criddlerr Sam Crawford is a blogger over at The Man Blueprint, he’s written an insider’s guide to Liverpool, I hope you enjoy! … Continue reading Liverpool’s Top Five Hidden Gems – as chosen by a Scouser

The Botanist – Deansgate, Manchester – Review

Last week I was at The Living Room, so I thought it would be fun this week to visit its next door neighbour - The Botanist. Although it is close in proximity, it has a very different vibe. More relaxed, organic (mind the pun) feel, with hanging plants and shabbily-renovated wooden furniture. It's a hipster's dream, serving … Continue reading The Botanist – Deansgate, Manchester – Review