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Stand With Manchester

Tuesday 23rd May 2017 Incomprehensible loss and sadness. That’s how I felt when I woke up and read the news headlines that morning. The eyes of the world were upon Manchester. Everyone so shocked and stunned by what they heard.…


The Irish Wedding

Last week we nipped over to Ireland for a couple of days to celebrate a family wedding. Both my Grandparents on my Dad’s side are Irish so we go over and visit as often as we can. We always keep…


Mum’s the Word

So we woke on Sunday after the best night sleep in our marshmallow, cloud of a bed and spent all morning denying any knowledge of hangovers to each other. We padded up to breakfast in our slippers and took in…



I have found my pizza heaven. Okay so we actually first found this place just over a month ago in Sheffield, and after declaring it was the best pizza we’d ever had we couldn’t understand why they didn’t have a…


Wine Not Wednesday’s

If you want good sushi in Manchester then you’re spoilt for choice…that’s if you go into the city centre. If you want good sushi in South Manchester you’re a bit more stuck. There aren’t as many places. However, we have finally…


La Quincetteria

We booked a beautiful restaurant called La Quincaillerie for our last evening. Formally an ironmonger store it was absolutely beautiful. There was a large clock at the end of the restaurant and ornate, wrought iron everywhere. It had an old school,…