Holiday Munchies: The Hayloft, Liskeard, Cornwall

Holiday Munchies: The Hayloft, Liskeard, Cornwall

A bank holiday weekend in Cornwall wouldn’t be complete without a slap up family meal, and on this occasion, my mother-in-law sourced nearby restaurant The Hayloft for us to try, situated a 20 minute drive away from her village in the neighbouring town of Liskeard. First appearances had all the hallmarks of quintessential rural charm; … Continue reading

Holiday Munchies: Castello Restaurant, Frome

Holiday Munchies: Castello Restaurant, Frome

No matter where I am in the country, Italian food seems to call to me; a siren signal that magnetically pulls me towards the nearest cheese-topped pizza, meatball-adorned pasta, or cocoa-covered tiramisu. Even when on a road trip recently for my two year wedding anniversary, I still managed to smuggle in a meal at an … Continue reading

Holiday Munchies: The Ebringham Arms, the Cotswolds

Holiday Munchies: The Ebringham Arms, the Cotswolds

Luxury B&B’s are all the rage at the moment, providing quick getaway escapes for busy city types looking to swap a skyline of office buildings for a sunset of green fields. My husband Dan and I selected The Ebringham Arms in the Cotswolds for our bolthole of choice, as we were instantly drawn to the … Continue reading

Holiday Munchies: Huffkins Café and Tearooms, Stow-on-the-Wold, the Cotswolds

Holiday Munchies: Huffkins Café and Tearooms, Stow-on-the-Wold, the Cotswolds

Brunch is a wonderful thing. It’s that mysterious and magical time of day that is non-existent during the working week, however it rears its head like a mythical unicorn on the weekends or time off to proclaim: “adults, avoid convention and have this random middle meal that shuns both the early start of breakfast and … Continue reading

Holiday Munchies: The Stables, Cheltenham

Holiday Munchies: The Stables, Cheltenham

A wedding anniversary road trip has numerous plus points, and undoubtedly, one of the most taste-tingling benefits is the opportunity to test out local food hot spots that are favoured by both locals and tourists alike. So, when my husband Dan and I found ourselves perusing the shopping haunts of Cheltenham, we thought it would … Continue reading

Eating Around: The Mug House, London Bridge, London

Eating Around: The Mug House, London Bridge, London

Quintessentially British, The Mug House is a pub restaurant within the popular Davy’s chain that smacks of good old fashioned Englishness from centuries ago whilst also being bang up to date with a gourmet menu of classic dishes. Hidden in the domed alcoves of London Bridge, opposite the tourist-trap of the London Dungeons, this hideaway … Continue reading