London Living with an Alternative Twist!






New Look’s Perfect Night In.

The lovely team over at New Look sent me a divine kit for the perfect night in.  It included all of these delights: And my perfect night in was held in our holiday apartment in Windsor, stunning aye!? And I wore the awesome onesie they sent to me from New Look! I drunk my tea, and I even shared a tea bag with my partner in…

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Michael Wan’s Mandarin, Blackpool.

After having many burgers and pizzas we thought it was time to spice things a bit so we headed to Michael Wan’s Mandarin.  We did book in advance as this was the 4th best restaurant in Blackpool listed on Trip Advisor and they stated it gets super busy! Being a two minute walk from the hotel made it even better! We opted for the sharing starter,…

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Christmas at Hobbycraft.

Being on a spending ban in November isn’t the best of things but Hobbycraft being a DIY haven making your own Christmas decorations kits are a given, and have certainly made decorating my home for Christmas a hell of a lot cheaper than usual. And yes, they are one three for two so it makes Christmas even cheaper! I’ve picked my favourite three items, and have…

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Ambrosini’s, Blackpool.

After hunting around Trip Advisor for places to eat in Blackpool Ambrosini’s had to be tried.  With rave reviews like ‘Who would have thought such a gem exists. The service is bar none. The staff are friendly and genuinely nice. I had the pleasure of enjoying a meal there last night with my husband and a friend and we all enjoyed. The food seems too…

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Lasan, Birmingham.

WOW. Lasan was incredible, no wonder it won both Gordon Ramsay’s F Word and BBC’s Great British Menu.  THe food was Indian with a twist!  It’s not your stodgy curries that leave you regretting your dinner choice for days, it’s classy! For starter we went with the sharing platter to try a little of everything which included lamp chops, chicken and even salmon. My main course was…

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The Bulls Head, Alton.

A short drive away from our B&B in Alton we found The Bulls Head Inn, and we loved it!  We were craving a proper home cooked meal and that is certainly what we got. I opted for the special of steak and ale pic with chips and gravy, which was amazing! I cleared my plate and it made me realise I need chips and gravy…

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Food Glorious Food!

Having got through the blog posts about where we stayed on our two weeks road trip, I give you the best bits.. the food!  There will be a series of posts of where we ate, and where you need to booking!  Here’s a little insight..…

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Zoe’s Christmas Wishlist

Zoe is back once again with one of her awesome wish lists… So since turning 25 you would’ve thought Christmas lists to Santa were a distant memory of mine and that now is the time when you get given envelopes of money (of course they’re always appreciated) because they ‘didn’t know what you wanted’ … well they are a very distant memory apart from my…

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I'm Squibb Vicious, better known as Haydy!
Happiest with a craft beer in hand, eating til my heart is content or exploring somewhere new.
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