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Today is Day 50. Not quite 50 days without absolutely any alcohol, but 50 days since I made the decision to change my relationship with the poison. My best friend Adele's wedding on 2nd June, 32 days after my last alcoholic drink, was always going to be a big bone...read more
Now THIS is a great gift for the man in your life. If you want to be flavour of the month this Sunday (it's Father's Day!) or any other day for that matter, can I suggest that you jump online and book the man in your life onto a...read more
Don't be fooled by the words 'retirement' and 'home'. If Four Seasons did retirement homes this would be it. It's every bit 5 star hotel complete with swimming pool, gym, library, acres of beautifully manicured gardens overlooking the breath-taking Yorkshire...read more
I'm sat in my kitchen enjoying a well-deserved cup of Yorkshire tea - observing my very clean kitchen-diner. I've spent the last two hours wiping the chocolate fingerprints of four year olds off the glass of my rather large French windows. I've removed crushed up...read more
Rudding Park - In A League of its Own Take my virtual tour of Rudding Park’s Award-Winning Spa January - after a lingering...read more
In October I completed Sober October. In November I completed Bender November. Sober October resulted in the most pissed-up November on record - I basically just postponed all my social activities in October and moved them to November. Christmas came and went...read more
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The Ultimate Girly Night Away When the female bartender at an elegant country boutique hotel in a picture-perfect North Yorkshire village whips up a Slingsby & Fever Tree, an Espresso Martini and a French 75 that Dale DeGroff would be proud of, you know you're in...
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Girl About Yorkshire is a personal blog written by me – Lyndsey Thomas – a thirty-something Yorkshire-born, haphazard mum of two. I blog candidly about life with a focus on my love of food, fun, family and life in Yorkshire.