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Reviewed by Ellie - My First Ever Afternoon Tea Hi, I’m Ellie and I’m an afternoon tea virgin. Yep, you read that right, I’ve never had afternoon tea before. A struggling, skint university student - you’re much more likely to find me stuffing my face with cheesy chips...read more
I love that sauce you get at popular high-end chain and Argentinean steak restaurant Gaucho Grill. Nearly as much as I love the overkill of cowhide. The green sauce - hot, lots of parsley and plenty of chillies in it. I slap it liberally all over my rare Ribeye, dunk...read more
1) Ramble to the old lead mines on the Gunnerside Ghyll Walk If you like to hike, then you're in the right place. There's a plethora of walks for all, whether it be a short meander along the river Swale in Gunnerside village, or the 9.5 mile circular hike, starting...read more
An idyllic cottage retreat in The Yorkshire Dales-Sleeps 10 https://youtu.be/TMsAqr4QsNk "Let's hire a cottage in the middle of nowhere for a week". A declaration driven by the idea of getting away from it all. To somewhere in The Yorkshire Dales that...read more
Carlton Towers in North-East Yorkshire Unfortunately I've missed the boat with hot Prince Harry. It looks like Meghan Markle may be about to pip me to the Princess post. My dreams of living a privileged life in a grand house in the country with...read more
My first holiday alone with small children I've always had a lot of respect for my single parent friends. I've always had a lot of respect for my single parent friends. But that respect has been taken to a whole new level of admiration after a week-long...read more
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These were the words hollowed by Otley's bellman (or Town Crier to some) Terry Ford when I ventured into Otley recently. He's been out and about the town in recent weeks as Yorkshire builds up to the mighty Tour de Yorkshire this weekend (29th...
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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.