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Black Swan Hotel – Helmsley

An overnight stay in seventh (course) Heaven

(Images are my own).
When three of my absolute favourite things in life are rolled together into one glorious experience is makes me…

Girl About Yorkshire Hits the Big Screen!

WARNING - contains cheese

Launch of new Yorkshire’s Best Adventures film series : Girl About Yorkshire has proved to be somewhat of a big hit since…

Freaked out by York’s first Freakshake

At No. 88 Walmgate

What’s overloaded, overindulgent over-the-top and over in York? The Freakshake that’s what!

If you are out and about in York and want to…

Shall we push the boat out and have a cocktail?

My five fave cocktails in Leeds and where to find them

The Chocolate Orange Martini – Hotel Chocolat Roast & Conch
A chocoholic’s one for the road

I’m a sucker for a Terrys Chocolate Orange…

Mum’s The Word…

Three last-minute liquid inspired Mother's Day pressie ideas

Never mind actually managed to purchase anything for the leading lady in your life.

Last-minute Louise. Final-hour Phillis. Put-it-off Pauline – these are…

Sundays in God’s Own County

The Great British Roast Dinner


I love nothing more than cracking open a bottle of red wine and knocking it back whilst I rustle up the Sunday…

VARAKAI by Cirque du Soleil

Another spectacular display of the impossible in Leeds

My mother and I had absolutely no idea what the hell was going on half the time last night.

At one point my…