Nottingham- Carriages

Since Carriages opened, I have eaten there a couple of times, usually for a quick lunch after visiting Newark Sports & Fitness Centre for a few rounds of badminton. Which I suck at. Carriages is a relatively new café and restaurant situated at Newark train station and their interior boasts a steampunk-esque vibe which proudly…

Nottingham – Cafe Coco Tang

How have I not been here before? I can’t believe this exotic oasis is sat in the heart of Nottingham quietly offering a tropical retreat from the hustle and bustle of shoppers and commuters only meters away. Walking down the cobbled street of Byard Lane, you would not believe that this Vietnamese inspired café and…

Sheffield -Forge Bakehouse

Okay, so it’s been a while folks… For those that follow me on Instagram, you are probably very aware that I recently took a trip to Tokyo (sorry for the holiday spam) and on my return, I felt a little feral and bewildered due to the long-haul flight, lack of sleep and jet lag. So,…

Sheffield- Tamper

After reaching out on Instagram for suggestions on “Breakfast in Sheffield” Tamper was on everyone’s list, so this week, I went to try them out. In Sellers Wheel, Tamper is located in a renovated 19th century former silversmiths. Exposed red brick and pipes give Tamper a relaxed vibe that is made more welcoming by the…

Derbyshire – The Pointing Dog and Duck

Me and Chris have been on quite a few walks in Derbyshire now, we spent an entire year last year doing at least one each week and have managed to keep up that trend in 2018. Bakewell has been a starting point for many a hike, especially in the early days. I remember when we…

Derbyshire – The Cavendish

It was time Chris and I ventured further a field for breakfast and try something other than our usual spot (The Devonshire Arms).This week, before heading to the peaks, after spending an entire year driving through it, we decided to try out one of Baslow’s finest restaurants, The Cavendish. Bear in mind that as we…