Firstly did you know it’s pronounced bar boolie? Me neither until I rang to book Patrick and myself in for a Monday dinner. I’d won a competition with Squaremeals for a three course meal, fizz and sommelier chosen wines! If that isn’t the way to perk up a Monday, I don’t know what would?! The… Continue reading Bar boulud, Knightsbridge
Edinburgh, the capital of Scotland, home to Mary Queen of Scots, still hosting a royal residence and flagged by beautiful rugged Scottish landscape. The waters of firth of forth to the north and Arthur’s seat to the East to name the most notable, but within this densly packed, compact capital, there is lots to see,… Continue reading A mini guide to Edinburgh
I’ll let you in on a little secret, I love tapas. But, this isn’t a Spanish tapas bar like I’ve tried before. This is Peruvian, and as the name suggests, they specialise in ceviche, a Peruvian method of curing fish in tigers milk – fear not, it’s a mix of lime, spices and onions. We… Continue reading Senor Ceviche, Kingly Court
Oh hey date night, where back at it again! When I got a text from Patrick, just after 4pm on a Thursday asking if I’d like to go to dinner, there was only one answer, YES!
I love date night and even after 8 years of being together I believe in a good date night as often as possible, nothing necessarily fancy, just a little different.
The Ritz completely embodies great gatsby era glamour. With great amusement both my brother and mother said “Are you going to blog about the Ritz?!”. The whole reason I blog is to share fun experiences that I’d like to remember and may go some way to answering questions may have about them.
Every trip we take, we like to have one “fancy meal” something we splash out a little more than we normally would, in the thought that we are there already and holidays are about treating yourself to something a little special, plus when we holiday, we walk… a lot, so I think we deserve it.… Continue reading The Gardner’s Cottage, Edinburgh