Roots and Fruits, Leeds.

Just a quick post about the lovely Roots and Fruits in Leeds. I’m starting a new job on Monday after a few months of unemployment, and having never worked in an office before, I desperately needed some ‘work’ clothes. So I went to Leeds with my wonderful Mum 🙂Read More »


Tasha’s Birthday.

Last week I visited Ox & Bone in Huddersfield for my friend Tasha’s birthday. Despite the major hype, I wasn’t overly blown away. That said, it’s not an awful spot. The cocktails were quite delightful, but the bill at the end was a bit of a shock for what we’d had. If you’re looking for a decent burger and BBQ joint with a bit of a hip vibe then give it a go, if you’re looking for fine dining with excellent service, maybe give it a miss. None of this matters when you’ve got great pals though does it?!Read More »

Yorkshire Yurts Wedding Fair and Lunch in Ripon

We took a delightful drive to Ripon today…or not so delightful it turns out thanks to the never ending 50mph limits on the M1.

Nevertheless we were in for a treat when we arrived at Yorkshire Yurts’ wedding fair. As you know we’re doing the DIY wedding thing, and as we’re both at our most comfortable with our toes in the grass, we’re going for an outdoor wedding. Yes, I know, I can hear your gasps and exasperated sighs from here. Read More »

Country Baskets

My days at the moment are quite strange. I have recently quit my job. It is very unlike me to throw in the towel with nowhere else to go, but there are only so many times you can handle the dirty underwear of someone you don’t know. The phrase ‘stranger danger’ takes on a whole new meaning when you work in a Laundry.Read More »