The Laundrette, Newcastle launches new summer menu

'A well-made salad must have a certain uniformity; it should make perfect sense for those ingredients to share a bowl' - Yotam Ottolenghi When it comes to places to eat in Newcastle it's easy to get bogged down with all the choice and wind up down at Unos on the Quayside because it's been there … Continue reading The Laundrette, Newcastle launches new summer menu

Newcastle’s Top Ten Best Kept Secrets

'For some reason, it is always thrilling to spot your home town in the news' - Craig Brown There are many things Newcastle is known for: Grey’s Street, which has been voted one of the best streets in Europe, being a nightlife hotspot and, of course, being home to the mighty Newcastle United. But among … Continue reading Newcastle’s Top Ten Best Kept Secrets

Modelling with Belle Bridal Magazine

‘The outfits come and go but there is a constant that I like about the catwalk model: the snotty expression’ - Arthur Smith Since starting this blog there are many things that I never dreamed would happen; I never thought I would get posted lovely beauty products to try out for free, I never imagined … Continue reading Modelling with Belle Bridal Magazine

Review: Bongos Bingo Newcastle

'Every woman needs a girls' night out'- Genesis Rodriguez I was relatively late to the Bongos Bingo party; I thought it was a slow burner publicity wise and admittedly hadn't really heard much about it. Until me and 9 others bought tickets for Carrie's 30th birthday the other week and turns out everyone I told … Continue reading Review: Bongos Bingo Newcastle

My Year on the Metro: A Review

Since starting the blog I've always been looking for new and interesting things to write about. A lot of the local stuff I've done like the Newcastle upon Tyne walking tour and Ouseburn pub crawl have both done consistently well and I enjoy creating content that people find useful. Back in 2013 someone actually started … Continue reading My Year on the Metro: A Review

Review: The Post Box, Ponteland

'I'm happy to just sit in a cafe and watch people. It's my favorite thing to do, for sure' - Zoe Kravitz Because I spent the best part of my childhood growing up in Holland and Belgium I like to obnoxiously consider myself as 'European' rather than 'British' despite the fact that most of most … Continue reading Review: The Post Box, Ponteland

More Bottomless Prosecco at Newcastle’s No28

'I enjoy a Prosecco. It's bubbly; it's fun' - Danielle Schneider About 18 months ago one my favourite bars in Newcastle started a Bottomless Prosecco offer and the classy ladies (and gents) of the toon rejoiced! Since then the offer has gone from strength to strength with the bar being jam packed almost every Saturday … Continue reading More Bottomless Prosecco at Newcastle’s No28