Get Ready For New Year’s Eve!

I've had the most fantastic Christmas!!! A holiday filled with family, food and fun - what more could a girl ask for? (Apart from the wonderful handbag my hubby bought me, of course?!!!) But now Christmas is over (boo!), we only have to suffer a few days at work until we can let our hair down and celebrate … Continue reading Get Ready For New Year’s Eve!

Christmas Cheers: Drinks & Cocktails

There can be no doubt, Christmas is on it's way! The party season has begun and my social calendar is already buzzing with lunches, dinners, and more importantly, drinks. Like most, I do enjoy a Christmas tipple!  Even more so since moving to Seattle with my tee-total husband, as I now only tend to "indulge" at Sunday dinner … Continue reading Christmas Cheers: Drinks & Cocktails

Ghoulishly Great Halloween Cocktails

With Halloween being just two weeks away you're probably 'up to your neck' in Halloween planning - finding the perfect Halloween costume, buying 'Trick or Treat' candies, and organising the Halloween party of the century - and what party is complete without signature cocktails? So, being a self-confessed cocktail advocate, I thought it only my duty to share this definitive guide on how to … Continue reading Ghoulishly Great Halloween Cocktails

Football Football Everywhere, Even in My Drink!

When I left the UK I thought I had finally escaped all things football. No more having to endure a whole week of football forecasts on TV, followed by a weekend of matches and then a Sunday evening re-living the 'highlights' all over again. At last, I thought, I never have to hear the word … Continue reading Football Football Everywhere, Even in My Drink!

New York, New York!

I LOVE NEW YORK! The buzz, the people, the skyscrapers and most of all the FOOD! There are so many great places to eat, so for this post I thought I'd share my fave places to take a bite in the 'Big Apple'.   Hillstone - 378 Park Avenue South, NYC I'm not a glamorous girl. I prefer flats to … Continue reading New York, New York!