Cheesy garlic bread starter I love London. I don’t know whether I could live there and deal with the busy-ness everyday but I do love a good London day out. I know that London is full of plenty of different, and probably delicious, restaurants but one little gem that I absolutely adore is Pasta Brown.  My boyfriend and I visited here on a very miserable, rainy day and at the time just jumped into the first restaurant we could find in Covent Garden, we were not disappointed. Luke’s spaghetti polpette We were welcomed by the restaurant owner, who immediately took our…

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A little while ago, my boyfriend and I enjoyed a really wonderful Valentines Day meal at The Navigation Inn in Cosgrove. The service and atmosphere were excellent, every woman in the restaurant was gifted with a red rose from their waiter which really made me smile and the staff were welcoming, friendly and couldn’t do enough for you. I was very impressed, especially as we were visiting on such a busy evening. Luke’s roast pork belly. We both went for Sunday roast dinners – I had roast beef and Luke enjoyed the roasted pork belly. The portions were HUGE and absolutely delicious,…

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 A couple of weeks ago my boyfriend and I spent two nights in the beautiful town of Colchester. We stayed in the Red Lion Hotel on the high street (the oldest hotel in the UK) and had a really wonderful time. When we arrived, after checking in to an amazing four poster bedroom, we went for a wander. Colchester really surprised me; I expected a small village-like town with cute little lanes and an antique-y feel and, whilst these kind of things can be found just off the high street, there is also unique caf├ęs, shops and bars, all of…

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I am currently coming to the end of my first year at university (only four exam-filled weeks left!) and so I thought I would share a few, simple things that I would personally class as having been absolute essentials for the past nine or so months. 1. Photos. The first thing I did when I moved into to my new, university dorm was decorate. Obviously, there isn’t much you can do if you want your security deposit back at the end of the year, so instead the best way that I found to really make my room my own was…

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