Reviews

Wine on the doorstep: The Grape Club

Wine on the doorstep: The Grape Club

This is how I buy wine; supermarket, what’s on special offer. Avoid Chardonnay. The Mr. hates Chardonnay. That is it. Mostly, the wine is OK….

Almost Christmas

Almost Christmas

Christmas is a mere month away, and Christmas is absolutely about extra indulgences and treats, a slice of luxury. Harrods is utterly synonymous with luxury,…

Review: Dyson DC59

Review: Dyson DC59

Am I right person to review a vacuum cleaner? Vacuuming is pretty low on my list of things that interest me. My mother used to…

Review Campingaz Xcelerate 600SG Stove

Review Campingaz Xcelerate 600SG Stove

The Campingaz Xcelerate 600SG is a glorious, leggy, shiny stove with two capabilities grill or conventional gas flame. Combined with design technology which provides greater…

Day Out: Winchester Science Centre

Day Out: Winchester Science Centre

Possibly, it wasn’t the best idea I’ve ever had to visit an indoor science centre for children on an extremely rainy bank holiday Monday. The…

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Sir Harold Hillier Gardens

Arriving with few expectations, the Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, turned out to be an absolute delight. I love a walk and I’ve come to understand…

Call me

Call me

Sitting on my sofa on the phone, I’m asked to confirm my landline number, despite the that I am holding the landline to my ear,…

Review: Family Hotel in Keswick

Review: Family Hotel in Keswick

This last weekend, we were guests at The Keswick Country House Hotel. A Victorian hotel, which combines an air of history with a modern, welcoming…