The soft launch of Punky Pig


Have you been missing the Deva kitchen? Yeah, me too. I was gutted when it temporarily closed but when I heard that the Punky Pig boys were going to take it over I kinda immediately forgave everyone for the days without a Deva pizza.     You heard that right folks. The graduates from the Chester uni who launched their…

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Most eclectic small plates on Bold Street


You heard it here first folks – small plates is where it’s at. Okay, you probably have heard that a good few times from a good few people before, but let me reaffirm this to you by way of a little show and tell.     Over the weekend hubby and I were over at Liverpool with our aim firmly…

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5 Sunday roast offers in Hoole


  Sunday is the day of the week when you don’t need to feel guilty about not bothering to cook. And boy, are those in Hoole in luck! Being a Hoolite (or a Hooligan, whichever) means you have the pick of the bunch come Sunday: this little neck of the woods has some pretty dapper deals for dinner. Not only…

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I am not a feminist because


  Spoiler alert; I actually am a feminist. But the reasons I am a feminist are not ones anti-feminists think they are. Allow me to elaborate.   I am not a feminist because I want to destroy the institution of marriage. I like marriage plenty, so much so that I got married myself. I like it so much that I…

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My favourite autumn trend


    You know what I love the most about Autumn? Apart from the pleasant chill in the air, the longer nights, the gold and red colours in nature? Yup, you got it in one: oversized jumpers.   I mean, they hide a multitude of sins, they’re snuggly and warm and… they’re bang on trend at the moment. You do not…

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Is this the best brunch in Glasgow?


Have I ever told you brunch is my favourite meal of the day? That’s because it’s nestled neatly between breakfast (which always seems too early) and lunch (which is too late to start the day with) and because it’s perfectly acceptable, if not even encouraged to have some booze with your grub.     So it’s probably not at all…

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Six Hoole lunchtime deals for under a tenner


“It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn’t use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like ‘What about lunch?’” — Winnie the Pooh   I don’t know about you but when I have an hour for lunch I don’t particularly want to waste it trying to figure out where is good. And I definitely don’t want to…

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8 things to do when it’s cold and miserable outside


  It’s that time of the year, folks! It’s time to dash inside from the pouring rain and to put the heating on. Woolly jumpers and slippers are no longer optional but a necessity to survive. Yeah, you heard me. Autumn has started to creep closer to winter and here in Jolly Old England that means rain, seeing your own…

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