As with every year, I took some time off work and dragged my birthday celebrations out for a whole week. It meant I ended up having a lovely time doing all sorts of nice things with my friends and family. I started off with a mother daughter trip to Manchester for the weekend. We stayed … Continue reading What I Did For My Birthday
A couple of weeks ago my friend and I headed to the Woodmans Arms for a catch up over some food on a Saturday night. Situated just out of Whickham, the site had been a pub owned by a chain for many years until it was taken over and transformed into the Woodmans Arms last … Continue reading The Woodmans Arms, Whickham
Recently, my Mam and I used a sunny Saturday to visit Bayberry Hollow in Tanfield, near Stanley. I was very excited to visit and we weren't disappointed.Bayberry Hollow is a café and gift shop that opened quite recently and I've heard lots of good things about it. It's in Tanfield, a tiny little village that's … Continue reading Bayberry Hollow
This week has been a quiet one, we've both been working and doing a few bits around the house, but after last week when we were so busy it's been quite nice to not have as much going on. Saturday was still quiet but it started with Parkrun and ended on a meal out with … Continue reading The Weekly Update 8: Parkrun and Tango Durham
Considering I had a few more days off this week I didn't really do much. We stayed up watching Peaky Blinders every night, had a lie in every morning, went to the gym a lot, but on Wednesday we visited the Riverview Bakery, a little café near us that I've just recently discovered. It's at … Continue reading The Weekly Update 4: Riverview Bakery
This week I turned 22, and before flying off to Budapest for a little break with my boyfriend, I celebrated my birthday with my family at Sweetharts in Blackhill, Consett.