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York || Afternoon Tea at Bettys

One of the things I was most excited about when we moved to Yorkshire was having Bettys at our doorstep. Slightly sad, but definitely true. On a scale of 1-10 my love for Bettys is off the charts. I…

Reviews Travel UK

A countryside mini-break || Ox Pasture Hall Hotel

I recently had the joyous opportunity to stay at the Ox Pasture Hall Hotel in Scarborough. Technically, it’s out in the countryside between Scarborough and Hackness. Sam grew up in Scarborough and we were married in Hackness, so it’s…

Lifestyle Reviews

What I’ve been reading recently

We are halfway through March and I’ve now read 26 books so far this year. My Goodreads goal this year is to hit 75 (I fell short of my goal last year) so hopefully I can get there. You…

Asia Restaurants Reviews Travel

Travel || Food in Thailand

When we first started talking about honeymoons, I only had two criteria that I wanted filled from our trip. I wanted to eat a green curry for breakfast and I wanted to chill out on the beach almost everyday.…

Europe Reviews Travel

Travel || Scandic Hotel Berlin

For my one night in Berlin, I stayed at The Scandic Hotel Berlin, located right next to Mendelssohn-Bartholdy-Park station. The location couldn’t have been more perfect. Being right by a station meant that even someone as directionally incompetent as…

Restaurants Reviews

Restaurant Review || The Diner, Shoreditch

Whenever anyone tempts me with the promise of “American food” I’m there. Sure, hamburgers and fries are fairly ubiquitous these days. But combine that with the options of meatloaf, milkshakes, mac ‘n’ cheese and it’s a true American feast.…