Tag Archives: Manchester

Alan Sugar, move over!

Would you Adam and Eve it? I only went and had another Letter of the Week in the TV Times again. Been trying for ages without success, set myself an intention and achieved two within the first few months of … Continue reading

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Trove Café & Bakery

Last week, hubby and I visited an organic café in Levenshulme, a vibrant and multicultural area of Manchester that appears to be undergoing a period of much-needed regeneration from its impoverished roots. Trove is an intimate space with a minimalist, … Continue reading

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Lovers Take Up Less Space – An Alphabet Guide To The Tube

by Rosemary J.Kind Lovers Take Up Less Space – An Alphabet Guide To The Tube is more than just an amusing look at the London Underground; it is a comprehensive companion to conduct the unfamiliar passenger through every nuance of … Continue reading

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Woman’s Weekly Live!

Tomorrow I’m off to Event City, Manchester, for Woman’s Weekly Live! which promises an array of workshops, demonstrations, and advice on craft, knitting, fiction, cookery, gardening, fashion, and home. The event itself takes place over three days: 12th, 13th and … Continue reading

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Life is like a box of chocolates…

Forrest Gump’s momma told him: ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.’ These words of wisdom quoted from the eponymously named film Forrest Gump do have a ring of truth about them (unless you … Continue reading

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Wash Day Blues

Within the bowels of our home lies an unnatural phenomenon. I don’t know why it has descended upon us, or its purpose within the realms of our household, but it’s been here now for decades and shows no signs of … Continue reading

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