Open your senses

Last weekend I headed back ‘home’ to Bangor for a long overdue catch up with my best friend and to finally get out for our Christmas dinner, not per-say the traditional Christmas dinner of turkey and stuffing; but as a Christmas present to each other a dinner together for Christmas rather than an unneeded present.Continue reading “Open your senses”

Top 12 – October

So I thought September flew in, well October just whizzed past! I’m a bit late with my October round up, with it now being November, but hey better late then never and yeah I’ve cut it down from my top 15 to my top 10, basically because I’ve barely had any time to do anything.Continue reading “Top 12 – October”

Outdoor weekend

I love a weekend I can get out and about, especially when it’s walks through the forest. It was also a great excuse to snap away with my new phone. I upgraded to the Huawei p20 Pro a couple of weeks ago, but this was my first real time to play with the camera. I’mContinue reading “Outdoor weekend”

Dear Diary

Thursday 6th Sept 2018 Dear Diary Oh boy do I miss home, sounds stupid seeing as I’m sitting down at home in my childhood home and my Mum’s house right now. Summer seems to have just disappeared, I feel like I was barely back down home in Bangor and so much has changed. There areContinue reading “Dear Diary”

Engaged Life – Wedding Prep

Last Wednesday was 1 year since we got engaged and I became a fiancee. It is seriously crazy how quickly this year has flown in and mad that it’s now only 10 months until we get married and I become a Mrs! I thought I’d write this post as an update on our wedding plansContinue reading “Engaged Life – Wedding Prep”

The Guillemot, Bangor

Where is all this mouth watering food from I hear you say? Well for the last day of my week of favourite local businesses (all of which, yes have been food; although this hasn’t all been eaten recently haha) I want to share with you The Guillemot. I don’t think I need to go through withContinue reading “The Guillemot, Bangor”

Starfish Cafe @Cairn Bay Lodge

Not new, but another of my favourite local places to eat as it’s just round the bay from my house, is local business The Starfish at Cairn Bay Lodge. Hands up, I’m bad and didn’t have a picture of the front of the The Starfish at Cairn Bay Lodge so I took this one from their Instagram page.Continue reading “Starfish Cafe @Cairn Bay Lodge”

AVA Bistro, Bangor

Last weekend I spent Saturday out with the girls for my birthday.  We headed to the newly revamped AVA Bistro, in Bangor, Main Street; yup we are still going with the theme of new, local businesses. The AVA Bistro opened it’s doors on 1st March, an extension of The AVA Winebar.  The newly opened Bistro ‘promises to deliver aContinue reading “AVA Bistro, Bangor”

The Yogurt Tree, Bangor

Another new, small local business to hit my little hometown of Bangor is The Yogurt Tree.  They opened back in December and are Bangor’s newest frozen yogurt bar! Located at the end of High Street Plaza, on High Street in Bangor, Co.Down (map) Opening Times Monday – Saturday  11am – 5pm and 6pm – 9pm The YogurtContinue reading “The Yogurt Tree, Bangor”

Creme Bakehouse, Bangor

Over a month since this little place Creme Bakehouse opened in my local town of Bangor, Northern Ireland; and I’m finally getting round to blogging about it.  It has been on my to do list for a while since they opened their doors at the end of February.  I’ve been here a few times bothContinue reading “Creme Bakehouse, Bangor”