Classic sweets of my childhood – bring back retro sweets

Over Christmas I was taken on a trip down memory lane after I received a lovely gift from my Manager at work; a tub of retro sweets. Not only was I impressed by the sheer size and amount of sweets I received but at the knowledge that these sweets were still being made. The tub…

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My Little Drinks Corner: A Work In Progress

My little drinks corner – still a work in progress Ever since I bought my copper wine rack I’ve been keen to create a little drinks corner but because of my recent house move, the whole idea fell by the wayside. Now that the new flat is starting to take shape I’m keen to revive…

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REVIEW: Rio’s Rosso Restaurant – Italian food with a large helping of glamour

Rosso, Manchester You don’t have to look far in Manchester to find a place that’s owned by a footballer. After all Manchester IS football. So when I heard about a restaurant owned by former Manchester United player Rio Ferdinand, I wasn’t sure if I’d just be faced with yet another pretentious eatery. So whilst I…

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REVIEW: Atena Cafe, Wythenshawe – Authentic Greek & Cypriot Cuisine

                          Atena café, Wythenshaw Market, Manchester One Cypriot Creamy Chicken with Rice to take-away I love Greek food. I love it almost as much as I love Italian food so when a guy I work with recommended a great little Greek food stand…

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