Food & Drink · Travel

Top Tips for Eating Healthy on Holiday

You’re on holiday for god’s sake. EAT SOME CHIPS. I truly believe that gluten intolerance does not exist in most of Europe. Every meal starts with bread, then is served with bread and ends with bread and cheese. Side dishes are a beige parade of potatoes, rice and chips (I got served all three one… Continue reading Top Tips for Eating Healthy on Holiday

Food & Drink · Travel

York Gin Festival Review & Some Fit Pancakes

There are few moments in life where two words go together as succinctly as ‘Gin Festival’ (close second is ‘free buffet’). On hearing them spout from the mouth of my ol’ uni chum Sophie, I signed myself up on the spot. I imagined gin fountains, musicians playing jaunty tunes on pipes fashioned from bottles of… Continue reading York Gin Festival Review & Some Fit Pancakes

Fashion · Food · Musings · Travel · Uncategorized

What to buy a girl for her birthday

Now, I wouldn’t usually post on a Friday but since this blog is called ‘Grow Up Tomorrow’ and that’s exactly what I’m doing tomorrow, I decided that I would make an exception. Last year, I made a ‘24 things to do in the year of 24’ and I’m very proud to say that I followed… Continue reading What to buy a girl for her birthday

Food & Drink · Travel

2014, A Busy Year in Travel But Where Next?

2014 was a good year for travel. So good that it’s got me feeling haggard with a lack of holidaying. Every evening I find myself on airbnb scouring for a designer apartment in Milan, a cabana in Thailand, a caravan in Skeggy (anything!). I’m going to cheat a little and count my two holidays at… Continue reading 2014, A Busy Year in Travel But Where Next?

Food & Drink · Manchester · Travel

Time Off Well Spent- Rum Bus, Lucha Libre & Bill’s Restaurant Manchester

One year. It has been one whole year since I started working in TV production and sweet lordy jesus, what a year it’s been. I spent an afternoon last week updating my CV and found it funny how the crisp, concise bullet points didn’t quite capture the morning making body bags out of bin liners,… Continue reading Time Off Well Spent- Rum Bus, Lucha Libre & Bill’s Restaurant Manchester