REVIEW: PROCAFFEINATE LEAMINGTON SPA

You know me bab, I love a Hidden Gem especially one that is quite valuable. The only problem is when you stumble across one, you just want to keep it to yourself! Procaffeinate in Leamington Spa is that hidden gem. I discovered them early this year wandering around the charity shops, it was pissing it … Continue reading REVIEW: PROCAFFEINATE LEAMINGTON SPA

BAB ABOUT TOWN’S 2021 EPIC CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE TO INDEPENDENT SHOPPING IN AND AROUND BIRMINGHAM

The Midland’s have an impressive list of independents, from competitive fashion brands to quirky giftware stores, and I really want to show them off to you all! It’s been a tough two years for independent’s and this year I have done my best to support as many as I can. So, here is to the … Continue reading BAB ABOUT TOWN’S 2021 EPIC CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE TO INDEPENDENT SHOPPING IN AND AROUND BIRMINGHAM

REVIEW:THE GOLDEN RETRIEVER EXPERIENCE

Cat cafes, Sausage dog pop-ups , Goat yoga and everything animal-related, these attractions are becoming more and more popular over the years. The nation is full of animal lovers and rightly so, animals bring a lot of joy to our lives from waiting for us to get home from work to leaving us presents in … Continue reading REVIEW:THE GOLDEN RETRIEVER EXPERIENCE

BAB ABOUT TOWNS FOODIE GUIDE TO SUTTON COLDFIELD

Many people (outside of Sutton) would scoff at this guide as many are under the influence that Sutton Coldfield has nothing to offer. I would agree there does seem to be more boarded-up businesses than open businesses in the Centre. We can all agree that the City centre is in desperate need to be restored, … Continue reading BAB ABOUT TOWNS FOODIE GUIDE TO SUTTON COLDFIELD

BAB ABOUT TOWNS GUIDE TO CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS IN BIRMINGHAM AND BEYOND

Quite frankly organising Christmas parties can be a merry little pain in the ass from finding numbers to losing the numbers last minute as there is always a last-minute scrooge that dips out of the Christmas party. From having 50 bloody tabs open to searching deep into the Google lagoon of "Christmas parties in Birmingham" … Continue reading BAB ABOUT TOWNS GUIDE TO CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS IN BIRMINGHAM AND BEYOND

REVIEW: GIGGLING SQUID MERE GREEN

As a resident of Sutton Coldfield, I am often frustrated with the lack of Independent's and exciting restaurant chains - no, I am not talking about Nandos and please don't ever mention Nandos to me because I will most likely roll my eyes and scream. Recently there has been a flutter of new openings in … Continue reading REVIEW: GIGGLING SQUID MERE GREEN

TOP 50 HEN PARTY IDEAS IN BIRMINGHAM

Willies, Titties, strippies and Carole Baskin costumes? I have had my fair share of Hen dos in Birmingham. Some sophisticated and some that still give me nightmares to this day but planning a hen do was something that was completely new to me and even more of a nightmare! From people dropping out last minute … Continue reading TOP 50 HEN PARTY IDEAS IN BIRMINGHAM

REVIEW: PULPERIA BIRMINGHAM

There are some dining experiences that will stick with you for a long time and then there are those that you'd rather sleep off and forget. My first meal at Pulperia has been on my mind constantly since I dined there last month. Please note that this experience was gifted, and this is my honest … Continue reading REVIEW: PULPERIA BIRMINGHAM

REVIEW: ESTADO DA INDIA HARBORNE

I don't venture out to Harborne that often as I'm on the other side of Birmingham (Sutton Coldfield) but it has always intrigued me. The amount of independents flooding to Harborne like it's some sort of DisneyWorld for foodies had me a tad jealous the past few months and so I vowed to go there … Continue reading REVIEW: ESTADO DA INDIA HARBORNE

20 THINGS TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS IN THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS IN BIRMINGHAM

We are doing something a little bit different babs, introducing guests posts! I have decided to team up with some of Birmingham’s best bloggers/writers and let them take over the blog. So, let me introduce the talented Small House Big Trips and the lovely bab behind it, KELLY. Kelly documents family days out and things … Continue reading 20 THINGS TO DO WITH YOUR KIDS IN THE SUMMER HOLIDAYS IN BIRMINGHAM