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

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

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

REVIEW: ALOFT EASTSIDE BIRMINGHAM

A new vibrant boutique hotel has opened up in Birmingham and it’s rather fabulous babs. Introducing Aloft Birmingham Eastside hotel brought to by the Marriott brand, located on the Eastside just by Millennium Point in the business district of Birmingham and offering the best of what Birmingham has to offer from just a short walk … Continue reading REVIEW: ALOFT EASTSIDE BIRMINGHAM

BOTTOMLESS AT GREENS SOLIHULL

Green’s is a chic cocktail bar based in Mell Square Centre in Solihull. They have just launched their new ‘Bottomless’ experience and I was kindly invited to be one of the first to try it out. Now I am partial to a boozy brunch  but there is so much more to this experience then just … Continue reading BOTTOMLESS AT GREENS SOLIHULL

REVIEW: ROSA’S THAI CAFE BIRMINGHAM

ANOTHER ONE. Rosa’s Thai Cafe is yet another London restaurant crossing over to the North and opening in Birmingham, we are the second city after all and causing quite a stir on the culinary scene. Rosa's was founded by Chef Saiphin and serves up ‘award-winning authentic Thai food that is bold on flavour’. I adore … Continue reading REVIEW: ROSA’S THAI CAFE BIRMINGHAM