BAB ABOUT TOWNS FOODIE GUIDE FOR VALENTINES DAY AT HOME

It's that time again Babs, V-DAY is coming. Many businesses have already been promoting their Valentines day meals, gifts and hampers, and I thought it would be a great idea to feature some amazing independents and their Valentines day offers. As we cant celebrate outside our homes, don't just give up on celebrating! This guide … Continue reading BAB ABOUT TOWNS FOODIE GUIDE FOR VALENTINES DAY AT HOME

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

Can you believe it's that time again? Where everyone is rushing around like headless chickens carrying 50 Primark bags, middle-aged women are crying out George Micheal's Last Christmas and everyone is sodding off their diets?! URM…CORRECTION! Everyone is rushing round in masks carrying 50 Primark bags, middle-aged women screaming out George Micheal's Last Christmas from … Continue reading BAB ABOUT TOWN’S EPIC CHRISTMAS GUIDE TO INDEPENDENT SHOPPING IN AND AROUND BIRMINGHAM

BIRMINGHAM’S INDEPENDENT AUTUMN GIFT GUIDE

Given the current climate and the massive impact the virus has had on small businesses not just in Birmingham, but across the whole world, I have been doing my best to shop independently in my city. Birmingham has an impressive list of independents, from competitive fashion brands to quirky giftware stores, so I have put … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM’S INDEPENDENT AUTUMN GIFT GUIDE

THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE BIRMINGHAM: AFTER LOCKDOWN ONE

The last couple of months have been challenging, from no rules to rules, restrictions, and penalties. I have been dreaming about this day for a long while since the start of lockdown I would kick myself daily the number of times I would wake up in the morning and moan about going into Birmingham for … Continue reading THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE BIRMINGHAM: AFTER LOCKDOWN ONE

NORTH OF BIRMINGHAM: YOUR FOOD, DRINK and SELF CARE GUIDE TO SELF-ISOLATING

From waiting in virtual online queues for two hours to waiting in queue's outside our local supermarkets just to grab a loaf of bread, it seems we have encountered a strange new reality that we now call “normal” in 2020. We all have been affected in many ways with the outbreak of COVID-19 and when … Continue reading NORTH OF BIRMINGHAM: YOUR FOOD, DRINK and SELF CARE GUIDE TO SELF-ISOLATING