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Steak School with Blackhouse, Leeds*

I adore Leeds for plenty of reasons, but one big reason is the food. From amazing brunch spots to incredible concept restaurants, there’s plenty of instagrammable plates to go around. If you know me, you’ll know I like my steak rare (or blue if I know the restaurant) so I couldn’t blooming wait to check out the […]

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Where to eat & drink in Porto, Portugal

When I visit new cities, one of the first things I think about is where we’re going to eat. If you’ve had a nosey at my Porto photo diary, you’ll know I didn’t do my usual obsessive level of planning, and so we arrived at the hotel at 9pm on a Friday with no reservations […]

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Top 5 Brunch spots in Leeds

Brunch is arguably the best meal of the day… wait, what am I talking about? There is no argument, Brunch = bae. It’s trendy AF too (oh hey unlimited brunch) so there are new spots popping up all the time. Which obviously means an excuse to go for brunch approx. 2035638 times a week (as […]

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Pintura Basque Kitchen Summer Menu Launch*

Pintura is one of those restaurants that has always been on my ‘to visit’ list yet I’ve just never got round to it. I’m a huge fan of Cielo Blanco (read my review here), one of six other restaurants owned by the same company. So when I was invited to take Pintura’s  Summer Menu for […]

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A Weekend in Cologne; exploring the food markets

With my passport in one hand and an overstuffed case in the other, I joined the FABulous Lucy from Lucy Loves for an early morning trip to Manchester airport; final destination: Cologne. Arriving at the hotel with a few hours to spare before the Essence Cosmetics event (the reason we were flown out to Germany […]

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Eat, Drink, Disco at Archie’s for Brunch

Eat, Drink, Disco seems to be the mantra at Archie’s, seen as though they have the words lit up as giant marquee letters in the window (not to mention the giant glitter ball inside). It’s located in Granary Wharf (next door to my favourite tapas restaurant which you can check out here). For some reason, the […]

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Lady Betty’s Afternoon Tea

When it comes to afternoon tea, I’d consider myself quite the connoisseur, and by that I mean I blooming love scones and tiny sandwiches! Betty’s is the ultimate northern tearoom (like literally, there is nothing that compares to the hun that is Betty*) that also make incred brunches = perfection much? Oh, and blogger cliche alert […]

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Exploring Brighton and Julien Plumart’s Boutique

This is the final instalment of my Brighton adventures (check out the others here) and I’m sad that it’s over but I can’t wait to tell you all about my Caribbean adventures next! But in the mean time, if there’s one thing I love, it’s sweet stuff, and macarons and ice cream are at the […]

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Sixtyfourdegrees Brighton Review

Well I did a little disappearing act in the middle of my Brighton posts, thanks to exams and the most incredible holiday ever – I can’t wait to tell you about it but till then, check out the highlights on my Instagram The Fashion Fictionary! I’ve certainly missed writing about my adventures so I’m back […]

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Hangover Cures at The New Club, Brighton

Waking up with a hangover after your first night in Brighton is less than ideal. However, when it leads YOU to stumble upon a heavenly brunch venue just around the corner from your hotel, you just about forgive past you. It’s almost enough of an excuse to make future you want to be hungover, just so […]

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