Milk Train, Covent Garden

Hungover. Tired. Cold. I woke on Saturday initially feeling worse for wear but after a good glug of water and a teeth brush I felt fresh as a daisy. Good job too because we had plans to go to London to continue a friends birthday celebrations by visiting Milk Train. I’m a sucker for dairy. […]

Afters, Croydon

A while ago I finished work on a hot Sunday and with not spending much time with my partner over the weekend or on weekday evenings we finally got around to going for the waffles and ice cream we intended to go for several months earlier. We opted to go to the one closest to […]

Refreshing Summer Treats

It is summer and from time to time the sunshine decides to pop out from behind the grey clouds. Our spirits are lifted but so are our body temperatures and we feel the need to cool off. Fruit Spiral Lollies – Sainsburys  “Made with real fruit juice” means you can feel all ‘healthy’ whilst trying […]

The Builders Arms (Croydon)

The Builders Arms is a very common name for a pub. There are two in Croydon and there is a another one called The Joiners Arms. They clearly used to aim for specific types of people to share their products with, or more likely, wanted something other than The Cricketers which is also a very […]

Mr Kipling’s Manor House Cake

I normally know what to expect from a cake. If something claims to be light with a bit of fruit I can imagine how I expect it to be. To me it just sounds like a bit of an excuse for putting less fruit in because everybody wants a light fruit cake. We got given […]

When At Wembley

When at Wembley you nearly always need to get something to eat before or after the event. Unless you are loaded with money and like a feeling of dissatisfaction never get something in the ground. I went to Pizza Express at the Designer Outlet and had the best cheesecake in a while.