Brunch bliss – The Friendly Toast – Boston MA.

At times I wish I didn’t work weekends so that I could brunch a typical brunch, but then I remember that I can brunch on a Wednesday when there’s nobody around without making reservations, and I feel a little better about the situation. This Wednesday in Boston MA was no different, and as my husband…

Ramen Takeya – restaurant week – Chicago Illinois.

Another day in the Windy City was proving to live up to its name as my scarf began to frost from my warm breath whilst waiting for our Uber. Today we where on our way to Ramen Takeya on W Fulton Market street, and after the Uber driver pulled out the wrong way on a…

Shaking it up at the Shake Station in Ellenton, Florida.

Picture this – it’s 1950s in America; the diners are thriving with milkshakes, Rockabilly is strong, and Elvis is blaring out of every sound system on the block. It was the America you see in all the old movies, the America you thought of as a child as soon as you saw that star spangled…

Mango beer and mussels at Zerodegrees brewing. Cardiff.

This week I was introduced to Zerodegrees brewery here in Cardiff and fell in love with their mango beer. We also arrived during their happy hours between 5-7pm where pints are £3. I also tried their honey wheat beer, which was delicious and refreshing. I’d love to spend a warm summer day, sitting with a…