The French – Manchester

The French – Manchester

It was recently my birthday and to celebrate we went for dinner at The French at the Midland Hotel in Manchester.  It’s a restaurant that I’d been wanting to go to for some time.  Renowned Manchester chef, Adam Reid, has helped to put The French on the map, having previously worked at a number of Michelin-starred,  Simon Radley at The Chester Grosvenor being one of them.    The menu comprises “modern British” dishes that utilise seasonal ingredients.   We opted for the 6-course tasting menu. The chefs were lovely enough to put on a...

Vinpearl Hotel – Hue

Vinpearl Hotel – Hue

One of the main highlights of our trip to Vietnam was visiting Hue.  It's a popular destination in Vietnam because of all of its cultural and historical sights, which kept us busy during our time there.  We stayed at the Vinpearl Hotel and coming back after a long day...

Life Lately #3

Life Lately #3

Happy new year!  I hope everyone’s 2020 got off to a great start.  I finally have a few days off to take a breather - I didn’t take any extra time off over the festive period so it’s all been a bit of a marathon until now.  I always think it’s great to have a bit of...

The French – Manchester

The French – Manchester

It was recently my birthday and to celebrate we went for dinner at The French at the Midland Hotel in Manchester.  It’s a restaurant that I’d been wanting to go to for some time.  Renowned Manchester chef, Adam Reid, has helped to put The French on the map, having...

Prada Double Bag

Prada Double Bag

For some time I had been in the market to find the perfect work bag.  I had several high street totes fail on me after just a few months and so I decided enough was enough.  I was going to invest in a bag that was attractive, good quality and durable.  I happened...