Kingsway Hotel ~ Lunch ~Food ~Cleethorpes ~Lincolnshire

View from Hotel Dining Room Window

I adore eating out and obviously due to the pandemic this has not happened since October last year!! Seven months without sitting down in a restaurant is unbelievable, however stepping back into the Kingsway Hotel, Cleethorpes I soon got back into the swing of things. I have blogged before in 2017 Review of Dinner at… Continue reading Kingsway Hotel ~ Lunch ~Food ~Cleethorpes ~Lincolnshire

Afternoon Tea At Uncle Henry’s ~Review ~Food~Visit

Pirate Mick and I were lucky enough to be given an afternoon tea voucher for ‘Uncle Henry’s’ farm shop and cafe, in Gainsborough, for Christmas. Due to the year we have had with the lock down August was the first chance we have had to use it. I have visited many times before and have… Continue reading Afternoon Tea At Uncle Henry’s ~Review ~Food~Visit

Hidden Gems In The UK ~Pirate Ship ~ Cleethorpes Beach ~Visit ~Information

Living on the Lincolnshire coast I had recently heard about ‘The Pirate Ship’ of Cleethorpes. Apparently there is a bench on ‘Buck Beck’ that people have turned it into a place to bring along items and leave them there to add to the collection. This has been named locally as ‘The Pirate Ship’. It has… Continue reading Hidden Gems In The UK ~Pirate Ship ~ Cleethorpes Beach ~Visit ~Information

Sunday Lunch at ‘The Curious Cat’ ~ Food ~ Cocktails ~EatingOut

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How are we all doing? Hope everything is going well for you at the moment.  Everything just seems a little strange and it is difficult trying to get into ‘The New Normal’ that the government is trying to sell us.  I so do not want to get used to the new normal I want my… Continue reading Sunday Lunch at ‘The Curious Cat’ ~ Food ~ Cocktails ~EatingOut

The Empire Theatre Tour Cleethorpes ~Entertainment ~History

A visit behind the scenes and even the walls, of the old Empire Theatre in Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire. So I was delighted to here that the Heritage Open Days were allowing guided tours of the old theatre building.  In the eighties it was converted into an amusement arcade and now has incorporated a laser… Continue reading The Empire Theatre Tour Cleethorpes ~Entertainment ~History

Pirate Afternoon Tea Before Lockdown At The Counting House, Cleethorpes ~Food ~Review

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Following on from my last post on the guide dogs afternoon tea world record attempt Guide Dogs reminded me that I never posted about the afternoon tea we had just a few days before lockdown. It was Pirate Mick’s birthday the week before lockdown. Pirate Mick gained his moniker from always wearing a bandana instead… Continue reading Pirate Afternoon Tea Before Lockdown At The Counting House, Cleethorpes ~Food ~Review

When It Rains Look For Rainbows🌈! ~Helplines ~Feelings ~Covid19

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Hi darlings! Well, what a situation we seemed to have found ourselves in! Writing this I am looking out of my study window, the sun streaming through, making the pond in the front shimmer invitingly.  The daffodils, tulips and blossom are filling the picture in front of me in colour and the birds are singing… Continue reading When It Rains Look For Rainbows🌈! ~Helplines ~Feelings ~Covid19

Let Us Have A Sparkling Christmas!!! ~Shopping ~ Review

One of my guilty pleasures is going around the different garden centres in my local area and looking at the displays of Christmas decorations.  I thought I would do some posts on my personal favourites. Pennells Garden Centre in Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, is one and luckily only a few minutes in the car away… Continue reading Let Us Have A Sparkling Christmas!!! ~Shopping ~ Review

The Steel Rooms, Brigg ~ Lincolnshire~Review ~ PlacesToVisit

In the small market town of   Brigg in Lincolnshire,  there is a small gem of fabulousness! https://www.facebook.com/TheSteelRooms/ https://www.thesteelrooms. On entrance to the Steel Rooms there is a small shop, selling cards, gifts and picture framing.  The shop opens into a large coffee shop, serving drinks, snacks and lunches at reasonable prices, offering vegetarian and gluten free options.… Continue reading The Steel Rooms, Brigg ~ Lincolnshire~Review ~ PlacesToVisit

Down On Uncle Henry’s Farm ~Lincolnshire ~Food ~Review

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Now it is officially autumn! Love the fabulous colours,the the crisp cold mornings and the warm and cosy feeling it gives you.  One of the places to get this feeling of nature and cosiness is a farm shop and cafe called Uncle Henry’s,which can be found at Grayingham Grange Farm, Gainsborough, DN214JD Telephone number 01652… Continue reading Down On Uncle Henry’s Farm ~Lincolnshire ~Food ~Review