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

Clayton’s Corner Cafe ~Coffee ~Cake ~North Lincolnshire

Looking for another little gem in Lincolnshire to visit? In North Lincolnshire, Howsham there is a lovely little coffee shop called ‘Clayton’s Corner’ Due to the Corona Virus Clayton’s Corner is currently only offering outside seating. Although there is ample seating outside there is no shelter in bad weather so this should be taken into… Continue reading Clayton’s Corner Cafe ~Coffee ~Cake ~North Lincolnshire

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

Eating Out At Millfield’s Hotel ~Lincolnshire ~Covid19 ~Food ~Review

After missing our 21st anniversary drink in April due to lock down one of the first places I wished to visit once lock down was lifted was a local hotel in Lincolnshire where Pirate Mick and I had our wedding reception 21 years ago! Yes it is still standing, as are we!! https://www.millfieldshotel.co.uk/ Millfields is… Continue reading Eating Out At Millfield’s Hotel ~Lincolnshire ~Covid19 ~Food ~Review

Global Pride 2020 ~Views ~Event

The COVID19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on Pride organisations worldwide with hundreds of marches and events cancelled or postponed. Global Pride provides an opportunity for the LGBTI+ community around the world to come together on June 27 and celebrate diversity and equality during these challenging times. ~globalpride2020 Pride events traditionally happen, in the… Continue reading Global Pride 2020 ~Views ~Event

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

Cocktails On A Tipsy Tapas Afternoon ~Drinks ~Review

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When you become an adult, I wont say grown up because I have made the promise to never grow up, it becomes more and more difficult to find the time to fit in everything in every day life.  Do you also find that adult friendships are built on saying to your friends that you will… Continue reading Cocktails On A Tipsy Tapas Afternoon ~Drinks ~Review

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