A Night At Hilton Birmingham Metropole

Hilton Birmingham Metrpole

We were recently invited as a family to stay at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, close to the NEC and Birmingham International Airport. Due to its location, the hotel is traditionally thought of as a business hotel for those having conferences/events to attend at the NEC however, … [Read more...]

In The Christmas Spirit at Pizza Express

A few weeks ago, we were invited to try the festive menu at Pizza Express. I jumped at the chance as Pizza Express is one of my favourite chain restaurants and we eat there quite regularly anyway. We went to our local branch in Intu Merry Hill at about 3pm on a Sunday afternoon … [Read more...]

I Was In The Express & Star!

Pork Meatballs

 On Saturday 13th December, I was lucky enough to be featured in the Express & Star Weekend supplement showcasing three recipes for Sainsbury's using their RSPCA Freedom Food Standard products. An image of the article is above or you can read it online here. You can also … [Read more...]

Merry & White at Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill

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A few weeks ago, I was invited to the Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill in The Cube, Birmingham for an exclusive preview of their Christmas menu. Alongside me were a selection of Birmingham's finest bloggers, including Full To The Brum, Word in Veg Ways, Out In Brum … [Read more...]

A Day at Brompton Cookery School

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A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to spend the day at Brompton Cookery School in Shropshire. I was kindly invited by the BBC Good Food Show as I am part of their blogger community. The cookery school is run by Marcus Bean and his wife, Jenny. Marcus is hosting the supertheatre … [Read more...]