Banana, coffee & walnut loaf

Banana, coffee & walnut loaf

Rounton Coffee kindly sent their delicious Daybreak Blend espresso and cafetiere coffee and asked me what I'd make. Since everyone is loving banana bread at the moment I thought I'd blend the traditional coffee and walnut loaf with banana bread! My favourite banana bread recipe is Mary Berry's of course so I used this recipe [...]

CAFE LILLI

CAFE LILLI

I've just bought my first house around the corner from Norton High Street, I'm not sure if my bank balance is going to be thankful, but I am! This means that Norton High Street is going to be featured a lot more, I'm not complaining. This weekend I went to Cafe Lilli, I've only ever [...]

SKOSH

SKOSH

Prepare yourselves this is going to be a lengthy one! Skosh has been on my list of places to go for such a long time, and I’ve finally visited! Skosh’s whole concept is based around the meaning of their name, ‘a small amount' - serving (mind blowing) snacks and small plates. I wasn’t just looking [...]

Peppermill Bistro

Peppermill Bistro

It's an absolute crime that this is only my second visit to The Peppermill Bistro in Billingham, especially since it's my hometown! My first visit was years ago when they first opened and I remember being blown away the first time, I've been meaning to go back for so long and I finally did just [...]