How to Travel Like a Local in Krakow

Back at the start of May I headed to Poland for the first time for a long weekend in Krakow.  Not only did we tour the city itself but we used it as a base to head further afield to…

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Boxed Brownies: Review

Boxed Brownies: Review

There are few things I love more than food!  I am a sugar addict, easily susceptible to feeling ‘hangry’ and I will NOT be interrupted when I am eating!  Just ask my poor boyfriend who had to discover …
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I’m From Yorkshire! A Yorkshire shop, for Yorkshire people

I’m From Yorkshire! A Yorkshire shop, for Yorkshire people

“Yorkshire born and Yorkshire bred, Stong in’t arm and thick in’t head” Or so the famous saying goes.  Yet despite this rather self-deprecating statement, it is often said loudly and with pride.  Why? Because Yorkshire …
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Coal not Dole: Women against Pit Closures @ Experience Barnsley

Coal not Dole: Women against Pit Closures @ Experience Barnsley

Being from Barnsley, anything to do with the miners strike becomes a punchline, an easy dig and a joke, and as the town ages, the true meaning and importance behind these events starts to get lost.  With this year …
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Kariss Visits: The Museum of Lincolnshire Life

Kariss Visits: The Museum of Lincolnshire Life

A few weeks ago I was visiting friends in Lincoln when for a change we decided to visit The Museum of Lincolnshire Life.  Despite having lived in Lincoln for 6 years I’d somehow never visited.  It’s a …
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