Barley and Rye

Barley and Rye seems to have made it onto the restaurant scene in Cardiff fairly quietly at the beginning of this year, and I haven’t seen too much about it from my fellow food bloggers. Since I spotted the menu online, I have wanted to go there and finally booked to go with my other…

Sunday Lunch at the Cameo Club 

I’m going to be up front right at the start – the above is the only picture I took of the meal, but let’s be honest it’s the only one you need to see for a single course Sunday lunch! Anyway, we’d been wanting to try out the Cameo Club on Wellfield Road since it…

2016 Goals update

I can’t believe it is April already! In January I posted about My goals for 2016 and it’s about time I gave you an update on how I’m doing with them. This year has been a bit of a rollercoaster to be honest. It’s had highs, and big lows, but has mostly felt like I’ve been…

Guest Post: Julie Wassmer

Today I’m very pleased to host a guest post from former EastEnders script writer and novelist Julie Wassmer about why she writes cosy crime. Why Cosy Crime?   by Julie Wassmer Ever since reading my first Agatha Christie novel as a young teenager – a copy of Murder on the Orient Express borrowed from the…

The Corran, Laugharne 

The Corran Resort and Spa is a lovely little retreat just outside of Laugharne. We found it completely by chance as we were looking for a spa break to spend our Christmas money on (yes, we’ve reached the point where we get joint Christmas presents after nearly 9 years together – a notion alien to…