Scoop and Bean

You are going to think I'm crazy doing an ice cream review in October, especially when this morning (*EDIT - I started writing this on Tuesday!) was so foggy and cold and definitely Autumn weather, but by lunchtime in South Shields the sun was shining and I couldn't resist stopping by new ice cream parlour Scoop … Continue reading Scoop and Bean

Man vs Food, South Shields

Now, I'm going to be honest with you here. Man Vs Food in South Shields (they also have a branch in Heaton as well) is not somewhere that I would ever choose to visit. I'm not into huge portions of meat smothered in BBQ sauces which is impossible to finish. However, I was not making … Continue reading Man vs Food, South Shields

Da Vinci’s

I have a lot of girl cousins. I love it. Who knows you better than your family? Now that we're older and not being shepherded round family birthday parties, we've made more of an effort to get together and have 'girls nights'. One night recently, we all met up and sat around and talked about … Continue reading Da Vinci’s