16 Goals in 2016: Half-Year Progress

1. Visit fifty new places. I checked my list two days ago and saw the last thing I wrote was Puerto Banus, which was in March, so obviously I have forgotten a bunch. I think my favourite new places are the Tattershall Castle, the pub on a boat; Dublin, because it was great to see … Continue reading 16 Goals in 2016: Half-Year Progress

Weekend Coffee Share: June’s Happy Days

Weekend Coffee Share is a feature hosted by Part-Time Monster. Read other posts in the link-up here. Hello, Weekend Coffee Share! I haven’t taken part in a while – actually, I have struggled to blog for a while – but let’s change that today. If we were having coffee, I would tell you that there … Continue reading Weekend Coffee Share: June’s Happy Days

Brasilian Barbecue at Cabana Brixton

I wrote about the recent blogger event at Cabana Islington; after that, it was time to try the restaurant in Brixton. Provided you turn the correct way when you come out of the station (which I didn’t - look out for the New Look and it’s down the next side street) the restaurant is only a … Continue reading Brasilian Barbecue at Cabana Brixton

Cabana Islington and the best sparkling wine in the southern hemisphere

I was recently invited to a blogger/press night for Cabana in Islington. Cabana is a Brazilian barbecue restaurant, with branches across London and England more generally – in fact, I’ll be writing about my night at the Brixton branch soon. The evening was based around a wine tasting with representatives from Brazilian wine group Miolo. The wine tasting … Continue reading Cabana Islington and the best sparkling wine in the southern hemisphere

Sway This Way: Sway Bar, London

I never take much (any) convincing to go along to blogger events, especially when pizza and Prosecco are on offer. However, I particularly enjoyed a recent event at the newly refurbished Sway Bar in Covent Garden. I had never been before, so I’ve only seen its makeover, but the place looks fantastic. When you walk in, … Continue reading Sway This Way: Sway Bar, London