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L, T, the Mr and I took a lovely drive out to Jesmond Dene House today. All set for sampling their delicious festive December menu, our mouths watered at the thought of tucking into some seasonal Sunday lunch. Beautiful Christmas decorations currently adorn Jesmond Dene House, enticing visitors inside.

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Doxford Hall Hotel & Spa in Northumberland invited the Mr and I to visit, so last weekend we headed up to this beautiful country escape for an autumnal weekend break. After a rainy week, Saturday was a glorious day and the hotel grounds were in their element. That said, I also can’t think of anything nicer than cosying up at Doxford with the rain lashing down outside. This stunning four star hotel truly offers the best of both worlds.

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St Mary’s Inn invited us to review their Sunday lunch menu last week and so we very happily obliged. A perfect place to get cosy and take shelter from the autumnal elements outside, our visit did fall on a particularly grey and wet day.

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A couple of weeks ago, my husband and I were invited to review dinner at The Treehouse restaurant in Alnwick, Northumberland. The Treehouse is a truly unique setting; an incredible restaurant within The Alnwick Garden. The trip happily coinciding with our wedding anniversary, this is a breathtaking venue for special occasions and everyday meals alike.

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Earlier this week, we took the kids to Thaikhun at the Metro Centre in Gateshead, a vibrant Thai restaurant specialising in Bangkok street food.

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