Hatherley Manor Hotel? They should call it HEAVENLY Manor Hotel! An unforgettable spa stay outside Gloucester.

I realize that I may have given in to _slight_ hyperbole in that title there, but once you hear about this trip you’ll know why I’m happy to be overly complimentary about Hatherley Manor. As you all know, @rockinblues and I got away to Bristol recently for a wonderful week away (and thank goodness we did! Lockdown 2 wasn’t far behind!) and that was super … Continue reading Hatherley Manor Hotel? They should call it HEAVENLY Manor Hotel! An unforgettable spa stay outside Gloucester.

“What a gert lush trip!” – a fabulous, snug week in Thornbury and Bristol, UK

I’ll answer your question first. Gert lush means something is really good in Bristolian – and now on to your second question… We had an amazing week away thank you 🙂 Lockdown restrictions have been all over the place here in the UK so it’s hard to know what you can/can’t do, who you can/can’t see etc. and we were getting a little nervous because … Continue reading “What a gert lush trip!” – a fabulous, snug week in Thornbury and Bristol, UK

“Honey, where’s my super Soup?” – Sweet Potato, Coconut and Chili Soup (VG, GF)

Howdy y’all! It’s Chris coming back at you with another of my absolutely favorite recipes to make. Now the secret to this one is, first of all to watch The Incredibles if you don’t get the *ahem* slightly altered quote in the title, and then second of all to make this when the weather turns colder or wetter. We’ve entered into this strange period of … Continue reading “Honey, where’s my super Soup?” – Sweet Potato, Coconut and Chili Soup (VG, GF)