It’s officially time to start getting excited about the festive season and as well as doing all your gift shopping on Black Friday and working out how many pigs in blankets one person can manage to consume in a month, you also need to think about your Christmas party! Whether it’s a big office party [Read more…]

The Nottingham Street With 8 Cafes On It!

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Despite rumours that the high street is struggling (thanks to the rise in online shopping etc), that could not be further from the truth on Front Street in Arnold, Nottingham. A thriving high street, it’s home to an impressive eight different cafes, ranging from the national chains to the small independents. If you’re in Arnold, [Read more…]

Long gone are the days when people were satisfied with marking the 24 day lead-up to Christmas with a small square of cheap chocolate, hidden behind a cardboard door. Nowadays, the possibilities are endless with new and inventive products being hidden behind calendar doors every single year. Here are our picks of the very best [Read more…]

We all love coffee right? But you should also love the brand that you buy and what it stands for. Not only can some brands pay their farmers and workers unfairly but some can also be harmful to the environment. That’s where Bird & Wild is different. They are fairtrade, organic and on a mission [Read more…]

Over 100 Years of Pyrex

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So how much do you know about the company Pyrex and its iconic glassware? We’re guessing not all that much, apart from that it’s highly useful and you’ve probably got a dish or jug or two in your kitchen. Well, it’s actually a company that is now over 100 years old,  since it was born [Read more…]

5 Spooktacular Events in the East Midlands

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Everyone loves a piece of the Halloween action right? Well this year, you needn’t lift a finger or throw an extravagant party because there are plenty of exciting things happening near you. Whether you want to be scared half to death or just a little spooked out, there’s events for kids and adults alike in [Read more…]

The Best Places for Cupcakes in the Midlands

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With a perfectly baked base, a swirl of delicious frosting and topped with a smorgasbord of decorations and finishing touches, you really can’t beat a good cupcake can you? Superior to one big cake thanks to their individual portions, cupcakes make the perfect addition to a birthday party, leaving do, wedding or baby shower. And [Read more…]