Monthly Archive: April 2015

Ice Cream in Durham – Split and Glory

The weather is good at the moment, which means I’m wanting to be out and about exploring new places. Jnr and I visited Durham this week and stumbled across an ice cream parlour we didn’t know existed. Following the success…
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Afternoon Tea in Sedgefield

My blog of late appears to be an Ode to the Afternoon Tea with a plethora of recommendations! Because of my evident love a colleague suggested we travel further afield to try what he rates as the best he’s ever had….
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Family Trip to South Shields

Jnr spends every other weekend with his Dad so I try to make the most of the ones he spends at home. It isn’t always easy to coerce him into leaving the PC behind for the day, but if I…
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Mad Hatter’s Tea Party – Wynyard Hall

It may appear, to the casual observer, that I prefer some establishments over others. That may lead to unfair assumption that I am biased, or that these businesses may be paying for me to promote them. If I have ever…
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The Joiners Arms, Newton-by-the-Sea

Having a car is fantastic when it comes to exploring the beautiful NE, although Minnie has been expensive over the last two months with new ‘boots’ and other bits. Typical girl! I hatched a plan for Good Friday that involved…
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