Cornish Girl in the City

Having lived in Bristol myself for a little while, I can understand why it was voted the UK’s happiest city. It’s such a central place that attracts people from all corners of the UK, resulting in a competitive job market and rising rental prices. Bristol is a busy, vibrant and multi-cultural Β city with a friendly…

Glamping Review: Our log pod experience at Tollgate Farm

My boyfriend and I ended the summer in style with a weekend spent in a Log Pod on Tollgate Farm campsite in Perranporth. I had been longing to go camping in that area all summer as for me it’s full of childhood memories and an area I would love to move back to one day….

Folksy Theatre: The Smartest Giant In Town

Today we were all treated to some wonderful children’s theatre at Sterts Theatre near Liskeard. We thought The Smartest Giant In Town would be great for my nephew, Jack, but the lively and funny performance that the cast of Folksy Theatre gave meant that mum, my sister and I were thoroughly entertained as well. The…

Fun at the Magnificent Maize Maze!

When I was a child I absolutely loved mazes; I was obsessed with buying maze books, delighted in getting lost in the mazes at Glendurgan Garden and Longleat, and even had a go at drawing my own mazes! My fascination hasn’t completely died. When I found out there was going to be a Maize Maze…

Restaurant Review: Prix Fixe lunch at Pierre Bistrot

Yesterday, before going to watch Barbican Theatre’s version of Romeo & Juliet, mum and I enjoyed a scrumptious lunch at Pierre Bistro, a gorgeous French style restaurant in Royal William Yard, Plymouth. Situated in a prime location, overlooking the grass courtyard, Pierre is perfect for a spot of al fresco dining. At lunch time, they…

Shakespeare In The Secret Garden

‘Have you ever fallen in love with someone you shouldn’t have fallen in love with?’ The cast of Barbican Theatre’s Romeo & Juliet ask the audience this question as they walk onto the stage, in a beautiful harmonic version of Buzzcocks’ classic tune. This is not the only time the talented performers burst into song…