If you hadn’t of already guessed, one of my favourite things is eating out and discovering new restaurants. When I heard about Blacklock soho it didn’t blow me away but I totally underestimated it. You enter through a door which leads into a small, plain entrance space and the stairs down are straight ahead. As soon as you start going down the stairs a cosy, dimly lit room emerges. You are greeted by a chirpy host and seated quickly. The waiter was lovely, very attentive and explains the menu fully. I should have already mentioned – all this place serves… View Post

A few weeks ago I had a day trip to Notting Hill planned and I was delighted the weather was on my side. It was a lovely sunny spring day which I was hoping for so we could wonder the pretty streets and Portobello Road of course. The day started with brunch, as most activities revolve around my stomach! I had heard really good things about Granger & Co so we popped over to see what all the hype was about. After a short queue outside it didn’t disappoint. I went for scrambled eggs on sourdough toast with a side… View Post

I haven’t been too well lately and I’d had a massage booked in for a while so it came at the perfect time. There is nothing better than a little bit of me time. I hadn’t actually ever had a Cowshed treatment until now, but I had used some of their products. Arriving at the spa itself was lovely, situated in the peaceful streets of Notting Hill, I was already feeling relaxed. As soon as you arrive at the spa you are greeted by a calm and friendly receptionist who puts you at ease straight away. After a refreshing glass… View Post