There's no rhyme or reason to what I write about, just whatever takes my fancy. From restaurant reviews to creative concepts to musings about Brexit , my blogs are an eclectic mix which showcase some of the content I can create for you or your business.
Like many others at this time of year, I have become inspired and often fascinated by the John Lewis Christmas adverts. I await them every year with increased anticipation. So this year, through a sense of intrigue and a lifelong ambition, I decided to write one. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as … Continue reading Amie & The Eskimo
On Thursday 23rd June, as a proud British citizen, I swaggered to my local polling station, chest pumped, arms outstretched, to cast my vote in the EU referendum. I arrived and formed an orderly queue with myself so as not to offend anybody. I politely conversed with my fellow voters about the wet weather and … Continue reading I’m British don’t eu know
This and That has long had the moniker of “Manchester’s Hidden Gem”. Situated down some derelict, abandoned side street, hidden from sight maybe, but hidden from mind? I think not. Everybody who knows Manchester, knows This and That. And everybody who knows This and That, loves This and That. It’s a diamond. I am no … Continue reading This & That…the best lunch in Manchester?
Every grown man has been influenced one way or another by the story of a puppet called Pinocchio. It’s a moral tale which teaches us that lying your way through life can only result in unfavourable consequences. What many people don’t know however, is that as well as telling the odd porky, Pinocchio along with … Continue reading Pinocchio’s
You know you’re from Manchester when you remember….. …..that Manchester Central was called the G-Mex. And still is. …..you had to go to Blackpool to get on a tram. …..The Odeon Cinema on Oxford Street. …..baggy jeans, tie-dye tops and bucket hats were all the rage. ……Boddington’s Bitter – The Cream Of Manchester. …..Oasis wasn’t … Continue reading You know you’re from Manchester when you remember…
I’ve now been drinking in The Lord Nelson for as long as I’ve not been drinking in The Lord Nelson. It’s only a matter of time before they start charging me rent. The fact that the default address on my Just Eat take away account is The Lord Nelson says it all. So what is … Continue reading The Lord Nelson, Urmston
For some, even the thought of a kebab is offensive. For others it’s a guilty pleasure. A pleasure that can only be fulfilled after a skinful of beer when your incoherent mind lets your stomach do the talking. When you’re so hungry that you could eat a horse. And it’s odds on favourite that you … Continue reading Kebabs: the prima doners of fast food