I’ve been to the Wild Garlic restaurant a total of 5-6 times now in the past two years and every time I’ve been the food has been amazing, and the staff wonderful. Somehow Wild Garlic manage to make each meal feel very special and magical, half of this is down to the food itself, but… Read More


Just back from a fun weekend in Ludlow, having a beer in a pretty garden after a fairly long journey home. Ludlow is a fantastic place if you’re into your food and drink, so many good local food suppliers and exquisite restaurants. Also, this post has a purpose, I’m composing it via the WordPress app… Read More


A summers evening in Minchinhampton, here we see two calves following their mother around the streets.  In ‘Minch’, the cows are free to go wherever they fancy with only cattle grids to stop them.  This explains why there is a load of cow muck around my regular parking space.… Read More


In October 2009, chain off licence Threshers went into administration and closed all stores over the UK.  Thankfully, a few months ago, new off licence business ‘Nailsworth Wines and Spirits‘ opened up to fill the gap, taking over the old Threshers premises on Market Street, Nailsworth. Nailsworth Wines & Spirits has since seemed to do… Read More


Went for a  seven mile walk in the Cotswolds the other day starting at Haresfield Beacon, passing through Randwick, following paths mapped out for the ‘Cotswold Way’. Took a little panoramic video of the view from Haresfield Beacon and thought I should share it, but of course this video doesn’t even begin to do it… Read More


In the past year or so I’ve been pretty busy with a few things, mainly running web design business Tangy Media, as well as moving house, so have not really found the time to blog about anything worth reading.  But after playing around with WordPress 3.0 (the web platform that powers this blog) for clients,… Read More


This morning I was feeling a little worse for wear after a heavy night on the booze.  I went to the local shop to buy the Sunday papers, and saw some Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups which I just had to buy. On returning home, a toast and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups marriage was made.… Read More