Lazy Sunday afternoons at The Crown, Kings Heath | a review

On Sunday we were invited over to The Crown in Kings Heath, Birmingham to enjoy a family meal. The Crown is a Stonehouse restaurant specialising in Pizza and Carvery; two of my family’s most favourite meals and has recently undergone an extensive refurbishment so we were really…

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A little taste of Italy in Birmingham | …

If you were to ask me what my favourite cuisine is, the answer would most definitely be Italian. I love the use of herbs and cheese in their dishes and I do love a good authentic pizza. We were recently invited for a family meal at one…

Eating out at Handmade Burger Co. at …

We love eating out as a family, visiting new restaurants and trying out new meals so when Handmade Burger Co. at Grand Central in Birmingham got in touch, I couldn’t type “Yes please” quick enough. I had eaten there a few months back with my…

A family visit to our local Ember …

I always enjoy pub food. It is nice to not have to cook (or more specifically, not to have to wash up and clean up afterwards!) and I never need any persuasion if it is suggested.  We do however lack decent eating pubs around by…

Review: Family dining at Strada Birmingham Mailbox

If you’re looking for somewhere to take the kids out for a treat this weekend, you really can’t go wrong with Strada. We took Olly, our three year old to enjoy a meal at Strada Birmingham Mailbox. With it’s prestigious location, the Italian Strada Birmingham Mailbox…

Say it with Steak at Beefeater this …

Believe it or not, hubby and I don’t usually eat out very often. It’s usually something we do for a special occasion, a birthday or our anniversary but we were recently invited out to Beefeater to enjoy their Valentines menu.  Whilst we were joined for…

Family Fayre at Brewers Fayre, The Lakeside | …

As we approach February half term, plans for the school holidays often revolve around keeping the kids entertained and out of mischief. Although Olly isn’t at school or nursery yet, we still like to plan ahead and make plans for the weekend and that will…