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Extreme Housewifery · 1W ago

Tryanuary 2018: Leicestershire Edition

Scroll down for events and offersI've always been a big fan of Tryanuary here on the blog. This is the very sensible response to the knee jerk reaction of Dryanuary - instead of quitting booze for the month, encouraging you to get out there, explore,...
Extreme Housewifery · 1W ago

Happy Birthday Leicester Clocktower!

That grand meeting place of Leicester city turns 150 this year, and I was invited to The Globe today to celebrate the Clocktower's birthday with our historic county brewery, Everards.New camera - not used to it yet, and I was chatting...They have rel...
Extreme Housewifery · 2W ago

Fine Dining Face Off III: Taste Restaurant, Leicester College

Have you been following the Fine Dining Face Off through December? This is the final insta...
Extreme Housewifery · 4W ago

Fine Dining Face Off II: The Spotted Duck, Mountsorrel

Did you miss the Fine Dining Face Off I? Pop back and give it a quick read so you're all caught up. I'll wait.Ready?OK, so we were delighted to be the guests of Rothley Wine Estate to dinner at The Spotted Duck in Mountsorrel. Only open for 9 months,...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Fine Dining Face Off I: The Olive Branch, Rutland

The Boy and I have been fortunate enough to have headed out for some reet slap up meals re...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Podcast Review: Spilled Milk

It's that time again, when I hand the blog over to the talented Ginny Copley, for her to give you the lowdown on another fabulous podcast. This time we're looking at Spilled Milk, a fabulous...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Win an Evening Spa Experience at Ragdale Hall Spa

It's been a year since we last offered a prize at Ragdale Hall with Rothley Wine! Where do...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Avina Wine Stopper

I love a wine gizmo, especially one which necessitates me drinking sparkling wine to test it, and so when Avina asked me to give their premium champagne stopper a go, it's fair to say I bit ...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Becoming a Master Chocolatier

Well, I think it's fair to say I'll need to do a helluva lot more practice, but I did lear...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

French Kissing in Millstone Lane

Great Scott! Is it really five years since I last reviewed Le Bistrot Pierre? It's been a ...