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Extreme Housewifery · 1w ago

English vineyard tours and tastings

Yesterday saw the first public tour and tasting being held at Rothley Wine Estate. The weather came good for us and it was a glorious day for our two groups to make their way around the vineyard and winery, to meet the vineyard chickens and most impo...
Extreme Housewifery · 1w ago

Who puts Dr Pepper on a taco?

I haven't written about Bodega since they launched their Taco Tuesday special last year, but I've been back with The Boy on a number of occasions - it's definitely one of our staple favourit...
Extreme Housewifery · 2W ago

New beginnings, Easter events and more

Spring is in full swing in Leicester and it's yet again another fab season for foodies in the city. We've got the long awaited overhaul of the King Richard III pub opening tonight, hot on the heels of the beautiful Wygston's House opening last week w...
Extreme Housewifery · 2W ago

Get in The Shed

Good news everyone!The Shed's back! After a bit of a hiatus for a face-lift, one of Leicester's oldest independent venues has re-opened its doors. Now they have two stages, the Main Stage and the Vault. It's got some delightful features (more on thos...
Extreme Housewifery · 2W ago

Pulp Wines: Home Wine Tasting Subscription

I was invited to try Pulp Wines* - the latest wine subscription service to give you a simp...
Extreme Housewifery · 2W ago

The Art of Timmy Mallett

We were invited to Oberon Gallery this week for a very special presentation - a whole floor of the work of irrepressibleĀ 80s TV legend Timmy Mallett, showcasing some of his latest work as well as some older pieces.A couple of months ago I had already...
Extreme Housewifery · 4W ago

Light lunch at Nosh & Quaff

I've been hearing a lot of great things about Nosh & Quaff since it opened in Birmingham in July 2015 and it is to my shame that I have not had the opportunity to visit until this week, and ...
Extreme Housewifery · 4W ago

Beautiful Blooms for Mother

Mothering Sunday is rapidly approaching and I went down to meet the friendly folk at Leice...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Food hygiene ratings in Leicester

I've been minded to write a post about food hygiene ratings in the city, and it came to my...
Extreme Housewifery · 1M ago

Leicester Beer Festival

Another year, another Leicester CAMRA beer festival and as ever, they did not disappoint! With over 250 beers and ciders available it really is a mammoth event and this year the theme was celebrating 50 years of local radio. Did you not know? Leicest...