Jun 222014
 June 22, 2014  Posted by  Comments Off on NY Hot Dog
On Sunday, with Mandy still away, I thought I would try out NY Hot Dogs which is almost opposite the Pier. It’s just opened and I thought it would be good, because of what I’ve read on the web: gourmet hotdogs? Is there such a thing… How wrong can you be? Firstly it’s almost next [...]
Apr 132014
 April 13, 2014  Posted by  Comments Off on Kew Gardens
Yesterday we went to Kew Gardens and Wahaca and had a great time particularly walking along the South Bank watching all the street performers.
Sep 182012
 September 18, 2012  Posted by  Comments Off on Stop the World!
[subscribe2] Continuing our days without children we decided to venture into Leigh once again. This time for a cake and coffee at Stop the World.  I had a black coffee which was excellent, just the way I like it.  Mandy had a large cappuccino which was too milky for her, but would suit most people [...]
Sep 142012
 September 14, 2012  Posted by  Comments Off on The Squeeze
Yesterday morning Mandy and I went to Leigh-On-Sea primarily to go to Green’s the health food shop.  As it was nearing lunch time Mandy took me to the Squeeze which is a really cool joint. The Squeeze had an interesting menu which was very healthy, such as wheat grass shots, smoothies with spirulina, plus a [...]
May 202012
 May 20, 2012  Posted by  Comments Off on East Restaurant
Yesterday we all went for a blow-out at East. It was good and Ross (as usual) ate more than the rest of us put together!  The meal was to mark the end of Angus’ SATs and also his first piano concert earlier that afternoon.