The Nook: A Day of Calligraphy and Yoga

The Nook, a beautiful yoga studio found in the center of Coventry, held an open day with a selection of classes, nibbles & drinks and an opportunity to look around. Having done most of my yoga virtually over the last year I couldn't wait to get back to an in person class and got myself … Continue reading The Nook: A Day of Calligraphy and Yoga

Coventry Roofers – Why They Would Be My Pick | Ad

(Photo provided by Coventry Roofers) Whenever we’ve tried to get anything done with the roof in the past it’s been an absolute nightmare. Between avoiding the cowboys, getting companies to respond, poor quality and not getting charged through the nose for something that doesn’t really need doing it’s an absolute minefield.  Coventry Roofers look to … Continue reading Coventry Roofers – Why They Would Be My Pick | Ad

The Beginners Guide to an Edible Garden (Part 1)

Summer 2019 I’ve had a vegetable plot in the garden for a number of years now and also have some space on my sisters allotment and I thought as we are now in the beginnings of spring and not able to venture much outside our homes that it would be a good opportunity to go … Continue reading The Beginners Guide to an Edible Garden (Part 1)

Herbert Art Gallery – Quinn: A Journey

Thursday evening I went to a private event at the Herbert Art Gallery for the launch of their new exhibition Quinn: A Journey by artist and photographer Lottie Davies. The installation is described as "the fictional story of a young man, William Henry Quin, who walks from the south west of England to the far … Continue reading Herbert Art Gallery – Quinn: A Journey

The Yard: Food and Venue Review {Gifted Experience}

A few of the Cov Bloggers, including myself (Dawn from Life of a Midlander) were invited to The Yard in Coventry City Centre to try a selection of food from their new menus, some of which was from the new late night menu. I've not been to the yard before but have heard great things … Continue reading The Yard: Food and Venue Review {Gifted Experience}

Belgrade Theatre: Frankenstein [Gifted]?

Coventry Bloggers were invited to the opening night of Frankenstein at Belgrade Theatre and I decided to go for it as I haven't been to the theatre in ages and I love a good horror (it's especially perfect for October with the run up the Halloween). I arrived a little early so I had a … Continue reading Belgrade Theatre: Frankenstein [Gifted]?

Wagamama’s New Vegan Menu (written by a non vegan!) [Gifted Experience]

Wagamama's recently invited a group of Coventry Bloggers to try some of their new menu (including the vegan egg!) and I was more than happy to join. If you've been reading my posts you'll know how much I love meeting up with the group and I've been to Wagamama loads of times and always had … Continue reading Wagamama’s New Vegan Menu (written by a non vegan!) [Gifted Experience]