Latest Posts from Charlotte Howard

REVIEW | The York Roast Co

I’ve been meaning to try out The York Roast Co for ages after they invented the Yorkshire pudding wrap which became a massive media sensation. It got a whopping 25 million views on a single Facebook clip and has been raved about by everyone from the likes of This Morning to The Guardian. Therefore, it was about time the Girl About crew got in on the Yorky action and I can report back that it was worth the wait!

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REVIEW | Poppy Afternoon Tea at The Ivy in York

This November marks 100 years since the end of the First World War and The Ivy St Helen’s Square is commemorating the occasion in support of The Royal British Legion. Until Wednesday 14th November, The Ivy are serving a very special Poppy Afternoon Tea and I was invited along to sample this floral feast. I’m a florist so this felt particularly apt and I went wearing my poppy with pride.

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RECOMMENDATION | Goose Play Centre, Harrogate

My reaction is rather less euphoric. Watching my little precious diving head first into a ball swamp of gastroenteritis or having to rescue her on my hands and knees from a sticky labyrinth of noxious smelling tunnels, is my idea of a garishly coloured padded hell. I prefer the two little words ‘spa day’ to be honest.

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