PUMPKINS, PRESENTS & PROSECCO

meandmybelle - October 26, 2020

MY BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS! Well I must admit, back in March when we went into lockdown, I never imagined we’d still be in some sort of lockdown by my birthday in...

MY YORKSHIRE RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH – The 3 Acres Huddersfield

meandmybelle - October 26, 2020

As restaurants go The 3 Acres is up there with my very top restaurants & it’s only a stone’s throw away from my house. With a birthday in semi lockdown...

LUXURIES & GUILTY PLEASURES THAT MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN MY LIFE

meandmybelle - October 11, 2020

‘’NO PLEASURE IS A GUILTY ONE PAST 40’’ I’ve always loved beautiful things and a touch of luxury in my life and I’ve been very lucky to experience some wonderful...

YORKSHIRE RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH – DEVOUR, HOLMFIRTH, WEST YORKSHIRE

meandmybelle - October 5, 2020

LUNCH AT DEVOUR RESTAURANT, HOLMFIRTH As Tony & I lead busy lives it’s not often just the two of us get to go out for a meal on our own....

MY YORKSHIRE RESTAURANT OF THE MONTH

meandmybelle - October 1, 2020

As lockdown continues, one of the things I’ve been extremely grateful for is once again being able to dine out at some of the wonderful restaurants we can boast in...

HELLO OCTOBER 2020

meandmybelle - October 1, 2020

FABULOUS THINGS THAT HAPPENED LAST MONTH 1. A lovely leaving party (of less than 30 people) for 6 of my students that are leaving us to go to Dance Colleges...

AFTERNOON TEA AT HOLDSWORTH HOUSE

meandmybelle - September 28, 2020

My mum & I were incredibly lucky to be gifted a Prosecco Afternoon Tea at the stunning Holdsworth House in Halifax West Yorkshire & so on my day off last...

AUTUMN TOUCHES FOR THE HOME

meandmybelle - September 27, 2020

Somehow, it’s already the end of September, how did that happen? The weather throughout September has been lovely so it’s still felt like Summer & I’ve managed to squeeze a...

HEALTH CHECKS FOR WOMEN IN THEIR 40’s

meandmybelle - September 26, 2020

There is nothing more important than looking after yourself and having regular check ups to ensure all is well. As you move into your 40's it becomes more and more...

CHANGING MY MINDSET TO CHANGE MY LIFE

meandmybelle - September 20, 2020

2020 has definitely been a testing year and a year of life lessons & I for one am determined to take as many positives from it as possible. I’ve always...

OWNING A CAVACHON DOG & HOW IT’S CHANGED MY LIFE

meandmybelle - September 18, 2020

Around 4 years ago my husband Tony & our children Isabelle & Max were constantly nagging me to agree to us getting a puppy, but I really wasn’t keen. Tony...

HELLO SEPTEMBER 2020

meandmybelle - August 31, 2020

Well it really is back to reality with a bump this month. Belle and Max are ready to go back to school, I’m back teaching in the studios & Tony...

SKILLS I’VE LEARNT IN LOCKDOWN

meandmybelle - August 28, 2020

On Thursday 19th March we were told schools & businesses were closing and we all had to go home. As a dance teacher and owner of a Theatre School I...

POST LOCKDOWN BLUES

meandmybelle - August 28, 2020

Life is slowly starting to get ‘back to normal’ or, the most said phrase of the moment ‘the new normal’ and instead of feeling happy about it, these last couple...

RICK STEIN’S FISH

meandmybelle - August 16, 2020

FALMOUTH, CORNWALL We were lucky enough to spend a few glorious days in Cornwall this Summer & even more lucky to be there when the beautiful weather appeared. One of...

ERIC’S RESTAURANT

meandmybelle - August 16, 2020

HUDDERSFIELD, WEST YORKSHIRE This year Tony & I celebrate our 17th Wedding Anniversary and our restaurant of choice was the fabulous Eric’s in Lindley, Huddersfield. We’ve dined here many times...

BACK TO CENTER PARCS – OUR HAPPY PLACE

meandmybelle - August 16, 2020

We’ve been going to Center Parcs annually since Isabelle was a baby and we all love it. It’s always been a lovely break away for us along with our holidays...

A WEEKEND IN BEAUTIFUL CORNWALL

meandmybelle - August 4, 2020

As lockdown restrictions began to lift, I was still in the thick of having to run my entire dance school online with no light at the end of the tunnel....

HELLO AUGUST 2020

meandmybelle - August 3, 2020

FABULOUS THINGS THAT HAPPENED LAST MONTH 1. More relaxation of Lockdown rules which enabled us to go out more & see more people 2. Going back to one of my...

WHATS HAPPENING TO OUR WORLD WEEK 17

meandmybelle - July 19, 2020

AT HOME IN ISOLATION DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS DAY 112 – MONNDAY 13TH JULY As most lockdown restrictions are being lifted, this is going to be my last week of...

BUYING CLOTHES IN YOUR 40’S

meandmybelle - July 16, 2020

Dress from Silk Fred On my 40th birthday I had a fabulous figure and wore a stunning dress to my party. In the 5 years that came after my 40th...

WHATS HAPPENING TO OUR WORLD WEEK 16

meandmybelle - July 12, 2020

AT HOME IN ISOLATION DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS DAY 105- MONDAY 6TH JULY I drove over to my studios for the first time today to see that everything was ok...

SMALL CHANGES THAT CHANGED MY LIFE FOR THE BETTER

meandmybelle - July 11, 2020

Once I reached 40 I was determined to make some permanent changes in my life! Suddenly at 40 you feel like you should be a ‘real grown up’ and certain...

PERMANENT CHANGES I NEED TO MAKE FOR THE BETTER AFTER LOCKDOWN

meandmybelle - July 7, 2020

It has certainly been a strange past few months for everyone! Covid has brought with it heartache, stress, worry, loneliness, financial hardship and many other repercussions that will materialize over...

WHATS HAPPENING TO OUR WORLD WEEK 15

meandmybelle - July 5, 2020

AT HOME IN ISOLATION DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS DAY 98- MONDAY 29TH JUNE I've decided I'm going to carry on this Lockdown diary for another couple of weeks then stop...

HELLO JULY 2020

meandmybelle - July 1, 2020

FABULOUS THINGS THAT HAPPENED LAST MONTH 1. Lots of evenings in our new Lay z spa 2. More freedom to see family & friends 3. Glorious weather after a very...

WEEK 14 – WHAT’S HAPPENING TO OUR WORLD? AT HOME IN ISOLATION DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS

meandmybelle - June 29, 2020

DAY 92 - MONDAY 22ND JUNEAfter a gorgeous weekend, I've spent the day pottering in the garden which I'm really enjoying at the moment. I then went to one of...

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