We’ve been looking for a decent breakfast spot in Manchester for ages, and I think we’ve found it. We often walk into town at the weekend for a bit of shopping, only to fail at brunch and settle for an average English breakfast, wind up in the nearest Starbucks or settle for takeaway coffee and…… Continue reading Review: Pot Kettle Black
When I heard Lunya was opening in Manchester I was mega excited, as far as Spanish food goes, it’s definitely one of my favorites. The original restaurant has been open in Liverpool for the last five years and as a student in the city, I visited frequently with family when they came to visit, and…… Continue reading Lunya – Review
So it's finally hit home, we are living with parents. It's like we've gone back in time five years. It's been almost a month since we said goodbye to renting and packed up our entire flat and moved it into my old bedroom. Which feels like it's getting smaller by the day. We knew when we started… Continue reading Waiting games.
When we started talking about buying a house, everyone told us that getting a mortgage would be the really difficult, painful bit. But in our experience that wasn’t true. Whether you’re looking on your own, or seeking guidance from a mortgage advisor, there are plenty of places online to seek out the right mortgage for…… Continue reading How to get a mortgage…
When it comes to buying your first house then you’ll need some kind of reassurance that it isn’t falling down, let me introduce the Homebuyers Report aka the survey. The Homebuyers Report is a long guide on the house that you’re looking to buy with a list of any defects, or potential defects. In other…… Continue reading The Homebuyers Report.
We’re in the process of buying our first house, this definitely doesn’t make us experts, but it does mean we can probably shed some light on the shit storm you’re about to go through. Step 1 – Find a house. Step 2 – Put in an offer on said house, and pray for it to…… Continue reading How to buy a house.
As a group of friends who are very skint and slightly competitive, we took on the challenge to take it in turns, one at a time to prep our own three course meal, complete with drinks and scores. Essentially buying a house means you’re going to have no cash, and no drive to go spend…… Continue reading Come Dine with me… Part 1