Carter & Fitch, Washington

Tucked away in the George Washington Hotel, Carter & Fitch is a new heavy hitter on the South of Tyne dining scene. Given the size of Washington and the captive audience of hotel guests, restaurants have always been lacking in the area.

This is where the £500,000 investment in the dining venue starts to earn its keep.

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My very own burger at Fat Hippo Newcastle

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Way back at the beginning of the year, I stumbled on a tweet from my lovely twitter buddy Helen (@honestlyhelen) and she was talking about Marmite. Skip forward a few dozen tweets and we were bending the ear of the burger gurus behind Fat Hippo and finally convinced them to make a burger we had dreamt up.

Every foody’s dream isn’t it?

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Spring & Summer Wishlist from Simply Be

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I have that fun task of holiday clothes shopping and this year I have 3 trips to differing ‘warm’ climates so I am trying to stock up on essentials early. The early SS16 offerings mean I can layer up and get plenty of wear out of the items this year.

Simply Be are killing it right now with their on trend goodies.

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