Essex Life

Supporting local business in my home county

Historical Places in Essex For Families

I know what you’re thinking. Essex? History? The land of skycraper heels, sequins and “proper diamond geezers”. Am I insinuating that we actually have some…

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Wagamama Vegan Menu – Options Galore!

There are some things in life that are a right of passage. Things like your first smooch. Passing your driving test. Holidays with the girls…

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Glamping in Essex – A Peaceful Staycation

Imagine sitting at the edge of a lake, with uninterrupted views of its entirety. Watching the resident ducks emerge from the weeping willow branches dipping…

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Greenwoods Hotel and Spa

According to the weather forecast, it was due to rain all day. In fact, some weather reports were threatening that the arrival of Autumn was…

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The Oak Tree Vegan Restaurant – Essex

I love it when somewhere surprises me. I love it when you have hopes of how something will be, and then it exceeds those hopes.…

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Ethics and Good Food at Las Iguanas

I love food. Plane and simple, food makes me happy. I love the social aspect of eating around a table, the laughter, the chatting. It…

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s Themed Afternoon Tea – Essex

If there are two things that go seamlessly together, its Ant and Dec, egg and chips, gin and tonic and Kerry and afternoon tea. I…

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