Plants from Moonko

A aloe and fittonia plant from Moonko Sheffield
Recently, I’ve found myself loving all things green – plants that is! In the past month I’ve bought pots, succulents and even a mister. When Moonko posted about needing to test posting plants I couldn’t resist and treated myself to two new additions…

The Creative North – Northern Craft Fair

A green Northern Craft Fair tote bag
After what seemed like aeons this Saturday was finally the Northern Craft Fair. I was up and out of the house early to make my way over to Northern Monk Refectory to indulge myself in all things creative.

Northern Craft is an independent collective of artists formed by Sean Mort (who I think I spotted) and Carley Batley (currently living it up with a dog in the US), to promote the creative craft scene in the North. They have held several fairs in the past, however this was my first.

Nation of Shopkeepers – A New Nation

Nation of Shopkeepers sign on the wall
Nation of Shopkeepers has long since been a Leeds favourite of mine. A convenient spot for a study snack, then a good excuse to escape the office at lunch. After a little time away for a revamp, a new look Nations opened last week, and I couldn’t wait to step though the doors and check it out for myself!

The Lost and Found – Virginia K. Stevenson

The Lost and Found menu bookThere’s nothing better than being in the company of friends, unless, that is of course you’re having food with friends (or in my case friend).

The Lost and Found on Greek Street is a unique bar and eatery, offering a period twist on the classics. The Leeds Branch of the Lost and Found is named Virginia K. Stevenson after what I imagine is an entirely made up ‘forward thinking and free-spirited individual.’