Stepping into Christmas with Peter Pan

The time has finally come to take my biggest to her first ever Christmas panto so that we can well and truly step into Christmas. And this year we will be stepping into Christmas with Peter Pan. Last year I took The Girl to see ‘The Bear’ and as fabulous as it was the wholeRead more

Christmas Dinner Soup – Lentil and Bacon – WIN Creamline Veg Box

Christmas Dinner Soup - Lentil and Bacon. Written and photographed by Katie Haydock for Life on Vista Street BLOG only.

Goodbye January – you have been terrible! Hello Christmas Dinner Soup. One of my favourite parts of Christmas is the calorie laden Christmas Roast Dinner. It’s something I long for the year through because a roast dinner just tastes better on Christmas day… that and during the rest of the year – this year inRead more

A Little Bit Lately: The Bear at the Waterside, Sale

One thing that I underestimated before my little boy blue arrived, was how much I was going to miss spending time with my girl. Just me and her. Our youngest is now eight weeks old and for a few weeks there it was seriously tough. Getting into the swing of night feeds and having anotherRead more

How To Make Your Own Christmas Day Stock FOR FREE

If you are in the habit of having a roast every Sunday like we are, then it would be SO easy to make your own stock to use on Christmas day. Not only would it cut down your waste and cost you nothing but a little longer on the hob, but it’ll be tastier by milesRead more

The Best Hotels For Manchester Christmas Markets

I took my mum for her first visit to the Manchester Christmas Markets at the beginning of November – just in time for the very first weekend. For those in the same boat wondering where on earth to stay last minute, I give you: The Best Hotels For Manchester Christmas Markets …