New Year, New Blog for A Brummie Home and Abroad! Find out why I made the switch from Wordpress.com to self-hosted (using terrible analogies…)

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It’s the end of the year (almost) so it’s time to look back on my most popular posts of 2018…

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There are worse places to spend a wet Wednesday than in and around Arenal…and if you’re already wet from the rain then an afternoon at the swim-up bar and an evening at the hot springs sound like a wonderful idea!

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It’s our first full day in Costa Rica on the TUI Grand Tour, and it’s all about meeting our “Pura Vida Family”, staying in the shadow of an active volcano, and combating jetlag by throwing ourselves down a river in an inflatable donut…

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It’s ten years today since Mr Fletche and I wed… time to reminisce about one of the best days of my life. Soppy post alert…

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Which items are first in your hand luggage on a long-haul trip? Here are the things that A Brummie Home and Abroad won’t travel without!

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Rock of Ages is a nostalgic trip down memory lane to the days when big hair, eyeliner and tight trousers were the norm. And that was just the men…

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This week we were invited to visit the newly refurbished The Green House pub in Sutton Coldfield. Open to the public from Saturday 10th November here’s what we thought of the new look and seasonal menu

Please note this review is #sponsored and we received complimentary food and drink in exchange for an honest opinion

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In the most obvious cliche ever Ma Lee and I had the time of our lives watching Dirty Dancing at the Alexandra Theatre…

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Bitter ‘n Twisted kindly invited Mr Fletche and I to sample the Jekyll and Hyde’s new autumn cocktail menu. The night before a wedding. Potential hangover awaits.

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