Browsing All posts tagged under »Kirkgate Market«

Your Independent Weekly Shop

June 20, 2013


The dreaded supermarket shop. While it may be useful for bulk buying, I can’t think of anything that is pleasurable about the experience. Screaming kids, crowded aisles, dubious quality and money ‘saving’ deals that don’t always do what they say on the tin. These are just a few things I associate with the experience. The […]

Oh Please! Love Your Local Market

April 17, 2013


Brought to you by the letter ‘O’ For me, living in the city centre of Leeds certainly has its perks. Since moving here two months ago I feel that I have discovered some of the best experiences Leeds has to offer. From coffee shops to bars and from clothes stores to eateries, being only a moment away from […]

Leeds In The Snow

January 15, 2013


I love snow. I love Leeds. What do you get when you mix snow with Leeds? Yep, you guessed it. The attractions of Leeds covered (more like sprinkled) with the white stuff. So I took off with my camera and managed to get a few pictures in before the flurry of snow was over. I […]

I Made My Own Sushi And It Looked Like This…

January 5, 2013


…Not. During an attempt to save some cash (and inspired by my friend’s scrumptious sushi in the picture above), I thought when I made my own sushi it would turn out similar. I took myself to the Chinese supermarket in Kirkgate Market and picked up all the ingredients, including mirin which I’m told is usually hard to come […]