Food, Life, Uncategorized

6 Towns 1 city carnival

Hey guys I’m back!!!

It makes me very happy to say that I’ve finished my masters and have the time now to do things that I love including this blog. My head wasn’t in the right place to be posting things a few months again and I felt guilty for writing posts instead of doing uni work. HOWEVER that part of my life has come to an end now and I want to continue writing for pleasure rather than marked pieces of work.Β DSCN0018

This weekend A and I went to a carnival in Stoke-on-Trent, a nearby city in the UK. It was recommended to us by family and it did not disappoint! The carnival was called 6 towns 1 city and it was Caribbean themed. This was just a beautiful day with good Jamaican food, good music and people coming together to celebrate this city. Even better that the sun was shining and some how I managed to escape without sunburn πŸ™‚

Now I have to say well done to Stoke-on-Trent because this was a really good afternoon well spent and it makes a change from going to festivals and listening to the same music.

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The first thing we obviously did was queue up and get food. How come British people will instantly join a queue regardless if there are other tents with the same thing being served? I presume if there is a queue that it must be good! Let me know if you think the same or am I just being tricked? Well we queued up and both got jerk chicken and rice – mine with coleslaw and A had fried dumplings. So So tasty!

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We then walked around and to my horror I still had the label in my H&M top, kindly pointed out by another citizen. Keeping it classy since 93′ We enjoyed the music, I awkwardly posed in front of signs and we basked in the heat.

Just as we were leaving we realised we missed the alcohol tent! Darn!

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Glad to be back. Hope you enjoyed my mix of food and life.

Speak soon

Katie xx

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