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A Yorkshire Staycation

As much as I love jetting off abroad, there is just so much to explore in the UK. The trendy buzzword is a ‘staycation’ but really, it’s about appreciating what’s on your doorstep. Jumping on a plane is very exciting but sometimes, visiting somewhere like the Yorkshire Dales with Sykes Cottages can be just as […]

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Winter Workwear

What to wear to work is a struggle at the best of times, but in winter, the question of an office-appropriate outfit gets harder when you add the need to keep warm. When all I want to do is put on some leggings and an oversized knitted jumper, it can be hard to decide what […]

The Perfect Little Black Dress

I’m not prone to exaggeration here on this blog so I hope you take me seriously when I tell you that today I’m going to share with you the best dress I’ve ever worn. I own a lot of dresses, so the standards are high but this dress from La Redoute is the best thing […]

Pet Peeves

Who else is a dog person? I couldn’t imagine life without one – but that doesn’t mean that my dog doesn’t drive me crazy at times. When the fantastic RSPCA got in touch to ask me about my pet peeves, I wanted to share some of my dog’s unique quirks:

Travel Memories: My Worst Journey

I love to travel and I’ve visited plenty of countries, although my ‘to-visit’ list is forever growing. As a result, I’ve experienced a variety of journeys; some good, some bad and some downright terrible. My worst journey was a trip to Germany and today, I thought I’d share the memory!

Gin and Tonic Ice Lollies

Gin is a girl’s best friend – that’s the saying, right? Well, it should be. I love the stuff. So when Gin Explorer got in touch to send me a box full of gin, I got very excited. A monthly subscription box of gin? It’s the dream – and I couldn’t wait to put my […]

Postcards from Pompeii

Pompeii has been on my bucket list ever since I can remember. As a child, I loved learning about the Romans and this perfectly preserved city destroyed by Vesuvius captured my imagination. This year, I finally got to visit the place I have read so much about:

OOTD: Fashion Week Style with George at Asda

I’ve never been to London Fashion Week; I definitely don’t feel ‘cool’ or ‘fashion’ enough but I’m always fascinated by the street style shots of bloggers and celebrities dashing between shows. So when George at Asda challenged me to create a fashion week style for just £50, I jumped at the chance.

5 Alternatives to Hotels

There are many reasons to avoid a hotel when travelling; first and foremost, hotels are pricey and there are much cheaper alternatives to consider when you travel either abroad or in the UK. Alternatives to hotels also offer something different to a hotel, whether this is a kitchen, home comforts or a different kind of […]

OOTD: Culotte It Out

This season, culottes have become my must-have item for Summer. They are so comfortable, easy to dress up or down and this bargain pair from Primark have become a key item in my holiday wardrobe. They’re my favourite travel wardrobe essential so I wanted to share some snaps from a day exploring Palma.