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Top Ten Things to Do at Soho Farmhouse

Though I’ve lived in London for nearly half my life, I’m a country girl at heart! Bought up in a tiny village in Buckinghamshire where the local post office and the corner shop were the most exciting things we had nearby. I think that’s why returning to the British countryside always feels like going home…… Read more »

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Luxury Travel Tips: How to Choose the Perfect Luxury Hotel for You

Choosing a hotel may not be of the utmost importance to everyone but for me the right accommodation can really make or break as holiday. Of course your hotel priorities will be different depending on the destination but in this post I aim to give you some overall guidelines to select your hotel and avoid… Read more »

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Churchill’s Vintage London Winter Terrace

I love a winter terrace in London, it’s so fun to enjoy the snuggly atmosphere of a gorgeous grotto whilst still feeling the brisk London air on your skin and watching the world go by! The Vintage London Winter Terrace at The Churchill Bar in the Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill is in quite simply the perfect… Read more »

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The Birthday Party

As much as I enjoy writing restaurant reviews and travel recommendations, my favourite part of blogging is being able to keep a personal diary. The chance to look back and remember fun times shared with friends, family and loved ones. The pictures maybe less than perfect, poses not quite ‘grammable and not every hair in… Read more »

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Nordic Cuisine at Aquavit London

I’d heard great things about Aquavit London in St James and it had been on my radar for places to try for a while. Even more so when it won a coveted Michelin star recently. It was perhaps not a huge surprise as the contemporary Nordic restaurant already has two Michelin stars at the original… Read more »

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A Not-Quite-Heavenly Dinner at Celeste at The Lanesborough

After a brief consultation with in a hive mind group what’s app, Emma, Binny, Aftab, Zoe and I all came to the conclusion that Celeste at The Lanesborough was a restaurant that featured on all of our London to do lists. They even had a very reasonably priced £42 set menu … so soon it was settled… Read more »

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A Perfect Start at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park

I’m really a firm believer in breakfast being the most important meal of the day and the right breakfast sets you up both mentally and physically. It also doesn’t hurt to enjoy a healthy start surrounded by good friends and in a beautiful environment.  The Rosebery Lounge at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park has to be… Read more »

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Happy Birthday Me!! And Win A £300 Net-a-Porter Voucher and Cake!!

It’s my birthday today!! Happy Birthday me!!! If you follow me on Instagram you’ll know Mr S and I spent the weekend at Soho Farmhouse, a hotel in the Cotswolds that has quickly become my happy place. I did exactly what I wanted to do which was spending the weekend eating and drinking too much… Read more »

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Up on the Roof at Il Tetto

From the early days of its conception, I’ve been a big fan of the pop-up restaurants on the Selfridges’ rooftop and it’s always exciting to see what’s coming next! This autumn it’s going Italian with the opening of Il Tetto, inspired by Tuscan trattorias, rural country side and seasonal ingredients from Italy. Take the express… Read more »

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My Favourite Little Treats

Sponsored post in association with American Express® I’m definitely a ‘treat yourself kind of girl’ and I think it’s lovely to try to do so every day, no matter how small. I think there so many ways to make life a little better and you don’t always need to spend money to do it. According… Read more »