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El Celler de Can Roca: Dinner at One of The World’s Best Restaurants

The most important thing to me about travelling is once-in-a-lifetime experiences. I’m fortunate enough to have had a few; my first glimpse of a family of elephants in the wild, having afternoon tea with giraffes, bathing in natural springs in Iceland, meeting world renowned chefs and dining in some of the world’s best restaurants. These… Read more »

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There’s a New Maître Choux and How to Make London’s Most Famous Eclairs

Ever wondered what goes into London’s most famous eclairs? Maître Choux not only produces London’s most famous and most beautiful choux pastry, they are also the world’s first choux pastry specialist…and thanks to frequent appearances on Instagram they, have amassed a cult following. But ever wondered if these pastries taste as good as they look?… Read more »

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Driving A Rolls-Royce Wraith to Soho Farmhouse

I don’t think that there is any brand that is as synonymous with luxury as Rolls-Royce. The cars are the epitome of elegance, style and quality – a best of British brand that has been manufacturing cars for over a century. We were fortunate enough to be loaned the Rolls-Royce Wraith to take on a… Read more »

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Exploring Art and History in Barcelona

Having only ever seen the beautiful art and architecture of Barcelona in pictures, I couldn’t wait to see it for myself! The concierge at Hotel Arts Barcelona organised a private tour guide for us who had a vast knowledge of the city plus she pre-booked tickets for us and we were able to jump the… Read more »

| Restaurants

Delicious Dishes Down at The Dairy, Clapham

I don’t think I need to say again that one reason why I love being a blogger is all the wonderful friends that I’ve made. One of whom is Lauren, a fantastic friend who I don’t go a day without speaking to over some form of media! With our other halves busy at the weekend,… Read more »

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A Theatre of Food at Tickets in Barcelona

When we planned our trip to Barcelona there was once restaurant that was firmly at the top of my list: the world-famous Tickets by Albert Adrià. The younger brother of the legendary Ferran Adrià, Albert spent 23 years working at three Michelin starred ElBulli – voted the best restaurant in the world five time. In Barcelona, the brothers… Read more »

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Beachfront Dining in Barcelona

For Mr S’s Barcelona birthday trip, the beach front location of Hotel Arts was perfect. Away from the city we really did feel like we were on holiday as we strolled along the soft sands of Barceloneta Beach, one of the oldest and most loved in the city.   With the looming structure of the Hotel… Read more »

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A Stylish Stay at Hotel Arts Barcelona, Spain

Having always valued experiences over things, I decided to treat Mr S to a weekend away for his birthday. A huge fan of Spanish food and culture, Barcelona seemed the perfect city break – it would be Mr S’s third time in the city and my first and we couldn’t wait to explore together! Carefully… Read more »

| Everyday Restaurants

A Ladies Lunch at Launceston Place

Some restaurant march loudly on to the restaurant scene, big and brash, celebrity-filled always making a big noise in London. Others are quieter…those London stalwarts who remain on the scene not really making much sound but producing great food for years and year. Launceston Place in South Kensington is one such hidden gem. The fact… Read more »

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10 Reasons Why Mr S is the Perfect Instagram Husband

As social media rapidly continues to take over the world, the phrase ‘Instagram Husband’ has entered our vocabulary and has become a common phenomenon. So what exactly is the somewhat elusive Instagram Husband? He’s the man behind the lens, the one getting in awkward positions as his wife or girl friend demands the perfect photo…. Read more »