Posts in the Everyday category

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Switzerland

Seven Restaurants in Geneva, Switzerland

As our trip to Geneva was booked super last minute, I didn’t put the hours of research into finding restaurants that I normally do. Instead we enjoyed the fantastic restaurants at the hotel as well as taking local recommendations from the concierge. Despite the last minute nature, we didn’t have a problem getting tables and… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Switzerland

An Easter Break at Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues Geneva

I’m seriously not a spontaneous person especially when it comes to planning trips… everything is sketched out months in advance, booked and spreadsheeted to avoid FOMO and not being able to get sought after reservations. But Mr S suggested I come to Switzerland to meet him as he finished his ski trip for us to… Read more »

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Pregnancy Diaries: The Second Trimester: Weeks 13 – 20

The second trimester began characteristically with more anxiety, though the moment I got through the 13th week, I felt I could breath a small sigh of relief! The first thing the internet told me to do was go and tell my GP, if you read my other pregnancy posts you’ll know it was a GP… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Top Tens Luxury Travel Tips Personal Pregnancy

Ten Tips For Planning a Babymoon

The babymoon… what exactly is it? Well put simply it’s the last holiday taken by parents-to-be before the arrival of their baby. It’s the ‘final fling’, the ‘last hoorah’ and a chance to take some time that’s all about you before you new arrival enters your life. Though Mr S has been referring to it… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe UK Top Tens Personal

Five UK Hotels Perfect for a Babymoon Staycation

A babymoon or final fling is the perfect way to celebrate the pending arrival of your little one, whilst getting a last chance to have a holiday on your own. But getting on a plane whilst pregnant can be a little daunting with the prospect of uncomfortable seats, increased risk of DVT or worst case… Read more »

| Everyday London Life

Pregnancy Diaries: The First Trimester

I just wanted to start this off with a little disclaimer. I know pregnancy diaries aren’t everyone’s cup of tea and this is very different to my usual content but I’ve found reading about other people’s experiences during my pregnancy so helpful. Especially those of bloggers I know personally or I’ve followed for a long… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Top Tens Sweden

Ten Reasons Why I Fell in Love with Stockholm

A beautiful city on the water, Stockholm is an archipelago of 14 islands connected by 57 bridges – your eyes won’t be watering with ugly high rises and smoggy polluted air. There’s a reason locals called their city ‘beauty on water’ and it wasn’t hard to fall in love with this gorgeous city, lush with… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Sweden

Three Places to Eat in Stockholm

We were seriously spoilt for choice when it came to choosing where to eat in Stockholm, from fine dining and Michelin star restaurants to gorgeous bistros and brasseries and cute cafes. As you know I always put a lot of research into choosing restaurants for a trip and this time I had something else to… Read more »

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A New Adventure

Checking in for a new adventure… one like we’ve never experienced before… In August, Mr S and I expect the arrival of our baby boy and the start of a brand new chapter of our lives. Long time readers may be wondering what took us so long, after all we’d been married nearly five years… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Sweden

A Home Away From Home: Ett Hem, A Luxury Hotel in Stockholm, Sweden

What comes to mind when you think of a luxury hotel? Silver service? Glittering chandeliers? A Michelin-star restaurant? Well, all these things are lovely of course… but isn’t wonderful to travel thousands of miles and arrive somewhere that makes you feel right at home? That’s where Ett Hem in Stockholm is rather different to most… Read more »