Posts in the Everyday category

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe France

Ten Tips for Disneyland Paris with a Toddler

I remember visiting Disneyland Paris the year it opened when I was ten years old. It was the most truly magical holiday I’d ever experienced – princesses, It’s a Small World, the parades, the shows, the castle… of course I cried when  I had to leave! I returned in my childhood and relived the experiences…… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel

Travel Plans and Wanderlust Wishlist for 2023 – Oscar’s UK Bucket List

Every year I write a post noting my upcoming plans for the year and the places that I’m dreaming of visiting going forward. I usually publish it on the 1st of Jan but I’m a bit belated this year due to being so busy over the Christmas period. I find January often brings a flurry… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Greece

A Family-Friendly Stay At Sani Asterias at the Sani Resort

When we had Oscar, I knew our hotel stay and travel-style would have to change. I wanted to adapt this blog to review the very best hotels that also catered for children and babies and there was one place that just kept coming up in my research both online and in real life conversations with… Read more »

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Oscar’s Third Birthday Party

I’ve been meaning to write a post about Oscar’s birthday party for a while…there’s a few posts I’ve been meaning to write lately but life has got in the way of blogging! I really should write a life lately post, I used to do them monthly but I never have the time any more. I… Read more »

| Everyday Restaurants

The Jurassic Afternoon Tea at The Ampersand Hotel

One of the activities I’ve most been looking forward to with Oscar is afternoon tea. At just turned three he is happy to sit in restaurants for longer periods of time (albeit with the help of a drawing board or sticker book) and going out with him and his cousins is really fun! The Jurassic… Read more »

| Everyday Restaurants

Platinum Jubilee Afternoon Tea at Grosvenor House London

I was invited to experience the Platinum Jubilee Afternoon Tea Approximately 3 years BC (before Covid) I enjoyed the Christmas Nutcracker Afternoon Tea with my dear friend Binny in the Park Room at JW Marriott Grosvenor House London. Fast forward to now (well last week), Binny invited me to join her on a table she… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe Greece

A Family Holiday at Domes of Elounda, Crete, Greece

When we first had Oscar I thought we’d be going on little holidays all the time: summer trips, Christmas markets, city breaks. I remember excitedly writing Oscar’s bucket list on the 1st of January 2020… oh the irony. Anyway I won’t dwell on the ‘C’ word and the brakes it put on our travel for… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Interiors

6 Positive Life Changes for A Better Night’s Sleep

This post is in conjunction with TEMPUR® but all thoughts are my own. Life in lockdown had significant knock on effects. For many of us there was a huge desire to change things up whether that be learning a language, writing a book, getting fit or alternatively developing a new mind set or positive mental… Read more »

| Everyday Europe Latvia

A Wedding in Latvia and a Stay The Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga

There’s nothing quite like a wedding, even better… a family wedding… even better… a destination wedding! Which was why we were super excited to head to Latvia for Mr S’s brothers wedding! Starved of a social life and of travel for two years, this was going to be something very special and not only that,… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel Europe UK

A Bridgerton-style getaway in Bletchley at Horwood House

I was not paid for content but my night at Horwood House was complimentary. Every mum needs a night off once in a while… to sleep in her own bed uninterrupted by little voices at 6am wanting food, milk, a bath or Peppa Pig… which was why my invitation for a bloggers trip to Horwood… Read more »