Posts in the Events category

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Five Places to Go in London This Christmas

There’s nothing quite like London at Christmas and hotels, shops and restaurants are upping their game even more with Instagrammable facades, decorations and Christmas trees. As part of this month’s Christmas themed travel link up I thought I’d tell you about a few places I’ve visited recently that gave me festive vibes. 1. The Connaught… Read more »

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Christmas Afternoon Tea at The Connaught

I think no one does Christmas quite like London’s luxury hotels… for me as soon as I walk into a hotel foyer lined with decorations and decked out with a huge Christmas tree… the smell of pine in the air, I feel excited and festive! And you couldn’t wipe the smile off my face the… Read more »

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Belgravia in Bloom

You only need to look at my Instagram profile to see how much I love flowers…so hearing about Belgravia in Bloom was something that got me very excited. Belgravia is local to me and somewhere I often explore during the weekend so I’d already spotted the new flower installations celebrating Mexican artist, Frida Kahlo. Frida’s… Read more »

| Everyday London Life Events

The Dorchester Hotel Pop-Up at The Chelsea Flower Show

With the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Spring in full swing and  flowers blooming up all around London you cannot help but feel happy vibes in the city and a general feeling that love is in the air! The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is back for another year and I couldn’t have… Read more »

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A Taste of Thailand with Chang Sensory Trails

My first trip to Thailand was around ten years ago. Only my second time visiting Asia and full of excitement at the promise of somewhere so exotic and unlike my home. Of course I fell head over heels in love with the country – the culture, the people but most of all the food. Returning… Read more »

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A Brand New Book for Biscuiteers

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Biscuiteers make the best biscuits in London and that their biscuit boutique and icing cafe is an utterly Instagrammable.  Despite London facing Snowmageddon, I was not going to miss the launch of The Biscuiteers Book of Iced Gifts at the Northcote Road boutique. Having never actually been there… Read more »

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Early Valentine’s Day at Corinthia Hotel London

I’m a strong believer that couples should have multiple honeymoons per year, so why not multiple Valentine’s Days too? It’s not everyone’s favourite day of the year but personally I love an excuse to buy Mr S a cute card, prepare him some heart shaped toast and head out for a romantic dinner. After seeing… Read more »

| London Life Events

What I did on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

Christmas is over for another year but I love recording what I got up to over the festive period on this blog. That’s the thing I love most about blogging, I’ll be able to look back at those wonderful days that we had as a family and have the memories recorded forever! I hope my… Read more »

| Everyday Luxury Travel UK Events

The Veuve Clicquot Winter Terrace at The St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

Underneath the neo-Gothic arches of the St Pancras Renaissance Hotel by St Pancras Station, lies a magical winter garden…. Fitted out in the brand’s distinctive yellow tones, is the Veuve Clicquot Winter Terrace.` Framed by two glittering Christmas trees… And with a 50’s style retro Airstream serving as a bar.   You certainly won’t go cold with heaters… Read more »

| Everyday Events Personal

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 »