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Our Wedding Part 3 – The Reception

Sitting together in the wedding car was our last chance to enjoy some alone time, gather our thoughts and prepare ourselves for our long-awaited wedding reception. It was a very hot day for May and we sat back in the car as we passed through Hyde Park watching everyone enjoying the sun…how funny I thought,… Read more »

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Celebrating at The Sanderson

Since getting back from our honeymoon, Mr S and I have had the usual string of birthdays, parties and weddings to attend every weekend. We love seeing our friends and celebrating with them but we’ve had little time to enjoy spending alone as a married couple. Finally, we had a weekend together and with our… Read more »

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SilverSpoon on Honeymoon: Brilliant, Beautiful, Breath-taking Bora Bora and the Four Seasons Hotel

Being a Four Seasons affectionado I always look forward to reading their newsletter when it pings into my mailbox. But it was about two years I saw a picture that took my breath away and immediately forwarded the email to Mr Silver. ‘OMG, check out the Four Seasons Bora Bora, it’s stunning,’ Admittedly I wasn’t sure… Read more »

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Our Wedding: Part 2 – The Ceremony

Our wedding ceremony was at New West End Synagogue in St Petersburgh Place, Bayswater. One of the oldest and most beautiful synagogues in London. Though neither of us are very religious, it meant a lot to our families that we had chosen to get married in a synagogue and I was glad we’d chosen one… Read more »

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Bloggers Reunited at The Ham Yard Hotel

With my wedding whirlwind, followed my a three day minimoon and a four week honeymoon, I’d been out of the ‘blogger loop’ for sometime. But once I was home, it was back in business and I was excited to reconnect with all the new blogging buddies I’d made in the last year. Starting with…the lovely… Read more »

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Win a Tasting Menu for Two at The Square, London

2014 has been a big year for me…  I started my blog in January and I have been able to chronicle every exciting moment of this fantastic year. I wrote retrospectively about the proposal, our engagement party and then in the present moment about our cake tasting, our pre-wedding photo-shoot, my hen party and finally… Read more »

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Up ‘On the Roof with Q’ and on the buses with Pimms

You’ve got to love summer in London, it may only last about two weeks but what a fantastic two weeks they are… Hanging out in roof top bars drinking champagne, chilling out in pub gardens drinking rose and picnics in the park with a bottle of wine… now that’s is the life. My favourite of… Read more »

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Our Wedding: Part One – The Morning

Finally, the day had arrived. A day I’d not only been planning for the last year and half but one I’d been dreaming of my whole life, especially since I met my soulmate Mr Silver three years ago. I was incredibly excited to wear my beautiful couture dress by Phillipa Lepley. After ten fittings and… Read more »

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The SilverSpoon Guide to Staycations: My Top 10 Luxury Hotels in the UK

 ‘Against the Envy of less happier lands, This blessed plot, this earth, this realm, this England’ I love travelling the world: California beaches, the Australian rainforest, Thai jungles and Italian gastronomy are all fabulous, but there’s nothing I love more than this scepter’d isle. A country that has rolling countryside, pretty pebble beaches and the… Read more »

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Dining at The Balcon and How do Food Bloggers Stay Slim?

A question often asked to me and my fellow food / lifestyle bloggers is: ‘How do you eat all that food yet stay slim?’ On my blog you may have seen tucking into multi-dish tasting menus at Chotto Matte, an epic Indian feast at Trishna or a sugar-packed afternoon tea at The Intercontinental Westminster whilst… Read more »