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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 »

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Saturday Spanish Feasting Brunch at Aqua Nueva

I was invited to review brunch at Aqua Nueva and our food and drink was complimentary. I was not paid to attend and was not under contractual obligation to write this blog post or create content on any platform.  My mum recently said to me… ‘I don’t really like brunch…’ to which I had to… Read more »

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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 »

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A Girls Getaway to Babington House, Somerset

I firmly believe that if a tourist visits England and focuses only on London, they are seriously missing out. Personally, I’m totally in love with the Great British countryside and for me it’s the real heart of England. And when staying in the countryside I’d really recommend opting to stay in a quintessential country house…… Read more »

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Ten Ways Instagram has Changed my Travel Habits

I have confessed before that Instagram has changed the way I travel and while this may have negative connotations to some, to me it is only positive. Enhancing the way I travel, collecting memories and seeing things in a different light. This month as part of our travel link up on ‘habits’ I want to… Read more »

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A Stay at The Atlantic Hotel and the Eat Jersey Food Festival 2019

I was invited to stay at the Atlantic Hotel and attend the Eat Jersey Food Festival as part of a press trip and our food, drink, accommodation and flights were complimentary. I was not paid to attend and was not under contractual obligation to write this blog post or create content on any platform.  A… Read more »

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Cherry Blossom Season at Mei Ume

I was invited to review Mei Ume and our food and drink was complimentary. I was not paid to attend and was not under contractual obligation to write this blog post or create content on any platform.  If you follow me on Instagram you may have noticed that I’m a big fan of flowers…. and… Read more »

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The Queen of Afternoon Teas at Hotel Café Royal

 I was invited to review afternoon tea at Hotel Café Royal and our food and drink was complimentary. I was not paid to attend and was not under contractual obligation to write this blog post or create content on any platform.  Regular readers will remember my visit to Hotel Café Royal last summer when I… Read more »

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The Spring Jungle at the Dalloway Terrace

I was a plus one to another influencer at breakfast and our food and drinks were complimentary. We were under no obligation to post.  Always one to move with the seasons, The Dalloway Terrace in London’s Bloomsbury has a brand new installation – and I think it might be the most vibrant one yet!   Shiny… Read more »

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The Five Most Beautiful Places I’ve Ever Visited

There’s nothing like a place full of beauty (whether natural or man made) to capture your heart while travelling. Here’s my list of the five most beautiful places that I’ve visited. 1. Amalfi Coast  Maybe one day I’ll stop going on about how amazing the Amalfi Coast in Italy is but that isn’t yet…I’m still… Read more »