Norfolk Minibreak…

We always try to go away for our birthdays. It used to be: go away for Shaun’s in October and again for mine in November but with the wedding and house being a money sponge the last couple of years we’ve gone away in between! This year we were thinking of going to St Ives…

Anna, Clifton Village

Happy Weekend everyone! I do hope it stays lovely and cold until Christmas! This is just a quick hello, and quick get to ANNA asap! Based in the heart of Clifton Village their macarons and pastries are freshly made on the premises. They’ve partnered with Extract Coffee; a Bristol based company that specialises in seasonal blends with striking…

Daylesford, Kingham

Daylesford has been one of my favourite places to visit for a long time, no matter how many times I go I’m inspired every time! The run up to Christmas is probably one of my favourite times to go. The simple decorations are magical! If you’ve been before you’ll know exactly what I’m talking about…

London Festivities

Last weekend took me to London. Mum and I love going to the Spirit of Christmas at Olympia so thought we’d take the opportunity to have the weekend away together, so we hopped on the train to Paddington Friday evening! We chose to stay at Radisson Blu Edwardian Vanderbilt as it was a good location…

The Kings Arms, Didmarton

I would love to live in the Cotswolds, there is something about it, but with my husband’s family business being only 10 minutes away it’s not going to happen – marriage is all about compromise right?  It’s not all bad as we can be there in about 40 mins so I do like to spend…

Honeymoon – Capo La Gala Hotel, Sorrento

For honeymoon we wanted the opposite to what I can imagine most people want…. Short trip away with a short haul flight! For one I am the BIGGEST home bird, never one to be away for long (went travelling for a year, I was home in 2 months!) and we didn’t fancy a great long…