‘The’ Oat & Raisin Cookies

Possibly the greatest cookie recipe of all time. Yes, that’s a big statement… Mumma and I made these cookies a while back and I remember wondering why we’d ever pick oat and raisin cookies over chocolate. Usually I found oat and raisin cookies dry and pretty tough, so I was sceptical. But, I love baking […]

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A Weekend in Paris

Paris has won my heart – what a beautiful city! G and I planned a surprise trip for his mum’s birthday and it was just the most perfect long weekend away. We started with prosecco on the Eurostar, strawberries and pastries, before hopping off 2 hours later to beautiful sunshine at Gard du Nord. As […]

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Our Romantic Getaway to Edinburgh

With everything from old cobbled streets, boutique interior design shops, fine dining venues to suit all tastes and one of the UK’s best Christmas Markets – it was no surprise that Edinburgh has been on the top of my list for a winter weekend getaway. So, for G and I’s 4 years, we took a […]

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Summer Weekend in The Forest of Dean

June is officially the start of summer (YAY) and I couldn’t think of a more perfect way to start it than with a weekend away! But where to this time…? G and I woke up on Friday morning and after ensuring we had remembered everything from our weekend bags and sliders, to the banana bread […]

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Secret Escape to Donnington Valley Spa

When I knew that I had a long weekend free for the May Bank Holiday I was rattling my brain to think of how to spend it. In London, the options are endless whether you want to go out for bottomless brunch, recline on sun loungers in one of the many beautiful parks, have a […]

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72 Hours in Berlin

I absolutely love travelling and I am lucky enough to have ticked off many of my exotic bucket list destinations over the years. However, when it comes to classic European cities I have not been that adventurous. I’ve always wanted to go interrailing but never got around to it, opting for a girl’s trip to […]

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Ragdale Hall: A Spa Experience Like No Other

As I sit here wrapped in my white fluffy dressing gown, I reminisce this time last week – the beginning of a weekend that I’d been waiting for for a very long time… Tranquility, relaxation and luxury.   Sometimes in life, time spent doing ‘nothing’ is some of the most precious we have. It is […]

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