Easter Arrives At Lush Cosmetics

Easter Arrives At Lush Cosmetics

As I drove to work early on Wednesday morning, I enjoyed a commute filled with beautiful sunshine and warm air blasting through my car … View Post
The Gin Society Festival at Manchester Cathedral

The Gin Society Festival at Manchester Cathedral

Do you remember the very first time you tasted gin? I do. My first experience was when an older relative offered me a sip … View Post
Escaping An Emotional Vampire

Escaping An Emotional Vampire

The Emotional Vampire. Narcissist. Sociopath. These special creatures may fall under the ‘guise of many a name but do not be fooled.  Emotional Vampires … View Post
Welsh Cakes Recipe For St Davids Day

Welsh Cakes Recipe For St Davids Day

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Sant Hapus! Now I’m not technically Welsh as I was born and bred in England, however, my husband and … View Post
The Weekend Post | A Mini Break In Manchester

The Weekend Post | A Mini Break In Manchester

It easy for routine to slowly creep in, isn’t it? The ‘eat sleep work repeat‘ thing can start to feel suffocating and a … View Post
Bat Out Of Hell: The Musical Comes To Manchester

Bat Out Of Hell: The Musical Comes To Manchester

On Friday 17th February 2017, Manchester’s Opera House was home to something a little bit special; the world premiere of Jim Steinman’s Bat … View Post
The Patricia Dress | Joanie Clothing

The Patricia Dress | Joanie Clothing

If you haven’t heard of Joanie Clothing before, let me fill you in. They are a relatively new vintage-inspired brand, specialising in fun, … View Post
My Mother Was Right | Raising Teenagers

My Mother Was Right | Raising Teenagers

Yes, you read that correctly. I am holding up my weary hands, waving that white flag and admitting that my Mother right – about everything! … View Post
The Old Mill Hotel Ramsbottom | Spa Day & Afternoon Tea

The Old Mill Hotel Ramsbottom | Spa Day & Afternoon Tea

January is one of the worst months, isn’t it? Everyone is skint, sluggish and tired. The weather is usually less than ideal for … View Post
Getting Married in New York City | Tips For Eloping

Getting Married in New York City | Tips For Eloping

In October 2016, Adam and I eloped to New York City and tied the knot at City Hall. I use the word ‘elope’ in a … View Post
The Art Of Doing Nothing

The Art Of Doing Nothing

I’m going to ask you guys a question and I want you to give me an honest response: When was the last time … View Post
Exploring New York City | Part Three

Exploring New York City | Part Three

Read Part One and Part Two of our New York City adventure! Day Five After ending our fourth day in New York on a … View Post
Exploring New York City | Part Two

Exploring New York City | Part Two

Read Part One of our New York adventure here! Day Three We woke up on our third day in New York City in a … View Post
Exploring New York City | Part One

Exploring New York City | Part One

As most of my regular readers will already know, Adam and I recently enjoyed the holiday of a lifetime in New York City. Of … View Post