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A week in Sicily


Sam, Dougie and I spent a week in beautiful Sicily…

Tips for travelling with a toddler


Travelling with a toddler can be hard work, but there are things that can help relieve some of the stress…  

A week in Nîmes


Those of you that follow me on Instagram or Twitter may know that I spent last week in Nîmes in France…

A weekend in Brussels


I spent this weekend in Brussels with my friend Hannah. We chose to visit Brussels as it meant we could get the Eurostar, which we felt maximised the time we had…

Our Mexican honeymoon

Lifestyle Travel

Two days after our wedding, Sam and I flew to Cancun in Mexico. From there, we headed to Playa del Carmen where we were going to spend the next two weeks, relaxing, exploring and just .

Top things to do in Playa del Carmen

Daily life Lifestyle Travel

As some of you may know, I’ve just come back from a Doug-less honeymoon – two weeks in Playa del Carmen, a coastal town in Mexico… The area has beautiful beaches, plenty of shops, .

Our engagement story (& a little wedding update)

Daily life Lifestyle Travel

I can’t believe how quickly our wedding is coming up. It always seemed like it was ages away, we had so many other weddings to go to before ours, but now there is only one more wedding .

First family holiday

Daily life Lifestyle Parenting Travel

I’ve spent the last week in Portugal with Sam and Dougie, our first family holiday. It was such a lovely week, although holidaying with a baby does not lend itself to a chilled, .

Babymoon in Portugal

Lifestyle Pregnancy Travel

Since I found out we were having a little one, going on a babymoon was something I really wanted to do. I thought it would be really good for Sam and I to go away for a few days, just .

New York

Daily life Lifestyle Travel

New York has always been one of my favourite places to visit, and I’d only ever been in summer, so after the mild winter we had in England, New York in January was definitely a shock to .

Singapore / Kuala Lumpur / Thailand

Lifestyle Travel

Another country ticked off! I spent a few days travelling around Thailand with my boyfriend. We visited the beautiful islands of Koh Lanta, Koh Phi Phi and Rai Lay Bay.