Brunch at Christopher’s, Covent Garden ~ An honest review

A few days ago, I arranged to meet up with Debra for a quick bite. I had been looking forward to this for a long time. Yes to new friendships, yes to fellow bloggers/vloggers who understand your need to film or photograph every single part of your dining experience. And quite frankly, yes to simply…

Office space makeover ~ Before and after

Today I embarked on a little home makeover project and completely transformed my office space. I needed to re-design it, as it just wasn’t working for me anymore. This, my friends, is real life Pinterest. If you’d like to see how it all went down, including the Before pictures, read on…

Escapade ~ My trip to Martinique

July and August 2016 will forever be engraved in my memory. My little family and I spent just over two weeks in the splendid, mesmerizing island of Martinique (West Indies) home to my husband and his extended family. We had such an amazing time.  I had already visited Martinique in 2008 and I was glad…

Dinner at Flat Iron Steak, Covent Garden ~ Review

Have you heard of the £10 steak? Well, here it is. At Flat Iron Steak, you get the steak, the complementary pop corn and ice cream for dessert… all for £10. I added the sides and I think I ended up paying just under £15 for the entire meal.

Tried and tested ~ Arbonne skin care

I’m currently preparing for our family holiday (6 more sleeps!) but before I go, I really wanted to tell you about an event I attended not too long ago. It was hosted by the lovely Catherine, one of Arbonne’s independent consultants, in a beautiful location near my house. Arbonne is a brand I had never heard…

Vanilla and lemon cake ~ Recipe

This is the one cake I love making here at home, and that everyone loves. It’s a simple, quick recipe that requires a small amount of ingredients…

Announcement: I’m on YouTube!

Following on from my previous post, I’m pleased to say my brand new YouTube channel is now live, please click here, watch/like my videos and subscribe! There are already quite a few on there. Lifestyle, food, leisure, home making, vlogs… if you’ve enjoyed my blog so far, my channel is basically the video version of it!…

On being more confident and trusting the process

What a busy few weeks it’s been for me. Things are getting more and more intense at work – that honeymoon probation period is now long gone and I find myself having to work under just as much pressure as everyone else. Speaking of which…

A match made in heaven

Wow. It’s February already… How time flies. I know I haven’t been as active as I had hoped to be but I’m glad to be back with

Get the look ~ Blazers

I live in blazers. I absolutely love how versatile they are – definitely a necessity and staple item to have in your wardrobe. In this post I’m helping you get

A guide to… Getting into horse riding

I receive a lot of emails and messages from people who want to get into horse riding and don’t really know where to start. So I thought I’d write a post and cover the basics on which steps to take and what to expect.