Travel UK

Travel || North York Moors Railway

A few weekends ago, Sam and I hopped into the car and drove about 30 minutes outside of York to ride on the North York Moors Railway. “Riding a train for fun? Are you crazy?!” I hear you all…

Recipes Savoury Recipes Vegetarian

Recipes || Summer Panzanella

I’m a bit of a panzanella addict. A panzanella is basically a bread salad, so how could I ever resist something with “bread” as its main ingredient.  The best things about panzanellas are that once you have your bread,…


An Exciting Announcement: Please Welcome….

Our little family has finally grown to include a third member. It’s something that I’ve been wishing for for ages and it’s recently been made possible. I’ve made no secret of it on instagram or social media (in fact,…

New Ways to Follow

New Ways to Follow

Hello all!  Have you checked out my latest vlog? If you haven’t seen it yet, head on over to my YouTube channel. Or even better, you can subscribe to my channel and you’ll get a notification when I upload…

Travel UK

Travel || Yorkshire Lavender Farm

There has been an overwhelming number of posts about lavender fields lately, mostly because the season is drawing to an end and bloggers are trying to squeeze in visits whilst the lavender is still in bloom. My visit to…

slow living

An Introduction to Slow Living

“Slow Living” has been a bit of a buzz phrase over the past few years, and it’s something that is really easy to ridicule. Most of us instagram and pinterest obsessed readers have been exposed to accounts and people…

Negative Emotions

Learning from Negative Emotions

I won’t sugarcoat the truth – I’ve been horrendously down lately. From paid work falling through, to problems at work, to a mortgage meeting going badly, to visa prices being raised (yet again), to massive self-confidence issues, to feeling…

Fashion Outfits

Outfitting || Black Cold Shoulder Swing Dress

I’ve never been one to hop on trend bandwagons. Whilst I veer into a strange combination of norm-core, 60s vintage and Victorian governess, I’ve never been particularly trendy. It’s not an accusation leveled at me. So up until now,…

Europe Travel

Travel || The Roundtower, Copenhagen

I don’t know why, but I got it stuck in my head that I must visit The Roundtower in Copenhagen. I knew that even if I didn’t manage to see inside any palaces or museums that I must visit…