Saying goodbye to September recently got me thinking about life lately and how much things have changed. I guess being a teacher I tend to think of September as the start of a new year (if you know anyone who works in education, chances are when you mention ‘New Year’ they’re thinking of the first… Continue reading What A Difference A Year Makes!
Marks and Spencer have been a firm fixture on our highstreet since 1884, growing from a single market stall (who knew?!) to become an internationally recognised name in fashion, home and food. This September marks the ninth year that this quintessentially British brand will partner with Macmillan Cancer Support in bringing communities together to enjoy… Continue reading M&S and Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning
After a rather rainy weekend spent in Cornwall (you may have seen my windswept posts on my Instagram feed!) The Canadian (my Hubby if you’re new around here) and I felt as though another little road-trip was in order to make up for the lacking sunshine! It was perfect timing that I received an email from… Continue reading Blonde Wanderlust • A Weekend On The Jurassic Coast, Dorset
I don’t think I can remember another summer that has started so superbly! The recent sunshine has been just glorious (give or take a couple of drizzly days!) and I have been loving giving my wardrobe a little summer makeover! When Boohoo recently reached out to me asking if I would like to style one… Continue reading Styling Everyday Summer Staples With Boohoo
Oh my goodness ‘summer’ and ‘afternoon tea’ in the same sentence – two of my very favourite things together! A few weeks ago I was lucky enough to be invited along to The Ivy Clifton Brasserie to sample their delicious afternoon tea (with a new summertime addition!) – can you believe it was actually my… Continue reading Summer Afternoon Tea At The Ivy Clifton Brasserie
Hello again and welcome along after a little blogging break to have the wedding of my dreams and the most beautiful and relaxing honeymoon! I’m finally back in the real world and for me of course that means…shopping! Last weekend The Canadian and I headed out on a little day trip to Clarks Village Outlet… Continue reading Celebrating 25 Years Of Outlet Shopping At Clarks Village
Last week I was very kindly invited to have a natter over a cup of tea and a slice of cake with the lovely Kate from Heartfelt Vintage. Having previously met at her fabulous ‘Fake Wedding‘ event as part of her wedding planning service The Holistic Wedding Hub, I knew that I was in for… Continue reading Alternative Wedding Style With Heartfelt Vintage
Eek with only 8 weeks to go until the big day the last couple of months have been so busy with wedding planning and organising (casually known as ‘wedmin’!) so thank goodness for the end of term! A couple of weeks to fit in all of those appointments (hair trials, dress fittings, planning meetings with… Continue reading Taking A ‘Me’ Day – My Top Five Tips
It’s almost been a whole six months since The Canadian popped the question! The time has flown by so quickly in a blur of wedding planning that with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I thought I would share how we first wandered into each other’s lives and the details our of first date! I… Continue reading Blonde Wedding • Our First Date!
Oh my goodness how are we suddenly in December?! It’s been a while since I’ve posted and time has flown by in a flurry of wedding planning and snow (that unfortunately didn’t stick!) but I’m returning to the blog with a festive and indulgent spa post! I was recently lucky enough to be invited along… Continue reading Spa In The City With Bristol Harbour Hotel