The Magic of Kefalonia….

…and the tonic that we needed. I couldn’t think of a more beautiful and charmed place in the world to visit for our first trip outside the UK in two years…. Within thirty minutes of landing we were swimming in the clear blue, Ionian waters, it was a breath of fresh air, a relief, and […]

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Soak Sunday or anyday

Bringing Back bath time…..These words are like music to my ears, ‘inspired by lazy weekends and the power of the bath botanical’, Soak Sunday’s ethos is quietly and calmly, yet loud and clear and I am very on board. So when they very kindly sent a gift of their stand out ranges, all perfected for […]

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Staycation -with Bramley products

Back in April, Bramley Products very kindly sent me one of their Bramley Weekend Kits, having been a big fan of theirs for a while now, after being introduced to them though our stays at Artist Residence Hotels, I was more than happy to indulge. Bramley Products are made in the British Countryside, all with […]

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THE SPINKS NEST, NORTH NORFOLK

Tucked away down a little Norfolk country road, is the most perfect, cosy and very welcoming little hideaway- The Spinks Nest. From closing the door into the little nest you become enveloped by such a warmth, in the most gloriously eclectic hideaway, conjuring up all the feelings of I want to stay forever with simultaneously […]

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We all need a little lift with Institut Estherderm

I think for all of us finding the joy in the small things is what is keeping us going. Whether that be a nice cup of tea and a piece of cake, a glass of wine and a movie, a hot bath on a cold day, what ever we can do to put a little […]

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Summer In The Uk | Shepherd’s Barn, west Sussex

The final edition to the Summer in UK series…..Yes, it is November but for some unknown reason it has taken me a while to get to pen to paper with the last part of our trip. Perhaps little to do with still pining for Summer and maybe a little of wanting to keeping this beautiful […]

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Indulging in favourites everyday with Bioderma

Sometimes I simply do not practice what I preach, “wear the dress I say, light that candle, open that champagne” You get the picture? But when it comes to bathroom products I tend to make a habit of either looking at them from afar not daring not to use them or a use the tiniest […]

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Summer in The UK | Penzance

A Summer spent in the UK and an Autumn spent reflecting on it. It feels a bit late in the day to be still talking about what we got up to in August but sometimes you need a little time to reflect and collect thoughts, or even the need to keep it to yourself as […]

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The Last Days of Summer with Saint and Sofia

I feel this year more than ever we are hanging on to the last days of Summer with a much tighter hold than perhaps usual. With the want to just stay put in these warm early September days as it feels safer right now.  Although I for one have never been a fan of the […]

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Summer in the UK | The Rectory Hotel

I was lucky enough to be swept away to the Cotswolds to the beautiful Rectory Hotel for some Summertime bliss.   It was a Birthday treat which felt one hundred more times a treat this year.  The weather was a balmy 33 degrees, the journey was a couple of hours drive through the very pretty Wilshire […]

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