Escape To The Country-Artist Residence Oxfordshire.

A couple of weekends back, after what felt like a rather busy work life and busy head life (if that makes sense) we decided to escape ‘life’ and all that comes with it for a night away at the newly opened Artist Residence in Oxfordshire.   Luckily for us this was just over an hour […]

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Postcards from Brighton

At times like now, when politically the country is a little nervous, the unsure future with dare I say the word BREXIT, and the heartbreaking atrocities happening in Manchester and London and  devastatingly every day all over the world, we can forget actually what a rather fine and beautiful country we do live in and […]

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The Purist Villas & Spa, Ubud, Bali.

After surf spotting in Bingin, island hopping to the Gilis, visiting black sand beaches, Balinese offerings,  traveling through volcanic mountains, and lots and lots of temples,  we were coming to the end of our trip around Bali.  Ubud our last stop and the most perfect end to a such an idyllic trip. Bali is known […]

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A Trip Back To Ubud, Bali.

Ubud was the only place we decided to revisit on our return trip to Bali.  Having visited back in 2008 in a wedding/honeymoon daze I was excited to be back in the lush, green rainforest but also slightly nervous having heard many a story of how it has become over developed, commercial and full of […]

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Peace, Colour, Spirit & Warmth at Puri Ganesha, North West Bali.

After our first night of utter amazement of our surroundings, see here, we happily got into the slow vibe of Puri Ganesha. Our days started in a calm and serene manor and pretty much continued that way until we retired to bed.  We had many an idea every morning to do this and see that […]

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Puri Ganesha Villas, Pemuteran, Bali.

Every now and then if you are lucky, you come across a place that is so unbelievably magic you want to keep it only for yourself,  safely locked away in your memory, filed under irreplaceable. This is how I feel about the 3 days and 3 nights we spent at the Puri Ganesha Villas, but […]

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Gingham on Gingham

There is a photograph of me circa 1990 aged around 13 in a Gingham shirt, white jeans and what can only be described as a full on teenage strop (obviously at the time things were different) We were on a family holiday somewhere in South Devon and ever since the return of Gingham print I […]

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