What I wore vs what I should have packed for a trip to the Netherlands.

As much as I love the Netherlands and the time I have spent there so far, I must say that the unpredictable weather caused me to learn a few lessons! To be fair, being a resident of England, I really should have known better. This time round I was more prepared, but only following the […]

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The beginning of a little tradition 

Today I booked my one way ticket to begin my journey around Southeast Asia in exactly one month’s time! I am excited and terrified in equal measure, and I’ve still got a few more things to sort out, as well as a few little side trips to keep me occupied (Amsterdam, Barcelona and Madrid hopefully!) […]

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Quick, Easy & Healthy Instant Noodles

Since September is upon and we are fast moving into the colder depths of British weather, surely we are all looking for quick, hearty and warming lunch ideas to replace the obligatory Summer salad? I always got compliments from colleagues at work whenever I took this lunch in as it looks colourful and appealing. This […]

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Romeo & Juliette at the castle

A friend invited me to a picnic and open air showing of Romeo & Juliette at Arundel Castle on a Saturday evening. I grabbed my picnic basket out of storage (given the weather we’ve had this year, it’s been stowed away and collecting dust) and popped a bottle of champagne that I’d been given in […]

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