UK Stays | The Queensberry Hotel, Bath…

The Queensberry Hotel in Bath is tucked away from the busy main shopping streets, in a residential area near the famous Royal Crescent.  Taking up four houses, this bright, fashionable hotel is a great spot to relax and explore the city.

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Travel | Treehotel, Swedish Lapland…

Last December, I travelled to Swedish Lapland for a design tour of the region.  One of the highlights of the trip was a visit to the Treehotel in Harads, just inside the Arctic Circle.  I couldn’t wait to explore. Treehotel is located in the tall pine forest with spectacular views of the Lule River. The

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Health & Wellness | Reasons to Go Cold Water Swimming…

We’re all being made increasingly aware that we’re not spending enough time amongst the great outdoors! The benefits of filling your lungs with the fresh, crisp air, as well as the ability to partake in some gentle exercise, have been proven to boost both our mental and physical wellbeing.  Come summer, autumn, winter or spring,

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Style | TOAST Early Spring 2020 collection…

As you may well know, I’m a huge fan of the UK clothing brand, TOAST.  I have pieces in my wardrobe that date back to nearly a decade old and I am not likely to be getting rid of them any time soon.  TOAST is known for creating timeless, long lasting pieces that span multi-generations

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Books | January in books…

This year one of my goals is to read more.  Last year I read ONE book!  I know, shocking right?  I spend most of time looking at a phone instead.  I am also fully aware that I’m a hypocrite – as I encourage my children to read for their school work and development, when I

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Travel | The Surfrider, Malibu…

I have never been Stateside, apart from a short stop over in LA to change planes and fly on to the UK.  It was a tantalising glimpse of California, I did get to see the famous Hollywood sign though, albeit from the departure lounge of LAX.  The States hasn’t really held much of a holiday

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