Travel // No 131, Cheltenham…

Last week I gathered some of my favourite ladies together to try out the new breakfast menu at No 131, Cheltenham.  I mean, who wouldn’t want to spend a morning eating great food in such beautiful surroundings – with my best gals?

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Travel // Canopy & Stars, Year of Wild…

We are huge fans of Canopy & Stars, having stayed a few of their properties last year. With such a variety of incredible places to stay there is something that will float everyone’s boat. Canopy & Stars has claimed 2016 as the Year of Wild, concocting a bucket list of wild adventures just waiting to be had at their many special places in the great outdoors. The best bit (especially for would-be boy scouts), your wild-embracing efforts won’t go unnoticed. Canopy &

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Travel // The Pearl, Fistral Beach, Cornwall…

Our first little break of 2016, saw us visit one of my favourite places in the UK, Cornwall.  For years I’ve had a long love affair with this county, holidaying there as a child with my family.  It was always sunny  – sign of a happy childhood. Fistral Beach is located on the north coast of Cornwall, wild, rugged and famously known for it’s world class surf.  With wave riders flocking from all over the world to surf there. Dan and

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Travel Awards 2015 // Best glamping…

We love a bit of glamping!  This year we have been fortunate to stay in some of the very best, from safari tents to bell tents, yurts to treehouses.  Glamping is all about getting back to nature, but not giving up on comfort. This year we collaborated with Canopy & Stars as part of their #cscollective.  I even took over their instagram feed during our road trip in France last August.  So as Canopy & Stars are officially the very

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Travel Awards 2015 // Best location…

As that annoying TV programme says ‘location, location, location’ is everything.  Yep, no matter how gorgeous the pad is, if it’s in the back of beyond or next to a retail park it is just not going to cut it. (unless you are in to that kind of thing). Our top three best location holiday destinations for 2015 are:

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Travel // Best Family Holiday 2015…

Holidays are all about spending time with family.  We look forward to it all year don’t we?  2015 has given us many family adventures, each of us loving certain places for different reasons. With this in mind I have taken into account all of our opinions and needs, so here are our top three:

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The Littlegreenshed Travel Awards 2015…

This year we have been fortunate to travel to many wonderful places both in the UK and in Europe.  From cosy treehouses to remote yurts, uber cool hotels to stylish B&B’s.  We have adored each and every stay, but how do I share our favourites? Well, if you are thinking of booking somewhere in 2016, over the next few days we shall be sharing our family favourites in our new Littlegreenshed Travel awards 2015.  It’s just a bit of fun, and

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Beauty | Ren hot stone massage at the Montpellier Chapter…

Cheltenham is not my usual place to visit for a day trip, I normally prefer a train ride to Bath. But yesterday I took the 40min journey from Bristol temple meads to Cheltenham Spa.  The ride was easy, the walk from the train station to Montpellier Chapter hotel was even lovelier, discovering gorgeous Georgian houses bedecked in their Christmas attire. The purpose for my visit was to test out the new REN hot stone massage at the hotels spa.  This

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