Come September and almost overnight the muggy August evenings gave way to a the brisk breeze of Autumn and naturally, along with digging out all my favourite scarves and knitwear, a trip to an apple orchard was on the cards. After all, what marks the start of Autumn more clearly than seeing your breath in … More Lifestyle | Autumn Apple Picking
As you most likely know, I’ve been something of a Lush addict for years. Yes the bath bombs and soaps are fun but the real jewel in Lush’s sweet smelling, glittery crown is their skincare range. Never one to miss out on the hype, I picked up a pot of Sleepy lotion as soon as … More Lifestyle| Lush – Sleepy
We always get excited as the first hint of Springtime’s sunshine peeks through the clouds. The first hint of a blue sky and pubs across London suddenly spill out into the street with cider sales rocketing. However, just as we become comfortable with the idea of sunshine the inevitable April showers mean plenty of evenings … More Rainy Day Inspiration| sp
We always forget that Winter begins on 21 December, and therefore the biting chill of frost and snow takes hold in January and February more often than November and December. Whether you’re waiting for a train on a dark morning or venturing out on a Sunday dog walk there’s nothing quite like a hand knitted … More Handmade: Seasick Knits | sponsored
In my quest for more autumnal adventures (I should have a sort of Autumn Bucket List really) I set my alarm for 5.30am one Saturday in October and drove out to Knole Park, a National Trust property and woodland in Sevenoaks, Kent. My aim was to arrive just before dawn, so that I could catch … More Autumn: The Rut At Knole, Kent
Before we owned a dog, I assumed ‘walkies’ would be an easy breezy task. Just pop the lead on, skip out of the door and everyone would have a jolly good time. However it soon became apparent that it’s not quite that simple and that learning how to make walks a fun, safe and stimulating … More Doggy Do and Doggy Don’t.
Wednesday 8th June 2016 is World Oceans Day – a day to highlight the importance of the world’s oceans on the planet and the future of the planet. It’s also a chance to celebrate the big and small ways in which our lives are impacted and influenced by the oceans. With that in mind I … More World Oceans Day – Lush