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  • Breakfast at The Wolsey
    Lifestyle

    Breakfast at The Wolsey, London

    Before I went to for breakfast, I wasn’t that fussed. In fact it was a spur of the moment decision on Tuesday morning (my birthday) and we arrived with no booking and only 3…

    October 4, 2018
  • The Needles Isle of Wight
    Lifestyle Travel

    A night on the Isle of Wight

    Leave London early on a Saturday and within three hours you can be on the Isle of Wight, feeling like you’ve travelled back in time. The hotels are rustic, there is no mobile reception…

    September 30, 2018
  • 45 Gin School Review
    Lifestyle

    Making my own gin – 45 gin school

    I challenge you to find anything more refreshing than a good gin and tonic. Served in a giant goblet with lots of ice, a slice of lemon and some juniper berries, it’s hard to…

    August 22, 2018
  • Lifestyle Travel

    9 reasons to consider Milan for a hen do

    Home of Aperol Spritz. Fashion Capital. Aperitivo. And only a short flight from London. Hen do’s are increasingly less about willy straws and shots off a butler in the buff. They are becoming classier,…

    August 12, 2018
  • Wedding gifts
    Lifestyle

    9 Awesome Personalised Wedding Gifts

    Buying a wedding present that will be liked is really easy. Extraordinarily easy because in almost all cases the happy couple will have spent a considerable amount of time putting together a wedding list. A…

    August 5, 2018
  • Lifestyle Travel

    Pink Pyramid in the Park (or Mastaba)

    Brave all the tourists to visit the Serpentine in Hyde Park, and you’ll be rewarded with a spectacular pink and blue pyramid in the middle of the lake. Ok, technically it is actually a…

    July 18, 2018
  • Lifestyle

    An insomniacs guide to sleeping well

    I am one of the world’s worst sleepers. I am up and down like a yo-yo; going to the toilet, tossing and turning and re-arranging bedding. My mind is a constant whirl and when…

    June 7, 2018
  • Lifestyle Style

    Chelsea Flower Show

    Flowers galore, great outfits, shops and champagne, what more could a girl ask for? I’ve lived in London for nearly ten years, but this week was the first time I’ve visited RHS Chelsea Flower…

    May 28, 2018