Coast, Countryside

Coastal Autumn Getaways

Hi Everyone! Sorry for the silence on here the last few weeks, I had some stuff come up the beginning of September so had to put the blog on hold, but I'm back and just in time for pumpkin spice & all things hygge with a trip to Norway, two trips to Germany and an… Continue reading Coastal Autumn Getaways

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Wild and windy weekends

You have no idea how happy this cold weather has made me. Watching it drop below 20 has been the highlight of the week for me as I am a sucker for a hot cup of coco, a heated blanket and a snuggle with my cats and Jon on the sofa! Autumn is well and truly here, I've… Continue reading Wild and windy weekends

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Once upon a time…

Before computers, phones, TV and even radio all we had to entertain ourselves with stories were books. Those magical little things that remain shut on a shelf just waiting to be opened and transport us to another realm, time or life. Books have gone through a period of transformation over the last 100 or so… Continue reading Once upon a time…

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Wicked weekends

I am so thrilled the U.K. has bank holidays, it's an opportunity for those of us who work full time to take a few days holiday without having to dip into our precious holiday funds from work. Here are my tips on making the most of these times and what you can get up to… Continue reading Wicked weekends

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Book shops

I recently got back from a weekend trip to Hay-On-Wye, the country's capital for bookshops. Our journey down to Hay was wet windy and took about three hours. However, it was most certainly worth it! For this blog I have picked my top bookshops (or places to get books). There are so many more to see… Continue reading Book shops