I amsterdam travelling letters

Bridges, boats & bikes

I'd always had an idea of what I'd expected Amsterdam to be like. A picturesque city full of vintage bicycles, Dutch barges lining the moorings of the canals and beautiful townhouses hoarding a history we couldn't possibly prevail. Whilst that was the case, my naive mind hadn't fully comprehended the Red Light District and all…

Five Places to Help Fill Your Home on a Budget | Guest Post: Frost in Space

Meet Tiff from Frost in Space who is talking all about her home style and how she has furnished it on a budget.  I’m not sure if you’d know this, but it gets a little expensive to fill an unfurnished home. I know, crazy isn’t it? Well that’s what I had to do recently. With…

Five Beauty Hacks You Need To Know | Guest Post: Sophie in Wonderland xo

Hello you lovely lot, I'm Sophie from Sophie in Wonderland xo. Thank you to the gorgeous Sherry for letting me guest post on her blog today.  Any beauty lover knows that it takes time to perfect a beauty routine whether that be for your hair, skin or makeup. Any trick to make that process easier…

Spring Beauty Swaps

It's official - we've had more than a couple of hours of sunshine, the daffodils are blooming and the Easter stuff has hit the stores hard. Spring is here! I like to have a little reworking of my beauty stash around the beginning of March, and move the heavy duty products to the back so…

One for the dreamers, the intriguers and the not-so-keeners

I’ve been following Cirque du Soleil for a while now, wondering what their next big theme would be ever since I watched the Saltimbanco show on DVD around 10 or so years ago. I was enraptured by the artistry being portrayed by the human body on stage and amazed by how they make it look…

Wedding Wednesday #2

As another month passes, I realise how quickly that 365 day countdown is going to come around and yet this is only my second Wedding Wednesday post! A few things have happened since the last update and they are pretty major actually. My bridal shoes arrived and boy are they beautiful. A stunning ivory satin…