BLOGMAS DAY 13: London Food & Christmas Carols

BLOGMAS DAY 13: London Food & Christmas Carols

This years annual trip Trafalgar Square for the Christmas carols was kicked up a notch! We started the day with Christmas lunch at Forty Dean Street and it was lovely! We ate off the Christmas Menu which was £35 each for a glass of prosecco and three courses. I had... Cranberry and pistachio goats cheese [...]

BLOGMAS DAY 12: Xmas Work Do & Being a Millennial Granny

BLOGMAS DAY 12: Xmas Work Do & Being a Millennial Granny

For our Christmas work do this year we went to the lovely Pircio, a Turkish/Italian restaurant in Bishops Stortford. The food's yummy (as are the porn star martinis), the atmosphere's great and I love that they made the effort to put out Christmas crackers etc to help and "festive up" the feel of the place. [...]

Blogmas Day 10: I’m an Auntie… AGAIN!

Blogmas Day 10: I’m an Auntie… AGAIN!

On Tuesday 10th December 11:21pm my delicious neice joined us all on planet earth, weighing in at a whopping 8lb 7oz and making me an Auntie TIMES TWO. Completely different to her petite and baldy older sister Trinity, she's covered in rolls and has a head full of fluffy dark hair. Unlike her sister, who was [...]

BLOGMAS DAY 7: 10 Self-Care Inspired Christmas Gift Ideas

BLOGMAS DAY 7:  10 Self-Care Inspired Christmas Gift Ideas

Since practicing the art of self-care and gratitude my outlook on life has transformed dramatically... And although I still very much have my bad days, my new found "attitude of gratitude" and awareness allow me to better recognize when my bad days are creeping up and understand why. Learning ways in which to help "care" [...]

BLOGMAS DAY 6: Festive Foodie Faves

BLOGMAS DAY 6: Festive Foodie Faves

It's quiet strange really how some of us only associate certain food with Christmas- but never the less...we do! I found myself walking past my faves in the supermarket and telling myself "wait until Christmas" but then it dawned on me...we're not hosting Christmas so what am I waiting for? We don't want to hold [...]

BLOGMAS DAY 3: Christmas at Kew

BLOGMAS DAY 3: Christmas at Kew

If you're a regular around here you'll already how long the Kew Winter Trail has been on my FESTIVE BUCKET LIST and finally...here it is! The Kew Winter Trail in pictures! We followed the trail stopping at the mini fair ground and Christmas market for a grilled cheese, brownie and to toast marshmallows. It simply [...]

BLOGMAS DAY 2: 8 Festive Things to do in London

BLOGMAS DAY 2: 8 Festive Things to do in London

Tis the season to be jolly and at this time of year I LOVE getting festive!  For some of us it comes naturally but... sometimes we struggle to snuggle into that all magical spirit and have to seek it out instead.  Seeking it out however, can be overwhelming…so that’s why I’m here! Whether you live [...]

BLOGMAS DAY 1: Festive Bucket List 2019

BLOGMAS DAY 1: Festive Bucket List 2019

With Bomb Fire Night/November officially over, in my books...it's finally acceptable to give Christmas the green light! To draw the secret Santa names at work, start shopping for presents, decide who's going where for dinner, putting the tree up and of course...ticking off the festive bucket list! Over the years I've covered a lot of ground- ice [...]