Manchester Christmas Market 2014 is Open!

Christmas has officially arrived in Manchester! This weekend the Manchester Christmas Market arrived in town, the Christmas lights switched on, Christmas music blared from shops and thousands of people descended to enjoy the… Continue reading

Quarter Lounge, Carlisle | Review

Having visited home a few weekends ago for the Fireshow, Matt and I decided to pay a very overdue visit to his friend’s new restaurant – Quarter Lounge. Hidden away in the centre… Continue reading

The Fleece at Cirencester | Review

  Matt and I have a tradition for our anniversary that we’ve managed to maintain for 6 years out of 7 (last year we were saving for a house). Rather that buy each… Continue reading

Fitbug Orb | Fitness, Sleep & Activity Tracker

You may already know that I’m a lover of fitness technology; apps, heart rate monitors, headphones, wearable technology. It’s my personal preference to workout using technology – I know many who prefer to… Continue reading

#RealJuice Plan | Review

  My seven days of juicing are up, my juicer is definitely broken in and has a new found home in my kitchen next to my kettle. If you haven’t seen my previous… Continue reading

Cosy Evenings, Huge Burgers, Fireworks & Family Quizzes

Last weekend was a weekend of family tradition for me. Every Bonfire I head back up the homeland to go to the Carlisle FireShow. Ever since I can remember I have gone to… Continue reading

#RealJuice Days 5, 6 & 7

Days 5, 6 and 7 on my #RealJuice plan were a mixed bag. Some highs and some lows that’s for sure! Find out all the info on the #RealJuice plan here – “#RealJuice…… Continue reading

#RealJuice Days 3 & 4

  Days 3 and 4 on my #RealJuice plan were great days. I enjoyed both the juices – thankfully. You can read more about the regime in my post here -“ #RealJuice… If… Continue reading

October | Top Blog Reads

  “Peri Peri Cauliflower Bites & Garlic Dip” – If the title enough doesn’t make your mouth water the simple recipe will. Kirsty shares some tasty healthy (and not so healthy) recipes to… Continue reading


  As mentioned in my post last week Winter Running, there is something that I adore about Autumn and fitness. Whether it’s the cool, crisp weather clearing your mind, or the countdown to… Continue reading

Inner Me Diaries | Update

Well I am onto Week 5 of My Inner Me Diaries Challenge and am glad to back to it. Last week I missed a few days in a row due to a busy… Continue reading

#RealJuice Days 1 & 2

I am currently following the #RealJuice plan created by Madeline Shaw (Millie Mackintosh’s nutritionist) and Phillips*. You can read about the plan here, but for now here’s my days one and two! Day… Continue reading