Do men respect an engagement ring more than a girl?

Since being an engaged women I’ve noticed various behaviours I’ve never experienced before but the other week I experienced something which has played on my mind since it happened. For the first time in my life I was apologised to for being hit on. A man was actually taken back from the sight of my…

Healthy drinking?

A glass of wine is sometimes the only thing I need after a day at work. However my glass of wine isn’t just a glass, it’s at least 2 glasses, which sometimes lead to a bottle – but hey I’m not necking triple vodkas, shots and cocktails on a week night like I did 5…

Barcelona | Informal By Marc Gascons 

Our final day in Barcelona was the day of Matt’s thirtieth birthday. As it was a day of celebrations I had booked us a table at one of the finest restaurants in Barcelona; Informal By Marc Gascons at The Serras Hotel.  Informal Restaurant is ran by Michelin-starred chef Marc Gascons in the 5 starred Serras…

Barcelona | Arc Du Triompe, Sagrada Familia, Burgers & Cocktails

On our second day in Barcelona, we enjoyed a wonderful lie-in in our gorgeous hotel room and headed straight for reception to enquiry about hiring bikes for the day. Our hotel, Yurbban Trafalgar offers free bike hire to their hotel guests and we were in luck as there were just 2 bikes left. We hopped on…

Barcelona | La Playa, Cathedral & La Rambla

Yesterday Matt and I jetted off early in the morning to Barcelona. The difference with this mini break was that Matt had no idea where we were going. I decided to book everything and surprise him with it to celebrate his 30th birthday. It wasn’t until we walked through security and he saw the departures…

How much do you really know about healthy living?

Health is currently one of the biggest trends. Avocados, designer gym gear, clean eating blogs going main stream, quinoa, running selfies, Nutribullets, HIIT, girls lifting weights; it’s fantastic to see being healthy and strong as a goal that many want to achieve. With health being the latest trend there has been a surge in information on how…