Travelling with your partner – 5 lessons learnt

Picture of Simon posing at Alcatraz

I’ve been travelling with Simon (the moustached husband) for over a decade now. We’ve been all over, from Venice and Iceland to Bali and San Francisco and plenty in between. There are a few things we’ve learnt along the way, that have helped us both survive and really enjoy these trips.  Nothing tests a relationship […]

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Vlog | September Snippets

September Snippets

I’ve decided to start putting together monthly round up videos.  Life has become so busy and I’m not living the crazy lifestyle!  I’m still playing at the good life in the countryside, for which my mental health thanks me!  We also got to pop down to Brighton for the day, I may have gone off […]

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Tegalalang Rice Terraces

Look at that sunshine!  Our last day of fun in Bali, one of the fun activities I managed to arrange was to visit the Teglalang Rich Terraces.  We went straight after the the Teganungun Waterfall, I’m not sure I’d recommend doing it back to back as there are a lot of steps to the waterfall […]

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Celebrating Another Year!

Another Cracking Year

This post is going live on my birthday, I can’t believe how quickly it’s come around! Whoop!  Lately I’ve seen lots of people talking about their birthdays and that they’re not happy about getting older or that it stresses them out.  So in typical me fashion, I thought I would celebrate the positive and show […]

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Teganungun Waterfall | Bali Photo Diary

Teganungun Waterfall Don't Worry

As one of our last days in Bali I organised a bit of a fun adventure day.  I took so many photos of our activities I’ve decided it is wisest to split it up into a few different posts.  So today we have our trip to the Teganungun Waterfall.  Spoiler, it was amazing and an experience […]

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New Tattoos, Shopping & Rain Storms | Bali Vlog 10

Tattoo, Shopping in Ubud

I can’t believe that I’ve almost come to the end of my Bali vlogs.  It’s been really nice still going through all of the footage and photos.  I’d forgotten about the huge rain storm that came rolling in during our last days in Ubud.  It was so loud and heavy, I mean look at the […]

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Life Update: Where Are We? What Are We Doing? What Are Our Plans?

Life, Blog & Youtube Updates

So we’re back in England now for a few weeks, it took about a week to settle and I had jet lag a few days after we arrived – bit annoying really! We’re settling back to “normal” life. In saying that, we’re currently staying with Simon’s mum until we find our feet – Simon is […]

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Visiting the Turtle Sanctuary

Visiting the Turtle Sanctuary

I’m slowly making a dent in all of my travel photos and videos.  I’m almost caught up!  Well I say that…there’s still a few weeks left, hopefully you’re enjoying it as much as I am enjoying reliving the memories.  Above is me looking very pleased about chilling out on an egg swing, I think I […]

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Campuhan Ridge Walk || Bali Photo Diary

We found this nature walk on Lonely Planet and decided it looked both doable and beautiful.  So off we went!  Note to self, don’t go around mid day, it’s hot and humid and it turned out to be about 11km start to finish for us.  We were exhausted by the end! The majority of the […]

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Balli Photo Diary || Ubud Monkey Forest

One thing you have to do when you visit Ubud, Bali, is to visit the Monkey Forest.  Multiple friends recommended it and if you pick up any travel book on Ubud, you will undoubtedly see a few paragraphs dedicated to it.  It’s 50,000 IDR per person, which is about £3.  So not expensive at all, […]

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Natural World Hair Oils

Natural World Hair Oil

As I’m sure you know by now, my hair is a complete state.  Fried is an understatement.  So if I can help improve it at all, I will.   I’m a fan of oils and was rather pleased to discover these Natural World hair oils!   I was given a travel size of the Chia […]

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All about the brows

Eyebrow Pencil Comparison

Before we start, I will point out now, you will not find Instagram perfect brows here. They’re not really my style.  I also have a love hate relationship with my brows, sometimes they’re perfect, other times, not a mission.  I generally use pencils more than anything else when it comes to my brows, they’re just […]

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