October 18, 2017

5 Good Things

Sorry this is a late post this week, it was my birthday on Sunday so I took a break at the weekend from blog writing! As […]
October 8, 2017
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1. Treating myself to some Lush goodies and a nice new candle on a trip to town this weekend. This ‘Sleepy’ body cream is one of […]
October 1, 2017
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1. The 1st October finally arriving, and Autumnal colours spreading through the country, as if Mother Nature has been out in the dead of night brushing […]
September 17, 2017
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5 Good Things

I was looking through my camera roll for photos for this week’s post, when I realised that I haven’t actually taken a single photo this week! […]
September 10, 2017
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5 Good Things

Erm, since when has it been getting dark before 8pm?? It’s definitely feeling more autumnal right now, have you noticed? Even some of the leaves on […]
September 3, 2017
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1. A visit to Bournemouth this weekend to watch the Bournemouth Air Festival. We were so lucky with the weather, it was incredibly sunny and warm, […]
August 28, 2017
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1. A long bank holiday weekend! Oh I do love an extra day off work – and this time the weather even played ball and we […]
August 20, 2017
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5 Good Things

This week has been a pretty tough one in terms of stress, and I’ve found myself feeling a bit down as of late. Sometimes I think […]
August 13, 2017

5 Good Things

So this week has gotten away with me, I promise I'll upload a travel post tomorrow! This week we have been on the Isle of Wight […]
August 6, 2017

5 Good Things

This week was a busy one, with lots on at work – I'm very much looking forward to a mini-break to the Isle of Wight next […]
July 30, 2017

5 Good Things

1.) Meeting some rather impressive-looking fallow deer on Saturday. Aren't they magnificent? 2.) These beautiful pears growing on trees at Dyrham Park. Guess who now really […]
July 23, 2017
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Can you believe we only have a week left in July? Crazy! This month has flown by in a blur of car breakdowns, tv catch ups, […]
July 16, 2017

5 Good Things

Cor blimey – ain’t it hot? I’m sat here at 9:30pm, melting into our sofa, watching one of our cats similarly melting into the rug beneath […]
June 12, 2017
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1 – Walking into work a couple of days this week and winding through a beautiful cemetery with this lovely little church building.2 – Finding Merlin […]
May 21, 2017
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5 Good Things

1 – This gorgeous vintage, pink Fiat 500. Is that not one of the cutest cars you’ve ever seen? 2 – This little fox.  3 – […]
May 14, 2017
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5 Good Things

Warning, there a lot of photos of trees in this post! This weekend we went to Stourhead in Wiltshire, to start making the most of our […]
April 23, 2017

5 Good Things

1 – Spending a beautiful sunny day in Winchester celebrating my Dad’s birthday. Wisteria everywhere! I can’t wait for our’s to bloom in the garden. 2 […]
April 17, 2017

5 Good Things

Hi guys, I hope you’ve all had a lovely Easter! We celebrated our few days off work by having a trip to the Isle of Wight […]
April 9, 2017

5 Good Things

Umm, isn’t this weather absolutely amazing?? It got up to 20 degrees today here in the UK – positively balmy!! Next week is a three day […]
March 26, 2017

5 Good Things

1 – Catching the most beautiful sunset on the flight home from France on Monday. There isn’t a much better option to view the sunset than […]
March 19, 2017

5 Good Things

This week it was Jona’s birthday! I’m sorry for not writing one of these posts last weekend but it was super busy! We went to Kew […]
February 19, 2017

5 Good Things

It’s getting warmer out there guys! Spring is tantalisingly close… 1 – These beautiful rose-coloured tulips. 2 – A Valentine’s Day dinner of crispy duck, pancakes, […]
January 15, 2017

5 Good Things

1. Spending a lunch break snuggled against a radiator watching the rain drizzle down the window pane. 2. Finding some greenery in the depths of winter. […]
November 6, 2016

5 Good Things

Brrr! It is super cold out! The trees are beginning to drop leaves at an alarming rate, the nights are drawing in earlier and it is […]
October 2, 2016

5 Good Things

We are officially in October ladies and gentlemen – which means Hallowe’en, autumn foliage, toffee apples, and most importantly, my birthday!  Let me start this post […]
September 25, 2016

5 Good Things

Well. This weekend, myself and three lovely ladies managed to walk a half marathon around London for cancer research – so it has definitely been a […]
September 18, 2016

5 Good Things

Has it been a week already? I swear it was only a few days ago I was writing last week’s 5 things post! So what’s been […]
August 28, 2016

5 Good Things

This week has been about getting back to normality after not feeling well for a little while. I’d been getting used to getting up late, lounging […]
August 7, 2016

5 Good Things

This week was a long one at work – it seemed to drag on and on! Isn’t it typical how then the weekend just seems to […]
July 31, 2016

5 Good Things

This week has been a good one. Things at work are quieter than usual, giving us time to plan and double-check stuff, which is quite a […]