• LIFESTYLE

    Packing adventure

    Ok, so I was planning to update you tonight on part 2 of my trip to Paris. However, I have sadly run out of time this evening after three days of packing, sifting, making boxes, and more packing. Thanks to some trusted friends who helped make a day of it on Saturday, I can honestly say packing a years worth of property was rather fun (and organised). Despite lots of uncertainty in this last season, I am learning to embrace the peaks and troughs of life and packing on a new level. ūüôā Oh how this room has changed from the bare photo (top left).   My three top tips…

  • FOOD,  LIFESTYLE,  TRAVEL

    My Paris adventure

    One week ago today I set off on my first Eurostar adventure to the romantic city of Paris. I can’t tell you how easy it was to get the train from St Pancras International. We set off rather early to get the most of the weekend; leaving London at 7.31am. Getting through security with a morning coffee was as easy as 1,2,3. I fell asleep about 15minutes in the trip, and woke up around 30mins before arriving in Paris Nord station. Yes, that’s right. I slept through my first channel tunnel experience. Still, after a sleepy start, we were off on an adventure to experience the french underground transport, the…

  • Blog,  LIFESTYLE

    Wind, freefall and parachute

    I’ve never been sky diving before, and I’ve never really wanted to either. I’m happy to go a plane, but if you ask me¬†do I want to jump out of one. The answer will most definitely NOT, you crazy person! Still, I do love this beautiful multi coloured parachute… The closest I’ve probably¬†come to an extreme sport is zip wiring down a 25ft¬†creek. Back in high school I went on a team building weekend to an outdoor activities centre. I still remember the fear of the unknown and terrifying fate that awaited me as I stood 25ft up, on a rock that I was about to glide off ¬†from, with…