UK AND IRELAND WEDDING

OUR WEDDING DAY // WEST SUSSEX, UK OUTDOOR WEDDING

It’s funny how I said in my previous blog post that our Edinburgh wedding was THE BEST day of our lives. Of course it was, it was the day we got married in front of our immediate family and I didn’t think I could feel any happier. WRONG! Then we had our actual wedding aContinue Reading “OUR WEDDING DAY // WEST SUSSEX, UK OUTDOOR WEDDING”

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REFURBING OUR LIVING ROOM // BEFORE AND AFTER HOME TRANSFORMATION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WEST ELM

This blog post has been written in partnership with West Elm and includes gifted items and affiliate links* Five months after we moved into our home we finally have one completed room. Hurrah! It feels like such a victory getting a room finished. There were times we questioned why we started working on our alreadyContinue Reading “REFURBING OUR LIVING ROOM // BEFORE AND AFTER HOME TRANSFORMATION IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WEST ELM”

HONEYMOON INDIAN OCEAN WEDDING

MALDIVES HONEYMOON // OUR ROMANTIC LUXURIOUS WEEK IN PARADISE

We have just arrived back from what can, without question, be described as THE BEST week of our lives. It feels surreal to say that every single second of the last 9 days has been utterly perfect. After the final two months of wedding planning being highly stressful, having 8 nights in Maldivian paradise couldn’tContinue Reading “MALDIVES HONEYMOON // OUR ROMANTIC LUXURIOUS WEEK IN PARADISE”

UK AND IRELAND WEDDING

WE GOT MARRIED // OUR LEGALS IN EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

We got married! I can’t quite believe I am writing these words down. Time seems to have gone at lightning speed since we got engaged ten months ago, and now we are officially and legally married! Thought I’d share a few details and special moments from what was hands down the most special time ofContinue Reading “WE GOT MARRIED // OUR LEGALS IN EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND”

BEAUTY WEDDING

GLAM YET NATURAL BRIDAL MAKEUP // MY WEDDING MAKE UP TRIAL

A week after getting engaged I read through a checklist of “how to prepare for your wedding”. It gave me really valuable advice especially when it came to the hair and makeup trials. As someone who doesn’t wear a lot of makeup and never really makes too much of an effort with hair, I should’veContinue Reading “GLAM YET NATURAL BRIDAL MAKEUP // MY WEDDING MAKE UP TRIAL”

FAR EAST AND AUSTRALIA FEATURES SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIA

SALA KOH SAMUI // A LITTLE SLICE OF LUXURIOUS PARADISE

Koh Samui is known as the place to visit for an elegant luxury escape. If any high end hotel chains spring to mind, it’s a safe bet they’ll have a resort on the island of Samui. Our holiday here last April was to celebrate Freddie’s 30th birthday so we wanted a destination that was luxuriousContinue Reading “SALA KOH SAMUI // A LITTLE SLICE OF LUXURIOUS PARADISE”

48 HOUR GUIDES FLIGHT ATTENDANT LIFE NORTH AMERICA

SAN DIEGO LAYOVER // ROADTRIP WITH MY BESTIE

After a seven day Muscat layover the rostering gods continued to maintain their festive spirit with the gift of a little pre Christmas California sunshine. My best friend, Lisa, was coming home from Mexico for the holidays so what better way to hang out than to fly to San Diego together. Only frequent fliers willContinue Reading “SAN DIEGO LAYOVER // ROADTRIP WITH MY BESTIE”

48 HOUR GUIDES FLIGHT ATTENDANT LIFE MIDDLE EAST

MUSCAT // OMAN TRAVEL GUIDE

Visiting Oman has been on my travel bucket list for longer than I like to think about. This was a third time lucky situation when getting a Muscat layover on my cabin crew roster. They say good things come to those who wait, and they certainly weren’t wrong. Oman is a magical place and oneContinue Reading “MUSCAT // OMAN TRAVEL GUIDE”

FEATURES MIDDLE EAST

OMAN // DESERT ISLAND CAMPING AND SNORKELLING EXCURSION ON DIMANIYAT ISLANDS

Oman is a country I’ve wanted to explore for FOREVER! After finally being able to visit for five nights in December I naturally had a long overdue list of activities and sights I wanted to tick off. One of them being an overnight camping stay on the Dimaniyat Islands.  The price for the excursion isn’tContinue Reading “OMAN // DESERT ISLAND CAMPING AND SNORKELLING EXCURSION ON DIMANIYAT ISLANDS”

48 HOUR GUIDES CARIBBEAN AND SOUTH AMERICA

EXPLORING CHILE // MY FIRST LAYOVER OF 2019

Starting off 2019 with a new destination to explore and a new camera to capture my travel adventures on. Visiting Chile was the perfect opportunity to try out my new Powershot SX740 HS camera as part of a paid partnership with Canon UK.  I’d heard so many great things about Santiago, and after a non-stopContinue Reading “EXPLORING CHILE // MY FIRST LAYOVER OF 2019”