24 Things For My 24th Birthday

24 Things For My 24th Birthday

I have always been a birthday princess.  I am one who defies the idea of a simple ‘day’ and instead sees their birthday spanning the course of a week.  Usually, there will be cocktails and coffee with certain friends while fancy dinners and cuppas will be planned with others.  Birthday cakes, presents, dancing and probably [...]

Friday Favourites #1

Friday Favourites #1

Friiiiiiday.  I’ve spent the day walking, swimming, and reading under the covers.  I may have napped under them too after eating a homemade milk/white chocolate cookie hybrid - but who can blame me?  Like the rest of the country, The Great British Bake-Off has me causing fires in the kitchen again and hanging on for [...]

My Swimming Kit Essentials: Scratchy Towels and Tanning Lotion

My Swimming Kit Essentials: Scratchy Towels and Tanning Lotion

My mom first took me swimming when I was maybe one or two.  I had a bright yellow swimming costume with a jelly green star on it, a pair of inflatable red armbands, and not much hair.  Since then, I’ve always been obsessed with the water.  I completed all of my Kelloggs Rainbow Swimming badges [...]