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Quirky Home Decor with Uncommon Goods

We live in a teeny rented flat, so redecorating isn’t something we can do sadly. But what we can do is have fun with our furnishings! Recently Uncommon Goods helped us out, with adding more of a homely vibe to our flat. Uncommon Goods…

July 21, 2017
Reduced Sugar Rowntrees
Life

Adding Fun to Planning My Week with Rowntree’s

Every Sunday I sit down and plan out the week. I know it sounds a bit overkill, but with our busy schedules not over-lapping most of the time, it’s easy to see what’s going on when it’s all written down. To take some of…

July 18, 2017
Summer Cocktails with Fentimans and HOB Syrups
Gin Diaries

Summer Cocktails with Fentimans HOB Syrups

It feels like the first proper summer in ages this year doesn’t it?! With the warm weather not ending (oh yeah) I am in favour of a summery drink to cool down. Recently I was sent some fun ingredients from Fentimans to get creative.…

July 12, 2017
Commuter Life MissPond
Life

Living and Accepting that Commuter Life

Every morning I enter what I think most people have now dubbed the ‘commuter battle ground’. Filled with frustrating slow walkers, people who are quite quick to forget their manners and those that think their bag (especially on a wet and rainy day) is…

July 10, 2017
The Refuge Manchester
Manchester Travel

Escape to My Favourite City | Manchester

Last week I headed to my favourite city ever, and ok I’ve not been to many cities in the grand scheme of things… But out of them all, Manchester is the one for me. It all started on Tuesday, I arrived for a two…

June 21, 2017
Northumberland-Holiday-Cottage
Travel

A Few Days in Northumberland | Travel

Last week Dr W and I headed north for a few days away. After a fleeting visit to the Northumberland countryside when we spent a weekend in Newcastle, we decided we wanted a longer visit this time. We stayed in a wonderful little cottage…

June 7, 2017
Eastnor Castle Chilli Festival 2017
Travel

Eastnor Castle Chilli Festival 2017

The other week me, Dr W and some friends headed to Eastnor Castle Chilli Festival. It was it’s sixth year this year and I can’t believe I’ve not been before!  What I loved about Eastnor Castle Chilli Festival is that it was held in…

May 23, 2017
Brunch at Le Pont de la Tour London - Eggs Royale
Tips & Reviews Travel

Brunch at Le Pont de la Tour | London

It’s not every day that you’re invited for a posh brunch, well not for me anyway. When Daddy Pond moved to London and found our Dr W and I were visiting, he booked us in a for a very special brunch at Le Pont…

May 22, 2017
5 Happy Things - Worcester Riverside
Life

5 Happy Things #23

Hello and welcome to another feature of my 5 Happy Things. I don’t post these as much as I’d like too, but I’m hoping some routine will come back to my blog soon as things in my life ease! This week is a real…

May 15, 2017
Spring Time Balcony Vibes with Cox and Cox
Life

Spring Time Balcony Vibes with Cox and Cox

Well wasn’t that last weekend wonderful? I basically spent the entire time lounging on our wonderful balcony, chilling out and putting my new Cox and Cox carafe to good use! It was just great to take some time to myself with my diary, a book…

April 12, 2017