Round the island race

Round the Island Race video

The J.P. Morgan Asset Management Round the Island Race 2015 took place this weekend. You may not have known it was taking place as it doesn’t get much media coverage, despite being one of the largest yacht races in the world and the fourth largest participation sporting event in the UK (after the London Marathon…

Blogger essentials

My birthday ‘I wish’ list

As it’s my birthday next week on 1 July, I thought I’d put together a fun blog post featuring my birthday ‘I wish’ list of blogger essentials. Soon, I’ll be upgrading my home working spot from my kitchen table to a dedicated home office and so it’s a good time for me to focus on…

father's Day gifts from biscuiteers

Father’s day gifts from Biscuiteers

If, like me, you struggle to choose a gift for your dad then you can’t go wrong with picking your Father’s day gifts from Biscuiteers baking company. Regular readers of my blog will know I’m a big fan of theirs and the Father’s day gifts from Biscuiteers are fantastic. Even if your Dad, grandad or…

Pastel kitchen accessories

Pastel kitchen accessories

Over the last few weeks, I’ve spotted so many lovely pastel kitchen accessories! I’ve been bookmarking them to collate them into a blog post – a top tip if you’re not ready to buy straightaway! Pastel tones are so fun and fresh and a good way to add some playful colour to your kitchen. I’m…

Brick books - Light Reading Melbourne

Brick books bringing repurposed style to your shelves

This beautifully colourful shelf is far from ‘light reading’, and if you take a closer look you may notice that these books are not all that they seem. Australian-born architectural student Daryl Fitzgerald ‘illustrates’ bricks in his spare time giving them a new purpose. Daryl is an old friend of mine from Cyprus and as…

Wahaca Wimbledon

Stylish places: Wahaca Wimbledon

Last week I went to Wahaca Wimbledon for lunch. It was a colleague’s leaving do and this was his favourite place to eat at in Wimbledon and so it was a fitting tribute! I’d visited Wahaca Wimbledon before when it first opened. I was invited along to their soft launch, but that was pre-blog and…