Lately.

Had a bit of an absence from blogging over the last couple of months as life has gotten oh so busy. Even though I thrive off living a fast paced & full life at times I really do have to make myself stop and look after my self. Even just for a couple of days. […]

Summer bucket list

Since I need no reason to make a list, here goes my pledge for summer 2018! Picnics The weather so far this summer has been unexpectedly great in Manchester so touch wood it continues because I love nothing more than a good old picnic in the park. I’ve already had a few spur of the […]

Birthday in Barcelona

Back from our short but sweet trip to Barcelona! Ahmed surprised me with a birthday trip to Barcelona to celebrate my 30th. I really couldn’t have wished for a better way to spend my birthday ☀️ Here are some of our highlights First things first. Food. We found the hugely popular Milk Bar & Bistro […]

20 life lessons I learned in my 20s

There’s something about the departure of your twenties that instills a sense of apprehension that now’s the time to pull your socks up and enter a more mature phase of life. Whilst growing up it’s continuously reinforced to thoroughly enjoy being young (”you never get the time back”) but don’t for a second let go of […]

Bienvenue a Montreal

Sunglasses: similar here In all honesty, and for no specific reason, Montreal has really never been on my travel radar before. So when I got asked to attend (and present at) a conference in Montreal, I thought about whether I really wanted to travel transatlantic for the second time in two months given my hectic […]