A Day of Thrills: Action Watersports

It was Craig’s birthday recently and I knew we wanted to spend one of the days of his birthday weekend, doing some really fun and something that we really don’t do very often or at all, to make it a little bit special. That’s when I thought of Action Watersports. Although Craig hadn’t been there…

A City Break: Brighton

Following our city break in Rome, we knew we couldn’t afford to go abroad again this year. But, we didn’t want that to be the end of summer and vowed to have a great summer in the UK, doing things that we had wanted to do, even if they were local to us. One of…

Increasing Motivation: What helps me

Every now and again I find that I need a little boost of motivation. I find that at a certain point I will be lacking motivation in all aspects of my life, from work, to blogging, to working out and even to exploring new places. I don’t think I am the only one and that…

A great bar in Oxford

Spending so much time in Oxford, on my latest visit to the city, I wanted to explore some more of the bars and restaurants the city had to offer. I did a little research, checked out some of my favourite blogs and YouTube channels and came across this one multiple times and I can see…

Feeling pressure and finding balance

It is very easy to put pressure on ourselves, I know that I definitely do with everything in life, whether it is something I enjoy or something that I have to do. For example, I put pressure on myself to do well at work, but equally, I put pressure on myself to create a great…

Strawberries and Cream Summer Cake

With Wimbledon finals happening over the weekend and strawberries and cream being a staple at the tournament, there is no better time to share this quick and easy summer cake, which is sure to impress your friends and family this weekend and for the rest of summer. You will need:  225g butter 225g caster sugar…

June Favourites

Blimey, where has June gone? How quickly it has flown and come to think of it, the whole first half of the year! In fact it has been so long since I wrote a post about my favourite things, so this is probably more of a favourites from the last few months, rather than simply…

Our favourite places to eat: Rome

Our trip to Rome, was definitely full of delicious food, as all of our trips are. However, I think most people’s trip to Rome include a lot of food, so I thought I would write a quick guide of all the places we visited. As I am a student, you can expect that none of…

A City Break: Rome, Italy

At the end of May, I was lucky enough to have a short trip to Rome. I have wanted to go to Rome for a very long time, so when we were looking for a short break away I jumped at the chance to go. Italy has always attracted me, probably because of the food,…

Delicious Sunday morning breakfast…

I love discovering new places and that includes new places to eat. Whenever I go somewhere new I try to discover a new independent place to eat and that counts for the local area too. Canterbury is one of my favourite places to visit as it is not too far from where I live. It…

Registering to vote

This is an unusual one for me, but I really hope you don’t mind. I am keen to urge you all to at least register to vote, for the general election. I am not going to tell you in which way to vote, of course, as this is something you need to decide and will…

Seeing friends in Edinburgh…

Having never been to Scotland before, when I got the chance to go to Edinburgh with work, I jumped at it. Especially, as I have two friends who have recently moved to the city- what a perfect way to explore. So, I decided to stay and explore for the weekend as well as catching up…