Food & Drink · Travel

Top Tips for Eating Healthy on Holiday

You’re on holiday for god’s sake. EAT SOME CHIPS. I truly believe that gluten intolerance does not exist in most of Europe. Every meal starts with bread, then is served with bread and ends with bread and cheese. Side dishes are a beige parade of potatoes, rice and chips (I got served all three one… Continue reading Top Tips for Eating Healthy on Holiday

Food & Drink · Travel

York Gin Festival Review & Some Fit Pancakes

There are few moments in life where two words go together as succinctly as ‘Gin Festival’ (close second is ‘free buffet’). On hearing them spout from the mouth of my ol’ uni chum Sophie, I signed myself up on the spot. I imagined gin fountains, musicians playing jaunty tunes on pipes fashioned from bottles of… Continue reading York Gin Festival Review & Some Fit Pancakes

Beauty · Fashion

What to actually buy a girl: The birthday haul

Similar to Christmas, the expectation of presents has dwindled in the last few years so I was very (very!) pleasantly surprised to receive such a bounty of beautiful gifts for my birthday this year. Along with a spa break from the housemate, the following trinkets lead me to feeling very spoilt indeed. This is also… Continue reading What to actually buy a girl: The birthday haul

Food & Drink · Travel

2014, A Busy Year in Travel But Where Next?

2014 was a good year for travel. So good that it’s got me feeling haggard with a lack of holidaying. Every evening I find myself on airbnb scouring for a designer apartment in Milan, a cabana in Thailand, a caravan in Skeggy (anything!). I’m going to cheat a little and count my two holidays at… Continue reading 2014, A Busy Year in Travel But Where Next?