Back in September (ages ago now!) we went on our summer holiday to the Greek island of Rhodes which is somewhere that I had wanted to visit for years! After a lot of research and deliberating we decided to book our accommodation at the Amada Colossos Resort with TUI. The all inclusive resort is situated between Kalithea and Faliraki and located on a stretch of sandy beach. Bedroom We picked the Amada Colossos as it was only re-opened in August so…

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There’s not a huge selection of independent restaurants and eateries in Milton Keynes, but I’ve recently discovered some local gems including Pasha. Pasha is a Turkish restaurant and bar based on Buckingham Road in Bletchley and only opened in September. However it is already proving very popular having received almost all five star reviews on Trip Advisor!   Pasha Turkish Restaurant, Bletchley I recently visited Pasha along with my parents and we were warmly greeted upon arrival by the very welcoming…

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In my last blog post on my new flat I did a little tour of my kitchen, so now I’m doing the same again but this time it’s on my new bedroom! The bedroom is quite small and also a bit of a funny shape, so when I first started moving my stuff in I was a bit worried about how it would all fit in and how it would be best laid out. But in the end with a lot…

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A few weeks ago we had a lovely relaxing break visiting Kingston Upon Thames and nearby town Richmond. We had such a nice couple of days walking around and we were so lucky with the weather! We stayed at the four star Mitre Hotel in East Molesey which is next to the River Thames and also right opposite Hampton Court Palace. The location of the hotel was perfect for us to go out exploring. We arrived early so before we could…

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The latest Marco Pierre White restaurant opened up right here in Milton Keynes in June and I was thrilled to hear I was invited to be one of the first to try their new afternoon tea menu. I’m a huge afternoon tea lover, which you may have already noticed, so this was a very exciting opportunity to try a new local venue! I’ve been waiting for a decent afternoon tea in Milton Keynes to become available, so I was really looking…

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So on 1st September I became a very proud home owner! *Cue awful cheesy photo of me holding up keys in front of front door*. Soon I plan to do another blog post about the buying process that I went through, along with a timeline on how long it took. But for now I just wanted to show you the place! I first viewed the property back in May and I fell in love with it right away. It was the…

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