Over the long Bank Holiday weekend last month, Gavin and I went to London and stayed in the Hub by Premier Inn hotel on Brick Lane for 2 nights, so I thought I’d do a review. We had a pretty busy weekend as we had tickets to see You Me At Six at Alexandra Palace on the first night, and then tickets to go to a Real Friends gig in Camden for the second night! We also had drink and dinner…

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Pretty copper homeware in metallic and gold tones are still a hot trend, often alongside a marble background. I’m a bit late to the whole thing, but luckily Red Candy have come to my rescue and now I have officially jumped on the bandwagon. And I’m not ashamed to confess my new love for copper homeware accessories and pineapples!  Copper Homeware Accessories  Gold Pineapple Candle Holder Possibly my favourite new addition is this tropical gold pineapple, which is actually a candle…

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For Easter weekend my boyfriend Gavin and I spent the nice long Bank Holiday weekend in London. I have a separate post coming up on where we stayed and what we got up to, but our visit to Icebar London deserved a whole post to itself! I’d seen lots of my friends on Facebook and Instagram had visited the Icebar restaurant and it had been on my ‘to do’ list for a little while, so I was very excited when I…

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Over the Easter weekend I visited the beautiful seaside town of Brighton for a couple of days along with my Mum, my sister, and my niece for her 13th birthday treat. I’ll warn you now, this post is quite photo heavy! We’d planned to have a chilled couple of days wandering around the pretty little shops in the beautiful town and eating chips on the beach, and luckily the weather was perfect and we enjoyed sunshine throughout the whole trip! Celebrity…

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I always love finding a bargain, so when I saw that Village Hotels had a sale on in January, I wanted to bag a deal. I managed to grab 3 nights at their Edinburgh hotel for only £25 per night, which is an amazing price! I paid an additional £5 per night for breakfast which was very worthwhile as it was the perfect way to set ourselves up in the morning and great value for money. I’d been wanting to visit…

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To celebrate my new job, a few weeks ago I went out for dinner to The Knife and Cleaver pub in Houghton Conquest. The award winning pub, restaurant and hotel is located in the small village just outside of Bedford, opposite a beautiful old church.   The Knife and Cleaver The pub is a beautiful red brick building and the decor inside is very homely and cosy, with wooden furniture and simple furnishings. When we arrived we sat in the bar area…

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