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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In little under two weeks it’s that time of year that everyone loves to hate.. Valentine’s Day! Whether you’re a sickeningly cosy couple or single as a pringle, there’s no avoiding this one. Personally, I’m not the type to celebrate the occasion with a big gift or expensive night out, I prefer a sweet little gesture or maybe a nice romantic night in. Valentine’s Day Flowers Valentine flowers are the perfect classic gift, you can never go wrong with a beautiful…

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If you’re local to Hertfordshire then this is worth checking out!  Cinnabar Cafe is based in the heart of Stevenage Old Town and has recently re-opened following a major refurbishment.  The venue combines a coffee house, cocktail bar, restaurant and nightclub all under one roof, making it the ideal place to start your weekend.  Being fairly local, I was invited to try it out last Saturday and we began the evening with a few drinks and dinner in their beautifully decorated…

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