summer :: big blue

PART 1  28/06/16 It is now Thursday and I felt it time to reflect on our days so far.  Tenerife is so much more than I ever expected. Yes, so it's just one of those islands commonly inhabited by Englishman during the summer months, but it's also tropical, platano-infested and mountainous.  Maybe I am just… Continue reading summer :: big blue

summer :: holiday prep

Within what you can deem as "holiday planning" is our annual meal out. It has almost, if not definitely, become a pre-holiday ritual. As we always venture off around the date of my Gran's birthday, it's both a birthday celebration and a farewell (for 2 weeks). This year we chose the King Bill, a local… Continue reading summer :: holiday prep

fashion :: fuchsia 

Last night we were invited, as a family, to the wedding reception of our neighbour's daughter.  It was so beautiful, and I was totally in awe of the decor. Love, love, love.  It was so lovely to have a special outing to go to with my family. With having been at university, it's great to… Continue reading fashion :: fuchsia 

life :: MCR 

Hello all! Despite what has suddenly become dreary weather, I took a little trip into Manchester today.  I didn't take as many photos as I may usually take but here's a couple regardless... From Victoria I headed off for some lunch and then up into NQ. For once I didn't go in a single shop… Continue reading life :: MCR 

food :: pack horse

If you live anywhere near me, you may have heard of The Pack Horse, in Affetside. I absolutely adore this place. Everything about it is just spot on, and also, they do amazing cocktails. Just saying. Yesterday afternoon my mum text me "Shall we go out for tea?" And let's face it, it would be… Continue reading food :: pack horse

forever :: its nectar

*I was taught the (Northern, I assume) phrase "it's nectar" earlier this year. It means = its good/class/top-notch. All that kinda jazz.* See my P.S. for how to get your own Forever products. Now that I'm back home and have the kitchen appliances I know how to use properly  (our oven's symbols at uni were… Continue reading forever :: its nectar