The Hummingbird Bakery’s Pumpkin Cupcakes

Happy Halloween! Since I’ve been attempting to become a domestic goddess in the last few weeks (unfortunately, it hasn’t all gone to plan…), I thought I would try my hand at some (kind of) themed cupcakes. The Hummingbird Bakery Cookbook landed on my doorstep a few days ago, and when…

September Beginnings & September Endings

September and I have always had our issues. It’s always tended to be a month of change (forced, with a lot of struggle), followed by a ‘down-and-out’ period, some self-reflection and eventually some sense of an action plan to get back on track – writing this I’m realising I am…

ASOS Early Autumn Wishlist

The chill in the air and fast approach of winter means there is extended time and extra reason to be curled up in bed with a cup of tea in fill ASOS browse mode by eight pm. Right now I’m in the process of sorting out my wardrobe out, so although…

Revisiting Copenhagen

   Six months on and I still haven’t published any of my Copenhagen photos on this (somewhat slow) blog of mine. After some deliberation surrounding whether to write about a trip that happened so long ago, I settled that some highlights, which mostly include dining, are too good not to share. I discovered some…

A Weekend in Edinburgh

My long weekend in Edinburgh went by far too fast for my liking, which always seems to be the case with exploring new places with good company, good food and (mostly) good weather. I’d heard great things about Edinburgh whilst we were planning this trip, a great deal about the…

Stockholm Photo Diary: Part Two

  As I mentioned, all these photos are nature orientated; since much of Sweden is forest it was hard to avoid (not that I would ever avoid it!). The scenery is truly beautiful, and I was even lucky enough to spend a night by a campfire underneath the towering trees…

Stockholm Photo Diary: Part One

  Welcome to part one of my Stockholm photo diary; just a little account of the days I spent there in the past week. Being my second trip to the city, I felt so much more comfortable spending my time taking decent pictures – this has resulted in alot of…