It’s not a holiday if I don’t attempt to bake something! Before, I’ve relied on the premixed baking sachets but this time I decided to bake from scratch. Chocolate orange is my favourite cake flavour so I decided to give it a go and bake some chocolate orange cupcakes. The recipe I used is this … Continue reading Creepy Crawly Cupcakes!
Burley is famous for its history of witches among other urban legends. The Burley history books tell that a white witch named Sybil Leek roamed the Burley village in the 1950s wearing a black cloak with her pet jackdaw riding atop her shoulder. Media attention surrounding Sybil reached breaking point, with some villagers rejoicing in … Continue reading The Witches of Burley
New York City, probably one of the most famous cities in the world with its streets and parks popping up in films and tv shows in almost every genre. Friends, How I Met Your Mother, The Princess Diaries, That Awkward Moment, Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones…the list goes on and on. New York has consistently … Continue reading 5 Days in New York City
There’s still a whole month and a half ish until summer is officially over -sob- but I’ve completed most of my summer wish list! Which is pretty handy as the weather has gone significantly downhill this past week! Chester Zoo Last week me, my boyfriend and our housemates embarked on a trip to Chester and … Continue reading Summer 2017 Wish List – Which Wishes Have I Completed?
Working full time over summer is a huge shock to the system after having full summers off at school, college and university. This summer I've decided to enjoy as much of the weekends as possible and complete my summer wish list! Chester Zoo Until my housemate’s girlfriend mentioned how great Chester Zoo looks, I didn’t … Continue reading Summer 2017 Wish List
My to be read list is forever growing and this doesn't even come close to how many books I want to read but these are the books that I currently have on my bookshelf (and kindle library) or my amazon wishlist! Tennison - Lynda La Plante After watching the series on ITV earlier on in … Continue reading TBR List: July 2017
Two Sundays ago, I spent an incredibly relaxing day at the Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Spa. The hotel is situated a stone’s throwaway from Bournemouth Beach and though it is a cheaper alternative to some spas in the area, it didn’t really feel like it! Sure, it was a little tatty in some places, but I … Continue reading Bournemouth Spa Day