Myanmar Photo journey on Instagram

  As much as I love coming home after a trip away, like many others I’m always prone to a stroke of the holiday blues. It’s always a little bit sad to get back to the everyday comings and goings of normal life. But alas holidays can’t last forever! Spending…

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Walking the Great British Countryside

  Last week we had a situation which meant me swapping my party-in-a-car-commute for public transport and a countryside brisk walk to get into work for a few days. The first day, in true Manchester style it absolutely chucked it down. I was soaked, but not deterred. As the days went on…

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Celebrating six years of ‘scent’-ventures

Todays post is a little okay a lot different to ones I normally write about. That’s because yesterday was a very special day. Six years ago on the 18th of January, I met my best friend. Not only do we now share a life together, we also share the same interests and…

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The toughest climb yet: Ben Nevis tips

Last year, my dad nagged me for weeks to pick a date for all the family to travel to Scotland, so he and I could finally take on Ben Nevis. Way back in 2008, my dad and I went on our first country walk together to Pen Y Ghent (Yorkshire). It was the first…

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Travel Link Up: My Favourite Souvenirs

My favourite souvenir? this month? this year? Considering I have never not brought back a souvenir, this question poses all kinds of difficulties for me. I have many, many OCD tendencies: I don’t approve of clutter, I organise every part of our home, I love clean open spaces, but when it comes…

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