Why I’m actually looking forward to winter in 2021

As a diehard summer lover, I was surprised when I found myself looking forward to the colder months recently. Normally, I hate the dark nights,…

Postcards from Mykonos: turning 32 in Greece

In September, Sam took me away to the beautiful Mykonos for my 32nd birthday. I wasn’t really expecting to go abroad this year, so it…

Year of the Staycation: 3 nights in The Cotswolds

For our final staycation of the summer, Sam and I decided to spend three nights in The Cotswolds. It is full of beautiful scenery, pretty…

Year of the Staycation: Edinburgh & the Scottish Highlands

Although the UK’s green list for travel has updated since my last staycation post, it’s still too complicated for Sam and I to plan going…

Year of the Staycation: Glamping in Three Cliffs, Gower

As foreign travel still isn’t advised from the UK, our staycations continue. Back in March, I had a feeling that it wouldn’t be easy to…

Year of the Staycation: a night in Brecon Beacons

If you live in Wales and enjoy spending time outdoors, then you’ll have probably visited Brecon Beacons. With fresh air a-plenty, wide open spaces and…

Choose warmth; I don’t worry about being cool and …

I saw an extract of writer Matt Haig’s new book on his Instagram recently and it resonated with me. It said:  “Don’t worry about being…