For the benefit of those of you who have been under a rock for the last decade (Hehe) Le Manoir Aux Quat’ Saison is French charmer Raymond Blanc’s little piece of Michelin starred heaven in the middle of the Oxfordshire countryside. The hotel boasts 32 fabulous rooms and suites (including the incredible Blanc de Blanc … More Raymond Blanc Cookery School – Gluten free cookery Course
Last month on a bright, sunny morning I was invited to attend a breakfast to launch the new Beulah London Spring/Summer 16 line. As you probably know I’m a big fan of ethical fashion brand Beulah and their pretty, ladylike designs and what better way to view the new collection than over a long, lazy … More Breakfast with Beulah
Wow, what a busy few weeks! Following on from my last post about our summer plans I thought it only right to give you guys a quick update so here I am sitting in my sunny kitchen back here in Blighty (my office is a pigsty!) We dragged ourselves back to the UK last weekend … More Let the summer begin!
I’m not sure of the exact moment that the realisation hit. I don’t think it was so much a bolt out of the blue but at some point in the last two years I began to question where I wanted to be in life. I don’t just mean metaphorically but also literally! I’ve always had … More Working towards the dream
Top London nutritionist Gabriela Peacock has just launched her first range of supplements aimed at those of us too busy to regularly check-in with a nutritionist. Her range comes in smart and fashionable boxes packaged full of single doses so that no matter how busy you are you really don’t have an excuse not … More Complimentary nutritional consultation with GP Nutrition
Like many people I started the new year resolving to get fitter and most importantly, healthier so when the opportunity to attend a three-day yoga retreat in Oxfordshire came up I jumped at it with two Lululemon clad legs! Ok, I’ll admit it now. I’m not exactly a seasoned yogi but the promise of three … More Poundon House Yoga retreat with Saskia Price
Fire has a very strong spiritual element, even having an association with one of the seven chakras, the navel chakra. It is one of the four main elements of life along with earth, water and air and these four elements are the basis for pretty much all ancient philosophy and religion. It’s no wonder then, … More Light up your life with Neom
A couple of weeks ago, just before Brendan started back at Strictly we managed to escape for a one night mini-break at the beautiful Babington house hotel in Somerset. A countryside outpost of the massive, worldwide Soho House chain, Babington is a grade 2 listed manor house hotel and members club set in beautiful Somerset … More Travel review – Babington house
We are living increasingly busy and stressful lives these days. For most of us there is so much to juggle from day to day. Whether it be work, study, family, social commitments or otherwise, we can often be left feeling frazzled and overwhelmed. We also generally have less of a community and family support network … More The importance of “me time”.
The island of Mallorca is often misunderstood. It’s long had a reputation for boozy lads holidays, Hen-do’s and package tours to high-rise hotels but the island I’ve come to know and adore over the last 25 years couldn’t be further from this. I spent a lot of time in Mallorca as a child as my … More Reach for the stars – A review of Jumeirah Port De Soller
Well it’s been a busy and sociable few weeks here and of course that has meant lots of lovely outfits needed so I thought I’d give you a very brief run through of what I’ve been up to and what I’ve been wearing to get up to mischief….. The month started in my favourite place … More Out And About – July
The week before last I was lucky enough to be invited not once, but twice to one of my favourite events of the Summer season, The Boodles tennis tournament at the beautiful Stoke park golf club in Buckinghamshire. I love tennis and as one of the first grass court tournaments of the year, lots of … More Belles, balls and butterflies
We human beings are very unique, complex creatures with different things that make us tick. This diversity is what gives us such a fascinating society. In my ongoing quest for great health and happiness I’ve been thinking about things I try to do regularly that make me feel great. Some of these tips have medically proven … More My top ten tips for healthy living
I‘ve always been a firm believer that you get what you pay for in life. However one exception I have to this rule is holidays. Some of our best trips have been visits to hotels found on Expedia when the budget has been tight. On the other hand we’ve felt seriously let down on occasion … More Game changer- A review of Six Senses Zighy Bay