Hello and welcome to the second annual Secret Hanta, here’s hoping 2018 will be even bigger and better than last year when we had 160 people from all over the…

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#SecretHanta 2018

#SecretHanta 2018

I believe it’s the small things in life – like a fluffy towel on a miserable February morning, or a cup of tea snuggled in bed at gone 10am on…

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Feeling luxurious with King of Cotton

Feeling luxurious with King of Cotton

You’d be forgiven for thinking that Mike and I live in a  one-bedroom house because our second bedroom has featured on Instagram approximately twice. I am ashamed to say it…

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Small bedroom revamp

Small bedroom revamp

Where do you go for the weekend to celebrate your first wedding anniversary? Well for me it needed to be rural and romantic, pretty and picturesque, BUT well served by…

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48 hours in the Cotswolds

48 hours in the Cotswolds

So back in August, in Nice of all places, I started thinking about Secret Santa. Back when were at school we did Secret Santa in a really big group to…

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#SecretHanta

#SecretHanta

17-year-old me was a massive cringe ball (yes, even more so than 25-year-old me). I used to call myself Hanner, wear a manky chequered wrist sweatband from Claire’s Accessories and…

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My home style… at 17

My home style… at 17

Right, I’m going to try and avoid sounding like a complete fan girl but frankly I am promising nothing… Back in 2014 Charlotte (@thehomethatmademe) was one of the very first people…

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Charlotte (@thehomethatmademe)

Charlotte (@thehomethatmademe)

A couple of weeks ago I was having an absolutely terrible day, my car wouldn’t start so I had to take a day off work, it cost me a small…

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Review of Le Chameau’s Giverny Jersey Lined Boot, in Cherry

Review of Le Chameau’s Giverny Jersey Lined Boot, in Cherry

Some people think getting a train to the South of France is madness, I mean – a quick hop on a plane (such fun!) and you’re sunning yourself on the…

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Trains to Europe, is it for you?

Trains to Europe, is it for you?

Obviously this is just my take on things, from a week in North Yorkshire. If you have anything else you’d like to add please comment below or message me on…

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My top 5 things to do in North Yorkshire

My top 5 things to do in North Yorkshire

When we first started talking about our Easter holiday this year I thought we were going to end up going to Snowdonia. Me being me however we left booking a…

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Lake District

Lake District

Hello everyone, I would say I hope you are enjoying the Summer but frankly we seem to have slipped into mid-October so maybe I will skip that for now. You…

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2017 – the year of exploration

2017 – the year of exploration