Staying in a suite

Do you ever feel like you need to totally, 100% over-indulge? Like, really just let loose and treat yourself? Sometimes it’s okay to live it up for a couple of days. And, sometimes, it’s exactly what we need. When Apex Hotels invited me to stay in one of their new… View Post

24 hours in London

Last Sunday, I went to London for an overnight stay (a paid collaboration, more coming soon) at the Apex Temple Court hotel. Of course, I took the award-winning photographer husband along for his company as well as his handy camera work. (His award is for photography skills, not husband skills,… View Post

Travelling in style on the Orient Express

Winning an Instagram competition is never an expectation upon entering, but to win a trip on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express is almost beyond belief. (Thank you, Aspinal of London.) A once-in-a-lifetime kind of trip, travelling from Venice to Paris on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express is the stuff dreams are made of, and… View Post

The Appeal of London Collections Men

When I went to London Fashion Week, I loved it. It was exhilarating and fun and everything I’d hoped it to be, though the ‘peacocking‘ was rather unsettling – it’s something I struggle to understand. Men and women, prancing around, all trussed up, for the sole purpose of hoping to… View Post

The Daydreamer Goes To London

Oddly enough, one of my favourite things to do in London is to visit Hyde Park. I love that there is so much going on in such a peaceful environment, and I like to grab a coffee and wander through the park people-watching while intermittently cooing over the dogs enjoying… View Post