Anna Nicole: The Opera

What better way to portray the tragic life of one of celebrity’s biggest victims then through the medium of opera? That’s clearly what the Royal Opera House thought when they decided to put this on their schedule, and I couldn’t…

What I Ate in Beijing (Not Veggie Friendly!)

I’ve written about the incredible wedding I went to in China, and the top sights you must see if you visit Beijing, but there is so much more to this amazing city if you just walk around it. Everything about…

Beijing: What You Must See

It’s difficult to know where to start with writing about this trip, as Beijing is so vast. The city is sprawling, yet packed at every point. And it is loud! There’s a lot of traffic and a lot of people.…

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A Traditional Chinese Wedding in Beijing

As I wrote a while ago, it’s got to that time in my life where wedding invites are coming in thick and fast. However earlier this year I was invited to a wedding in a slightly less conventional location, and…

How to Arrange a Hen Do

As you will have seen from some recent posts, I’ve recently been part of a crack duo of organisers tasked with our first ever hen do. Now, considering I have known the bride-to-be for 24 years, and the other organiser…

Visiting Magical Portmeirion

After a day of speeding down zip lines and screaming myself hoarse on underground trampolines, we’d arranged something a bit calmer for our friend’s hen do, and drove down to the self-enclosed picturesque town of Portmeirion. Stepping into Portmeirion is…

Life: August, 2014

Unhealthy food, new kitchenware and celebratory drinks My mum bought me a moving in present of an electric wok and accompanying recipe bookWhen left alone to pack for moving house, I resorted to pizza and ginChristmas cupcakes were delivered to…

Ziplining and Underground Trampolining in Wales

Recently, I became part of a crack duo of hen party organisers extraordinaire. I’ve never thrown a hen party before, and this one was not just important because it was for one of my best friends, but because she lives…