If you know me, you’ll know that one of my favourite ways to spend an afternoon is sipping a cup of tea with friends. I like to think I know a thing or two about a good ol’ fashioned cuppa and so I thought I’d put together a little guide to tea in Hull. Liquid… Continue reading The Best Places for a Cuppa in Hull
I’ve always been a huge fan of Poorboy Boutique in Hull, ever since I visited their little two-story shop on Newland Avenue. They then moved to a bigger premises in Princes Quay Shopping Centre; it was during this time that I featured them in my Guide to Vintage Shopping in Hull.
Whilst I’d love to say that my boyfriend shares my passion for flamboyant fashions from the past, Aaron prefers more of a classic, contemporary look. His wardrobe mainly consists of denim jeans, plain t-shirts, checked flannels and the odd polo shirt or two. I don’t think we’re going to catch him in a funky pineapple… Continue reading Classic Style to Fit All with Jacamo*
Nestled in the heart of Yorkshire, Harrogate is the ideal place to go for a weekend of relaxation, or an afternoon of retail therapy. This picturesque spa town was popular among Edwardian and Victorian high society and has continued to be a top tourist spot ever since. I recently visited the town for a couple… Continue reading A Day Out in Harrogate
If it’s one thing I like to treat myself to, it’s a Lush face mask. After running out of their amazing Cup O’ Coffee exfoliating mask recently, I was on the hunt for something new to try. As we’re on the cusp of spring, I fancied something re-energising and fresh. One of the lovely staff… Continue reading Lush Brazened Honey Fresh Face Mask Review
“What are you planning to do after graduating?” is a question that often strikes fear into the hearts of final year students. This time last year, I knew that whatever I ended up doing, I wanted to feel like I was making a difference. I think that a lot of students feel that way, especially… Continue reading Advice from a Graduate: Considering your options after university
Wow. Well, March has been a little busy, hasn’t it? So busy in fact that I am writing this post half way through April. I barely had time to catch my breath really and only just getting back into my normal routine. It’s had its highs and lows but all in all, I’ve had a… Continue reading A Hectic March