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The Truth About Traveling With Kids

By On September 25, 2017

There’s no way to sugarcoat it. Traveling with kids is kind of a sh*t show.  Frankly, I may still have PTS after my last trip across the Atlantic. Picture the scene: It is 1am aboard… Read More

Kids

A Steam Train Through A Redwood Forest In Santa Cruz

By On September 22, 2017

My boy is obsessed with trains so he totally did his excited ‘happy feet penguin dance’ when he spotted a real-life, holy smokin’ steam train in Santa Cruz! I found out about the… Read More

Bath

3 Awesome Places For A Massage In Bath

By On January 23, 2016

Sometimes you just need things to go at a slower pace. The city of Bath in south west England is not only a thriving tourist city but also a beautiful place to escape… Read More

Boat

Sightseeing In San Francisco With A Baby

By On November 23, 2015

When our son was born I will admit I did wonder if my days of wanderlust were officially over. At first caring for a newborn was so challenging it seemed like an epic task… Read More

Chicago

Afternoon Tea In Chicago

By On February 15, 2015

My husband definitely knows the way to my heart so when he organised a surprise afternoon tea at The Drake Hotel for our wedding anniversary this English girl was one happy lady.  … Read More

Chicago

Literary lessons At Hemingway’s Childhood Home

By On October 6, 2014

To be a good writer you need to step away from the keyboard sometimes. After weeks immersed in a high-pressure book project, I took a breather and headed to Oak Park, ten… Read More

Bike

4 Places To Take A Walk In Wheaton

By On September 19, 2014

Since we moved to Wheaton I’ve been determined to get outdoors as much as possible before I batten down the hatches for my first Chicago winter (brrr). The marvellous thing about our new home is it’s a… Read More

Athens

36 Hours To See Athens

By On September 8, 2014

I’ve always loved Greece so from the moment we booked our trip back in March I knew I’d be counting down the days until our honeymoon there! Before our planned leisurely break chilling in a villa in… Read More

City

St Louis: The Loop

By On June 3, 2014

One of my favourite St Louis neighbourhoods is The Loop where you can pick up a vintage find, stuff your face at a yummy eatery or see rock ‘n’ roll legend Chuck… Read More

City

What To See And Do In London

By On May 12, 2014

Arriving in London for the first time as an overseas visitor can seem a little daunting but here’s everything you need to know… * Getting to London from the airport is pretty… Read More