The most relaxing week in Madeira

You may have guessed from the fact that I haven’t posted on here for 5 months that life has been raaaaather busy lately! We recently bought a house and I had grand plans to blog about the reno/redecorating process (mainly for us to look back on in the future), but its been so full on […]

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We bought our first home!

I can’t quite believe I’m writing this post, it feels like it’s been a long time coming, but we have bought our first home! Argh! I feel like over the last 6 months we’ve felt all the emotions – excitement, happiness, fear, stress, disappointment, relief… all of it! But we are finally in, and I’m […]

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Photography Journal: A Chilly Sunday Walk

Today was the perfect lazy sunday! We had a slow start, and once we were up and dressed we pulled on our cozy coats and wellies and headed to our local national trust property for a wander. As soon as we arrived, we grabbed hot drinks (a hot chocolate with all the trimmings is the […]

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72 Hours in Sydney: Living my best summer bay life

I’m currently sitting in Starbucks with a big old cuppa on a rainy day in Cambridge (not as hipster as it sounds btw… I came in to source some coffee and cake while the hubs runs a half marathon….#health), so it feels so lovely to be able to look back on our time in sunny […]

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New Zealand Road Trip: Queenstown and Glenorchy

Well, here it is! The last post from our road trip around beautiful, beautiful New Zealand. We flew into Queenstown from Sydney – it was a three hour flight with one of the coolest, but also scariest, landings ever. The approach to the runway is between two mountains, and we were treated to an insane […]

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New Zealand Roadtrip: Fjordland NP & Milford Sound

Milford Sound has been on my bucket list for the longest time. It’s one of the better known sights in New Zealand, and I was excited to see it for myself after having stared photos in magazines, books, and blogs for so long! It’s strange, but I actually felt a little apprehensive as we drove […]

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New Zealand Roadtrip: Mt Aspiring National Park

While we were in Wanaka, we decided to take a little drive to the nearby Mount Aspiring National Park. We were quite tired from travelling, so we decided not to take on any of the longer hikes. Instead, we drove around, took in the beautiful scenery, and did a couple of shorter walks. First, we […]

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New Zealand Roadtrip: Wanaka & Hiking Roys Peak

After a few days exploring Mount Cook National Park, we drove for around two hours to Wanaka. New Zealand is such a great place for a road trip – the roads themselves are really easy and fun to drive and the scenery is insane. On our way down to Wanaka, we stopped of at Lindis […]

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New Zealand Road Trip: Mount Cook National Park Pt 2

On our final morning in Mount Cook National Park, the clouds had lifted and we had the most beautiful weather, which meant that we could finally do the hikes that I had planned! We woke up at 4AM (sorry Aled), packed our bags, and drove to the carpark at the start of the Tasman Glacier […]

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New Zealand Road Trip: Mount Cook National Park Part 1

Visiting Mount Cook National Park has been on my bucket list for a while now, thanks to the amazing photos knocking around on social media! After flying into Queenstown, we drove for around two and a half hours to the Glentanner Park Center – our home for two nights, giving us three days to explore […]

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