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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A snapshot of Leiden, Holland’s cutest town

This week I went on a work trip to Leiden, a beautiful city in the Netherlands. Within easy reach of its popular neighbour Amsterdam (a 15 minute train ride from Schipol Airport, to be exact), Leiden is the perfect place for anyone that wants to experience Holland without the crowds. Connected by a network of […]

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Dan’s Guest Post: The Lichfield and Kakadu National Parks

Time for another guest post – yay! This one is from my friend from way back when, Dan (it feels so weird writing that…. you’ll always be Seymour to me…. well… ‘Cmor’, because when we were tweens we wrote everything phonetically). He’s an even keener travel bug than I am – I’m never quite sure […]

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We adopted a fur baby! Meet our new fluffball

Meet Meier! (pronounced Maya – her first cat dad has Swiss-German roots, and she’s named after his old neighbour!).Β  Meier is a Lilac British Shorthair – I’ve always really wanted a shorthair – ever since watching the McVities advert really. Their teddybear looks and sweet easy-going nature made me fall in love with them. I […]

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The Wedding Edit: The Ultimate Checklist For Brides-To-Be!

Its over a month since Aled and I tied the knot – I can’t believe it was that long ago! Since our wedding I’ve had a few friends who are getting hitched soon ask me wedding-related questions, so I thought it might be nice to compile a really comprehensive checklist on here for anyone who […]

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The Wedding Edit: Our Cotswolds Minimoon!

After our wedding day, we took a little time out for a minimoon in the Cotswolds. I spoke about this in my last post, but I’m so glad we did the minimoon thing, rather than going on our honeymoon straight away. After the wedding, we just wanted to spend time together and enjoy being husband […]

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The Wedding Edit: We got married! My post-wedding thoughts

We did it!!Β  After 20 long months of planning, Aled and I finally got married this month! It was the BEST DAY ever. We had perfect weather, everyone we love was there, and everything went to plan. We got married at a beautiful converted barn in Bedfordshire. To be honest, it was a bit over […]

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Finally leaving the student life behind

After staying in education for as long as humanly possible, I can finally say I am no longer a student! Aled and I both graduated this weekend, and we are now officially doctors! Yay! Cambridge graduations are an experience in themselves… A brief description: we met in the senior common room at our college (we […]

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Hints of Spring & Becoming A member of the National Trust

Happy Sunday!! I haven’t posted on here for a whiiiiiiiile. I blame it on wedding planning & honeymoon dreaming. Honestly, every weekend these pass few months has been meeting with suppliers / designing table signs / and writing endless to-do lists! But now that the weather is (maybe, for now) looking a little nicer, we’re […]

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