Review: ALDI Harry Potter Craft Kits

Now is a great time to take up a new crafting hobby, and readymade craft kits are the perfect way to get started because they have everything you'll need for a complete project. Last summer ALDI was selling a great range of Harry Potter craft kits, including knitting, crochet and sewing, and I'll be reviewing … Continue reading Review: ALDI Harry Potter Craft Kits

10 Creative Things to Do at Home

Lockdown is proving to be a strange time for us all. I know I'm personally making a lot of use of our Netflix and Now TV subscriptions, as well as the very welcome addition of Disney+. But being a creative person I also find that being creative has to be an essential part of my … Continue reading 10 Creative Things to Do at Home

9 Must-Read Romance Novels

I've always been a fan of romance novels, but it's surprising how many of the ones I've picked up off the shelves have been disappointing. This is one genre where a beautiful cover really can mislead you into buying books which land completely flat! Sometimes though I stumble on ones that really hook me in … Continue reading 9 Must-Read Romance Novels

Theatre Review: & Juliet

This review of & Juliet has been a long time coming, because I actually saw this brand new musical when it premiered in Manchester back in September. However, it's since moved to the West End, where it is absolutely killing it and has won 6 WhatsOnStage awards. So better late than never, I'm now sharing … Continue reading Theatre Review: & Juliet

10 Things to do in Manchester on a Rainy Day

Are we all sick of these storms yet? Spring seems a long way off right now, and although I love staying in, even I get a bit of cabin fever after a while. Thankfully there are plenty of ways to spend your time in Manchester if the weather is bad – which let’s face it, … Continue reading 10 Things to do in Manchester on a Rainy Day

How to Make a Truly Wonderful Wedding Photo Book

It’s been almost two years since our wedding day, and we have only just taken the time to put together a wedding photo book album with our professional digital photos! It’s been a lovely project to work on though, as it brought back all the happy memories from the day. And now I have experience … Continue reading How to Make a Truly Wonderful Wedding Photo Book

My Top 15 MCU Marvel Moments

My sister and I have booked ourselves another long-awaited trip to Disneyland Paris, and this time it's during Marvel season! This will be the first time I’ve seen anything Marvel at DLP as it’s been quite a few years since my last visit, and I’m rather excited about it! Plus, now I just can’t get … Continue reading My Top 15 MCU Marvel Moments

5 Great Reasons to Try Tencel Bedding

Bedtime is pretty much my favourite time of day, so if there’s one part of the home that deserves to be treated to an overhaul in the new year, it’s my bed. And for 2020 I’m trying something completely new  courtesy of Love Bedtime – a luxurious bedding set made from tencel. New year = … Continue reading 5 Great Reasons to Try Tencel Bedding

UK Travel: A Festive Minibreak

We wanted to get into the Christmas spirit this month after a stressful November at work, so we booked ourselves a couple of nights away in early December, complete with two lovely festive activities. Christmas at Blenheim Palace I’d absolutely loved the Christmas at Dunham Massey event in 2018, and after noticing that several other … Continue reading UK Travel: A Festive Minibreak