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24 Hours in Lisbon!

source site   I love to take weekends away to European cities, especially when I can make use of the bank holiday weekends! I’ve been to the south of Portugal and spent several sunny, beach holidays in the Algarve but I had never been to the capital.   Over Easter I got to spend 24 hours in […]

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Keeping Cosy and Warm this Winter

  It never felt like it was going to get there but it’s now officially cold and that’s definitely got me feeling a bit Christmassy! Now, I would say I’m a summer girl, there’s nothing like a pair of flip flops and summer dress and feeling the warmth of the sun on your face. But […]

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My Swiss Birthday Surprise

This year I was surprised with a very special birthday present… a trip to Switzerland – a country I’ve always wanted to visit. Not only was I very excited to eat all the Swiss cheese and chocolate but I was looking forward to the beautiful scenery, mountains and lakes. It also gave me a chance […]

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Hello Autumn: A Birthday Wish List

  It’s officially autumn, the leaves are falling off the trees and going out without a coat is officially a no-no.       However, I do actually like this time of year. Don’t get me wrong I am definitely a summer girl, but I love the thought of snuggling up under a blanket to […]

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My Favourite September Skincare Products 

  I saw this quote recently by Coco Chanel:   ‘Nature gives you the face you have at twenty. Life shapes the face you have at thirty. But at fifty you get the face you deserve.’   To me this sums up how vita skincare is, as putting in effort to look after your skin […]

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Lapasa: My New Favourite Sportswear

  I’ve recently joined a hockey club close to where I live! It’s going well so far but I’m definitely not a star hockey player. I haven’t played since school and I always enjoyed it there, which is the most important thing, right? I do it with one of my good friends and so it […]

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Ooh La La Lollapalooza – Festival Fun in Paris

So I feel like this post is a little bit overdue as I’ve been back from Paris for a few weekends now.  Before I went away I did a little Paris Wish List blog post so I thought I would update you on what I got up to! In all honesty I didn’t manage to […]

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Dinner at Pizza Express, Charing Cross

Pizza Express was always our go to restaurant when my sister and I were younger. There was something for everyone on the menu and we always enjoyed our food. We hadn’t been for a while though, so when my mum suggested it for dinner after our trip to Somerset House  I was more than happy […]