6 easy ways to be more sustainable

This year I am not making any new resolutions, what I am doing, however, is keeping the good ones I have made last year and one of them was to be more sustainable. We all know the planet is not doing very well and if we want to give the next generation of people and […]

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A look back at 2018

Today is the first day of 2019 back at my computer, but before I start sharing with you my next new favourite London restaurant or travel destination, I thought I would take one last look at 2018. This past year has been CHALLENGING. I went through so much change, so many highs but also so […]

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12 things about me

I rarely talk about myself on this blog. I share experiences and opinions, I also more recently started the conversation about mental health, but that’s pretty much it. So with this year coming to a close, I was reflecting on what had been the biggest change in my life in 2018, and without a doubt, […]

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Christmas 2018 – Secret Santa gift ideas

Secret Santa gift guide

It is the season of giving! It is also the season of Christmas office parties, friends festive dinners and stocking filling! With that comes the sometimes dreaded task of finding a small budget gift for that colleague you know nothing about or a good friend with luxurious tastes. I LOVE a good Secret Santa gift, […]

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Christmas 2018 – Gift guide for travellers

I cannot believe it is that time of the year again! The time to think about what you will get your mum, dad, siblings, partner, friendly neighbour, eccentric uncle for Christmas. This year went by so fast that I barely put any thoughts into this until two days ago. So if like me you are […]

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Living with anxiety – The fear of flying

“Hi, my name is Claire, I am a travel lover and blogger and I am afraid of flying…” I am part of the Afraid of Flying Anonymous which has been a real curse my entire adult life. My fear started in 2002, I was a teenager and I was going on a school trip to […]

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Living with anxiety – The fear of failing

I had no plans to write this post today but another night of disrupted sleep gave me the idea to do it. I may even make a series out of it, if you guys like it, as I have many years of experience living with anxiety. I was pretty much born with it, for as […]

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200 blog posts – A lot has changed

In October 2017 I wrote my 100th blog post where I explained my blogging journey from needing a creative outlet to creating a blog and not blogging to finally taking it a bit more seriously. So where am I 100 posts later? I thought I would give you an update as A LOT has changed! […]

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