Summer 2015: Things I want to remember

alfama lisbon

penmon point beaumaris

Catching too many pretty sunsets to mention.

Drinking caiprinhias on the beach in Cascais.

Whispering in Holkham Hall with my best best friend.

Moving into our lovely new house and appreciating the light every day.

BBQ-ing and drinking too  many Aperol spritzes in our garden.

tiles lisbon

holkham hall norfolk

Having blonde(ish) hair and bloody loving it.

Watching the Eiffel tower sparkle from across the river.

Attending my first blog event and having the most fun.

Savouring every single second I spent in the sunshine or by the sea.

Watching the sunset over the harbour in Hamburg with my lovely girls.

disneyland paris castle


The amazing taste and crunch of Belem's custard tarts.

Meeting baby Rosie for the first time and falling in love.

Dancing in a tent all night at Leeds Feast and grinning from ear to ear.

Writing my first post for The High Tea Cast and feeling very happy about it.

Eating the most delicious steak frites with my Mum and sis in Paris.

sunset leeds

paris sunrise montmartre

Playing raucous games of Cards Against Humanity with our fab friends.

Watching my boy play a gig on a boat.

Enjoying pints of cider in the sunshine on Belgrave Roof Terrace.

Feeling lucky to live so close to the canal when the evenings are long and light.

Watching Belle & Sebastian play some of my favourite hits at Leeds Town Hall.



Enjoying a drizzly day out in Scarborough, complete with fish and chips.

Discovering new favourite places in our little old Leeds.

Laying by the canal watching meteor showers with my love.

Making jewellery to my hearts content.

Laughing until my belly ached on the Reeperbahn.


hamburg harbour sunset

Reliving my childhood at Disneyland Paris - complete with rollercoasters & Minnie ears.

A rainy weekend in Anglesey that was exactly what we needed.

Dreaming and making plans and getting excited about all the great things to come in the future.

eiffel tower at night

Autumn - you have a lot to live up to.