Tag Archives: weekends

30 Signs You’ve Lived in London Too Long

You proclaim with glee how cheap everything is as soon as you’re 10 miles north of Watford You find yourself telling your parents that they haven’t lived until they’ve tried sourdough pizza You spend £12 on a Whole Foods salad for lunch and die a little bit inside You roll your eyes every time you get […]

13 Things to Do in Valencia

So you might have seen from my many gratuitous Instagrams that I spent a long weekend on the continent last week, in the sunny city of Valencia. We packed quite a lot into four days and I fell a bit in love with the place, so I thought I’d share my top tips and recommendations […]

Easter Special – Peanut Butter Cups Recipe

It’s Easter! The season of great food. Chocolate eggs, chocolate bunnies, roast lamb, hot cross buns, more chocolate eggs… You can see why I love it, right?! Before heading back to the parents for the long weekend and going hard on roast dinners and windswept walks, I’ve been celebrating Easter a little bit differently this year. On Sunday […]

9 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Exercise When You’re Really Really Lazy

Obligatory new Nikes Instagram…. Hello! Regardless of the above photo, I have had a lacklustre few weeks when it comes to exercise. There are so many little false beliefs that keep telling myself, e.g. “it’s been so stressful with the house move”, “I’ve got too many work/social commitments to deal with”, “getting up early to exercise will just […]

Wilderness Festival 2015

It feels like every blog post I write these days starts with “It’s been a while since my latest update!”, for which I can only apologise for how annoying that might sound. But whatever, it’s true! Life has been something of a whirlwind recently – SHORT RECAP OF LIFE UPDATES: I moved house, had a […]

Nike Women’s 10k #WeRunLondon

Hello hello! Yes, I did another 10k, cause I just can’t get enough of them. They’re challenging enough to collapse in a heap of relief at the finish line, yet not so gruelling that you sustain any long-term injuries or have to spend months in agonising training. After hearing all about how amazing the last Nike […]

Higher Selfie Review

It already feels like a month ago (sorry for the mini blogging hiatus!), but a couple of weekends ago I had the privilege of attending the very first #HigherSelfie event – a spirituality “un-conference” held in collaboration with Lululemon UK. You might be wondering a) what the hell an un-conference is, b) what a “spirituality” […]

#Hbloggers Fitness Event

It’s been about four months since I joined the Health Bloggers Community team as Features Editor and already so much has happened! I’ve commissioned interviews & guest experts for their blog, upped my email marketing game writing the weekly newsletters and met such a supportive online community who love connecting with each other and sharing ideas. […]

The Top Seven Green Superfoods, from Julie Montagu

I had the pleasure of attending ‘Superfood Sunday’ recently with triyoga teacher and nutritionist, Julie Montagu to celebrate the release of her first book, Superfoods. 55 of us took over the food court at Whole Foods Market in Kensington, as Julie led us through a dynamic vinyasa flow class that did my body a whole […]

Running 10k and Sleeping All Day

It’s kind of amazing what you can do when you’re motivated enough, isn’t it?! I’ve started setting myself monthly goals – nothing massive, just some targets to aim towards that will keep me on track and encourage me to take little right actions instead of endlessly procrastinating (something I’m prone to doing A LOT). When I […]