The Wedding Edit – Wedding Night

On our wedding night we stayed in a local, new 5* Boutique Hotel in Donaghadee; One Shore Street.  The hotel was stunning, I absolutely loved our room (the boy did good!), the staff were amazing, so welcoming and friendly, but gave you your own space.  We had the most delicious breakfast there.  This is definitelyContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – Wedding Night”

Shop local and small this Christmas

Today I headed to a local small business on my way home from work today and finished off my Christmas shopping. This fabulous little shop is in Broughshane, Co. Antrim in Northern Ireland and is The Nest. Just look at the video for a sneak peak at some of their amazing pieces. The shop isContinue reading “Shop local and small this Christmas”

WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Make a statement

Fashion and style can come in many forms and today I’m sharing with you head pieces. Millinery is an amazing skill and I’m always blown away with then art (I mean it basically is a piece of art) created sometimes out of such basic materials. SMC Millinery   Aimee – ‘Pippa’ Royal blue headpiece andContinue reading “WCCFW26 – RUNWAY EDIT – Make a statement”

Culture Night Belfast 18

Friday night Mum and I headed into the city aka Belfast to enjoy Culture Night 2018. Culture Night has been going on in the city for 10 years now, this year ‘Our tenth incarnation features some fine artwork by the hugely talented Holly Pereira. Holly’s re-imagining of ’60s psychedelia for for Culture Night chimes perfectlyContinue reading “Culture Night Belfast 18”

DO BALLS DO DONEGAL

Last week of my Summer hols (basically had a month in and a month off) and Phil and I decided last minute to book a few days away. Nothing fancy as we can’t afford it with saving for the wedding. So a Groupondeal later and we are off to Donegal. Take a look at whatContinue reading “DO BALLS DO DONEGAL”

Happy St Patrick’s Day

Today I spent Saint Patrick’s Day up in Belfast on our day off with my Mum.  Even with the typical Northern Irish weather of wind and rain, we stood along the streets of Belfast to watch the St Patrick’s Day Carnival Parade.  Even with the dull backdrop, grey rain filled clouds the parade got off toContinue reading “Happy St Patrick’s Day”

hoes before bros

Like I said to you on Monday’s blog every year I buy something for my bestie aka my wife to show her just how much I love her and to celebrate our friendship; no matter what, we have and love each other.  So if you want to celebrate the love you have with your friendsContinue reading “hoes before bros”

When the weather brings you storms, find yourself a tea cup

After a crazy and busy week, I finally had a Friday off, as did Mr L . . . YAY!!! We had planned we would head up to the Gruffalo Trail at Colin Glen, pick up a sandwich on the way from the Sunflower Sandwich Bar and then head on to a random road trip of ‘goContinue reading “When the weather brings you storms, find yourself a tea cup”

Date night

Sometimes a mid-week (ok nearly mid-week) date night is all you need to get you through the week.  A reason to make sure I left work on time (yes I’ve become a work-a-holic!) we met up and headed for a coffee and to decide what we were actually doing. Little cinema session first – Daddy’sContinue reading “Date night”

Sunday

Trying my best to make the most of my time off, yes I think I’ve become a work-a-holic; I’ve spent my Sunday chilling out. After hitting the snooze button a few too many times I finally got out of bed and attempted to be productive by heading for a walk. It’s so bad, I liveContinue reading “Sunday”