The Wedding Edit – Liverpool Hen

For my third and final Hen Party I headed over to Liverpool to meet up with some of my fabulous friends!  From day dot, even before I was engaged or had a boyfriend even, I knew I would always have my hen in Liverpool.  I love the city and I have THE most amazing friendsContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – Liverpool Hen”

The Wedding Edit – Home Hen

This was hen number one, my home hen with friends and family and we headed up to Belfast.  This was my more ‘classy’ and sensible hen party; we all headed out to dinner and a Murder Mystery.  I have always wanted to do a Murder Mystery, I love crime series on TV and for someContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – Home Hen”

The Wedding Edit – Hen Parties

Yes you read right, I said hen parties, not party. Of course I of all people would have more than one hen party! Well that’s not originally how it was planned; it was meant to be one semi-planned/semi-surprised hen in Liverpool, but not everyone would be able to make Liverpool, so it turned into aContinue reading “The Wedding Edit – Hen Parties”

Belfast on a budget

It’s not often Phil and I get a day off together, with me working and him doing shifts and normal day to day life things it’s nice to get out and just have some fun together. I can’t remember the last time we headed ‘out-out’ never mind during the day. On Friday we had aContinue reading “Belfast on a budget”

AVA Bistro, Bangor

Last weekend I spent Saturday out with the girls for my birthday.  We headed to the newly revamped AVA Bistro, in Bangor, Main Street; yup we are still going with the theme of new, local businesses. The AVA Bistro opened it’s doors on 1st March, an extension of The AVA Winebar.  The newly opened Bistro ‘promises to deliver aContinue reading “AVA Bistro, Bangor”

In the Highlands 

Last weekend I had the most fantastic time in the Highlands of Scotland for a wedding and long weekend. My first time in Inverness and my first authentic Scottish wedding. My long weekend started off with me getting my hair cut and coloured by the fabulous Hayley in Headrush in Bangor.  Loving my grey hair,Continue reading “In the Highlands “

fabulous at fifty

Yesterday was the birthday of one of my really good friends, and Saturday night was her party and oh my word was my head sore today, but I had such a good time! A night filled with cocktails, laughter and cake.  With her son Theo (a trained Mixologist) on cocktail duty, the drinks were most definitely flowingContinue reading “fabulous at fifty”

⚓ Ahoy there! ⚓

This weekend the Tall Ships where in the city.  Planning on going down on both Saturday and Sunday, it ended up just being Saturday night.  That’s my excuse for the lack of photos, but hey there’s always next year. The time I did spend down by the waters edge was great. There was a fantasticContinue reading “⚓ Ahoy there! ⚓”

Afternoon Tea by the sea

Everyone loves the treat and experience of Afternoon Tea and I’m always keeping my eyes open for new places to try. Last week as the final part of my birthday treat and birthday weekend Mum and I went to The Salty Dog in Bangor. For £10 per person with tea and coffee you get aContinue reading “Afternoon Tea by the sea”