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”

Gin Tour & Tasting

A couple of Saturday’s ago I spent my afternoon tasting local gin and touring the distillery with my best friend, what better way to spend a Saturday?! We are both gin fans and had never been to a gin distillery before. I have to say we had an absolute ball, one of the best toursContinue reading “Gin Tour & Tasting”

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”

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”

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”

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”

Little tourists in a big city – Game of Bols anyone?

Alongside the Icebar and The Heineken Experience we spend Saturday at The House of Bols. I had been before, the last time I went to Amsterdam and absolutely loved it so we had to go again!!! We booked our tickets online through their website , because we pre-booked it we got a 10% discount soContinue reading “Little tourists in a big city – Game of Bols anyone?”

Little tourists in a big city – Ice, ice baby!

When I remembered there was an icebar in Amsterdam I just had to go and luckily Sarah was up for it too! Neither of us had ever been before but wanted to try it out, we met a few people at different spots around Amsterdam who recommended it too so we were busting to tryContinue reading “Little tourists in a big city – Ice, ice baby!”

Little tourists in a big city – Sweet smell of flowers

Everywhere you look in Amsterdam you will spot beautiful sweet smelling flowers, even when the tulips are out of season you will come across so many other stunning flowers. When you land in Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam You can spot different flower stalls in Albert Cuypt Markt Near the Anne Frank Museum you can find theContinue reading “Little tourists in a big city – Sweet smell of flowers”