Playa del Silencio beach view from above

Playa del Silencio, a hidden gem in Northern Spain

I’m a bit torn when it comes to writing about Asturias -the region in Norther Spain where I am from.  On one hand I wish more people knew about this beautiful part of the world, but on the other I’m happy that is unspoilt and relatively unknown to the mass tourists.  There are beaches in Asturias to suit everybody, from…

lockdown

Life update | What I’ve been up to during lockdown

If someone had told me earlier in the year that part of 2020 would be spent at home, in lockdown I would have really laughed. I’ve now lost the count of how many weeks we have been at home, no longer on a proper lockdown, but with life still not back to how it used to be. When I first…

Beauty Pie Subscription Review & Discount Code

It seems a bit frivolous to talk about beauty when the whole world is going through a pandemic and our lives are completely different to how there were earlier this year.  However it’s good to discuss something other than COVID and try to keep life as normal as possible. Beauty Pie is a brand I’ve been keen to try for…

Easter chocolate bark

Easter chocolate bark

If you are looking for an easy Easter recipe to do with kids, or one to do yourself, then look no further as this Easter chocolate bark is perfect. Not only is it easy and foolproof but it can also be adapted for other times of the year, ie Halloween or Christmas. This Easter chocolate bark is also a great…

Adagio Tea Christmas Range

Advent Calendars & Countdown to Christmas | My Weekly Round up

Hello! How are you? I can’t believe it’s nearly the end of November. Yes, I know I say this every time I write a round up post, but the weeks and months are literally flying by. I haven’t been feeling really well the past few weeks, I’ve had a cold and cough that has dragged on for so long that…