Category: Lifestyle


EDUCATIONAL ROLE PLAY WHITE CITY, WESTFIELDS I was originally invited to an adults night of kidzania which I was unable to attend. Funnily enough as I was snapchatting Eva’s experience (my user name is memoirmode) people were messaging me saying they wish they could go. They do sporadic nights every so often for adults evenings. The next one is on… Read more →

The Mayfield Lavender Farm, Surrey

We only live 10 miles away from the Mayfield Lavender Farm and I have been meaning to go every summer for years. Finally we went last weekend and unfortunately, most of the lavender had already been harvested. It must look so vibrant and beautiful in July so I WILL go next summer and see it in it’s full glory.  Shoes: c/o Superga  //… Read more →

Life Lately – Diary Entry

I thought I would start a little diary entry series. Maybe once a month. My life isn’t that exciting for a daily or even weekly one. This is the first one, images above of Luna & Eva I took recently. 1). Have to move! After nearly 5 years living in our house in Bookham, the landlady stated her circumstances have changed… Read more →

Guildford Vintage Fair

I keep finding myself in Cathedrals lately and I am not the slightest bit religious. They are incredible buildings though. From the outside they don’t appear that big. However, the sheer enormity of them when you first step inside is breathtaking; it’s quite hard to scale in photos. Of course Guildford Cathedral is not quite on the same grandeur level… Read more →

Lapland UK 2014

Eva has been very spoilt with trips this year thanks to my mum. First to Disneyland Paris and then to Lapland UK. We went in 2011 and the experience was good. This year I would say excellent; even though I am ill and grumpy! I was pleased to find out they had scrapped the cheeky paying for parking this time when… Read more →

Personalised gifts for the difficult to buy for!

I said I wouldn’t do a Christmas gift guide, there is already an abundance of them out there already.  I received this personalised notepad from Chroma and it inspired me to put together a list of personalised items that would be perfect for those awkward sods that are impossible to buy for. Essentially, personalised gifts are everyday items that everyone would be… Read more →

Christmas Shopping at Bicester Village

Last night me and Eva travelled up to Oxfordshire for the press launch of the Bicester village Christmas opening. If you are not familiar with Bicester village…it is a village-style retail park filled with mainly designer discount stores. Brands include Mulberry, Dior, Burberry, Stella McCartney, Saint Laurent & Gucci. It also includes high-street brands such as Clarks and the shop Eva wanted to go… Read more →