Edinburgh: a Weekend Guide

It’s getting to that time of year where the nights draw in and everyone is getting into the festive spirit. Our local Christmas Markets are open in York and everything just seems to feel about…

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Manchester: a Weekend Guide

I love having weekends away. I find it a perfect amount of time just a long weekend, explore a new city and be spontaneous. I want to try and do more and more city breaks…

Spending a weekend away is always exciting and this time it was Manchester, give this a read for some inspiration.

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Why I buy flowers for myself

This post is all inspired by something that someone at work said to me. It’s been quite a common thing that I’ve said on my blog about ‘Treating Yourself’ and not doubting going to make…

Flowers represent so many things for everyone in many different ways. For me, they're a treat, a distraction from any negativity and make me feel incredibly happy. You don't need to rely on others to do that for you, do what makes you happy.

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York Balloon Fiesta – From Day to Night

Happy almost weekend everyone, It often happens when it comes to a weekend when I’m not working I rack my brains and try to push myself out of my Netflix slumber. I could lay there all…

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How to Smash Your Final Year at Uni

Hello, you lovely people, As you can probably guess by the title of this blog post I am an almost graduate (my graduation isn’t until November). It has been four years in the works but…

I want to give you the best opportunity to smash your university life especially how to make the most of your final year.

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A Life Update

Well, well well it has been a while since I posted on here. So much has been happening in my life that it has been a complete rollercoaster of emotions. My social media definitely took…

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The Reality of Moving Home

Hello, you lovely people, As you are reading this I am just starting my 3rd week in my new job back home in York. That is right I am back home living with my family.…

Moving back home after being a student can be hard but I want to share my advice with those of you feeling the same.

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Why my Sleep Routine needs to change

I want to let you all know why my sleep routine needs to change and what I am doing to change it.

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How to Travel Naked…with no Plastics!

Read my post all about how you can travel naked with no plastic waste this summer!

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Take a wander in Bath…

Take a wander in Bath with me.

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The Good Hour – Lush Spa

I experienced The Good Hour over at Lush Leeds Spa.

Check out my experience and let me tempt you into treating yourself.

What’s stopping you?

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Offbeat Brunches: Cocoa Wonderland – Sheffield

Check out this 2nd instalment in Offbeat Brunches and learn all about Cocoa Wonderland in Sheffield.

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My Black Cactus Makeover

Need a glam makeover and want to know how my hair has transformed. Check out my experience all about Black Cactus.

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Offbeat Brunches: The Holt – Sheffield

Hello you lovely people, I have previously blogged all about my love of brunches and for some reason I have had a serious lack of spreading this love to you all. However if you do…

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Why you should Treat Yourself

Happy Tuesday Everyone, I hope your week has started out on a positive note.  Well one perfect way to remain positive is to understand it’s perfectly okay to treat yourself. Remember that jacket that you keep…

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The truth about long distance relationships

Hello everyone, Happy February! As this post is released on the 3rd February it marks Phil and I’s 4 year anniversary. That is a rather long time to be together and I am super proud…

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R1SE Hot Yoga – Sheffield

Hello guys and Happy Monday, I thought I’d start my week by being very productive, no more Monday Blues for me. As i’m taking part in RED January, I’m varying up my exercise that I’m…

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Dark Tourism – When does it cross the line?

As some of you may know I am a Tourism student at Sheffield Hallam, I’m in my final year currently and I’m learning some really interesting topics. One of the topics that we have discussed…

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Placements: Are they worth it?

Happy 2018 guys! I have good feelings about this year and just like my placement year I want to take every opportunity that comes at me. I want to make this year the best one…

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My 1st Tattoo

Well…we are a week into January and I’ve already achieved a huge goal of mine. I’ve got my first tattoo!! I have never been so excited to start the new year by doing something i’ve…

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My Goals for 2018

Happy New Year Everyone! I was very lucky to ring in the new year with some great friends. It also meant that me and my boyfriend will be going into our 4th year of being…

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What I’m Grateful for in 2017

Good Evening guys, I hope you all had an amazing break with your loved ones. I spent mine back home in York with my family and friends but now I’m back in Sheffield for a…

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My Travel Review for 2017

I can’t believe we are almost at the end of 2017! I have had such a wonderful year including my first fully planned trip for me and my boyfriend. I will be finishing university next…

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To The Bone: Let’s Talk About it

Good Afternoon guys, It is my last week at university before coming home for Christmas. My flatmate went home on Sunday evening so it is just me all alone… It has encouraged me to watch…

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Why I’m Taking Part in R.E.D

Good Evening guys, We are reaching ever closer to Christmas and I have handed in my coursework for this term. It feels great but the work does not stop as I have 2 deadlines in…

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Why you should pamper yourself!

Good Evening, As you can tell there is a little bit of a theme going in with my blog at the moment. I hope you don’t mind me steering a way a little bit from…

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How to Spend the Perfect Sunday in: Sheffield

Happy Monday Everyone, Time is certainly flying by being at university. I am absolutely loving it, despite the stresses but out of all my years this has been the best so far. I think due…

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The Cayman Islands: Inside Scoop

Hello guys, I am doing something a little bit different with this post as a friend of mine has recently returned from the Cayman Islands and as I can’t see myself going anytime soon as…

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Breast Cancer Awareness

Good Morning, As it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October I thought this was a really important post to write. 1 in 8 women can be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetimes making…

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Mental Health Awareness

Good Evening guys, As it is World Mental Health Awareness day I thought this was a great opportunity to share my feelings and how I stay mentally healthy. We live in a day and age…

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How to: The Alternative Weekend in London

Good Afternoon, I thought I would share with you a handy little guide on how to spend a weekend in London with a difference. I have shared some tips previously for how you can spend…

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Origins x Sweaty Betty Event

Good Evening guys, What better way to spend my day off yesterday than at an event in York? This time I was lucky to get a place at the Origins x Sweaty Betty York Event.…

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The WB Studio Tour Experience

Good Evening guys, It is time for me to share with you my amazing experience at Harry Potter Studios, Leavesden. I have been wanting to go for years and as my boyfriend turned 21 and…

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Origins York: Launch Event

Good Evening guys, How very exciting, I attended my first ‘blogging event’ hosted by Em Sheldon on Tuesday night. Em Sheldon is a multi-award winning blogger with her marvelous blog ‘Emtalks‘. Her blog is my…

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Hot Yoga Review!

Hello guys, I know this post isn’t necessarily travel related but it is all about helping you relax your mind & body, just like a holiday does. I have been on a journey recently trying…

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The Yorkshire Guide: Knaresborough

Ey’ up! I feel very lucky that I live in Yorkshire, I definitely take it for granted though. I live in York which is a beautiful and very popular city but I very rarely venture…

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How to: The Harry Potter Weekend

Greetings fellow Book-it-Listers, I have recently returned from a rather magical weekend in London with my boyfriend. As a treat I booked us in at an Air BnB and tickets to the Harry Potter Studios…

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Love Island IRL?

Hello guys, I know I am catering to a rather large audience with this post but I am going to get one thing out of the way first. I don’t watch Love Island.  I know…

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Unusual Accommodation: Part 3

Happy Friday Everyone! We are being blessed here in Yorkshire with some incredible weather and I thought I would share one of my most favourite posts to write about with you. I have done two…

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Game of Thrones in Real Life!

Good Evening guys, Spoiler alert this is a post all about Game of Thrones with several snippets of iconic scenes so if you have not watched it first of all SHAME and second of all…

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The Tourism Dilemma: Venice

Hello Book it Listers, This blog post is going to be about something a little bit different. Now we all appreciate how incredible the opportunity to be able to travel the world is don’t we?…

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Don’t just sit there…Row Venice for yourself!

Buongiorno book-it-listers! Another chapter from my amazing trip to Venice and I just had to share this with you. Whenever you picture Venice I know myself and many of you will visualise the Gondola rides.…

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The Air BnB Experience

Hello everyone, This is one of many posts to come about my trip to Venice. I thought that this post would be really helpful for those of you out there who have thought about booking…

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The Bistro Guy: Review

Merry Friday Everyone, As we all celebrate the Friday feeling we may need some good hearty food over the weekend and I ventured outside my regular food outlets. I absolutely love brunch spots and in…

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