Bois 1920 is a fragrance house from Florence, Italy. In this blog post I talk about my top five favourites from the range.
Glasgow is renowned to be the social capital of Scotland, located right in the centre and only a few minutes walk away from the train station is Native Glasgow. This is a unique aparthotel which provides the perfect base to explore this vibrant Scottish City. This contemporary range of 64 apartments are housed in a [...]
Located in the heart of the rolling countryside of Perth and Kinross, at only around 30 miles from Edinburgh, is the beautiful Lodge at Fossoway Stables. This tranquil self-catering accommodation takes up to four guests and sits on an elevated position overlooking an abundance of nature with fields, hills and trees as far as the [...]
June is pride month and although the dreaded Rona (Covid-19) came along and rained on this year's parade, it certainly has not and will not dull the colour and spirit of the LGBTQ+ community. For me, pride is about the immense gratitude towards all the people who have fought for our rights to love and [...]
Although it looks like we will be unable to grab our passports and fly off to a sunny destination anytime soon, I look forward to the day where we can travel in our very own country. The popularity of staycations looks likely to soar this year as soon as restrictions and guidelines allow and perhaps [...]
Currently we're all going through a time where venturing outdoors and travelling has dramatically reduced. As a result, fragrances have become an important vessel in transporting us from lockdown to our favourite places. There is no better ‘fragrance maverick’ that manages to merge scents and memories together than Jo Malone CBE. Her fantastic business Jo [...]
There has never been a more important time to look after yourself, keeping your body and mind healthy. I don’t know about you but the first few weeks of isolation, being home alone, consisted of a copious amount of unhealthy snacks and a few extra units of alcohol. Of course this was stress-induced and I [...]
It appears that for many people this lockdown has unleashed their inner Mary Berry and that includes me. This week let me transport you directly to Italy with my version of a Torta Caprese Al Limone (an almond and lemon cake). I first experienced this cake whilst visiting the Amalfi Coast and its delicate citrusy [...]