Our honeymoon – a country escape with Artist Residence

Four poster bed made from driftwood

We were never going to be ‘two weeks in the maldives’ kind of people.

Instead of going away away, we fancied just a couple of nights somewhere fancy and closer to home.

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5 benefits of a restaurant wedding

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A restaurant probably isn’t the first thing which springs to mind when you think ‘wedding venue’.

Gorgeous stately homes, rustic barns or festival style marquees are probably the main options for couples looking for a place to host their day.

Although it might not be the most popular choice, a restaurant is a really easy option – especially if you’re after something understated.

We’re getting married at a registry office and then heading to a restaurant for our celebration. Here’s why…

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On being a bride

If you follow me on Instagram you might have seen that I’m getting married in October.

We’re having a small wedding without many traditions, so I wanted to share a bit about what we’re doing for anyone who wants a bit of alternative wedding inspo.

I’m starting with some of my observations and feelings through the planning process, and – spoiler alert – it includes some stuff youre not ‘supposed’ to say. It mainly falls into how we’re supposed to feel, and how we’re supposed to look…

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Lindos travel guide – part 1

We’ve just got back from the most wonderful week in Lindos, so I thought I would share what we got up to as well as some travel inspo if you’re looking for your next holiday.

Lindos is a village on the east coast of Rhodes. It’s all about pretty white houses, endless sun and fried feta (just me?).

The ‘brochure shot’ is its clifftop acropolis towering over Lindos bay. What a beauty.

I’ve got lots to say so I’m going to split this into more than one post. First up, Lindos itself – the village, the acropolis and our hotel.

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