Why I Left London and Moved to Brighton
Blog

Why I Left London and Moved to Brighton

Why I decided to leave London after almost 15 years there and up sticks to Brighton instead. And why that’s the best decision I’ve ever made!

View Post
What Do You Want to be Known For?
Blog

What Do You Want to be Known For?

This post was originally one of the letters I send to my newsletter every other Sunday. But it had such a nice response I thought I’d share it on my blog too. If you want to sign up to receive…

View Post
Squarespace or WordPress: Which Should you Use for your Blog?
Brighton

Squarespace or WordPress: Which Should you Use for your Blog?

Starting a blog? Thinking of using Squarespace? Here’s why I think Wordpress is the best platform for blogging. And you can trust me, I’ve used BOTH.

View Post
A Dreamy Stay at the Citizen M Hotel, Rotterdam
Blog

A Dreamy Stay at the Citizen M Hotel, Rotterdam

Oh hey you, I wrote a hotel review! Here are my thoughts on the seriously dreamy Citizen M hotel in Rotterdam, where I stayed recently (paid for myself, and LOVED!) and why I think you should make it the base for your next city-break too.

View Post
A Beginners Guide to Making Zero Waste Swaps
Blog

A Beginners Guide to Making Zero Waste Swaps

I’ve been embracing less waste of late and over the past year have been making simple swaps where I can. Here’s my simple zero waste guide if you’re thinking of doing the same.

View Post
My Favourite Baby-Changing Bag
Blog

My Favourite Baby-Changing Bag

A review of my AMAZING (and cheap!) stylish baby change bag. With space for diapers/nappies, wet wipes and a whole load more stuff too, this has easily become my fave bit of baby kit.

View Post
Finding my mojo again
Blog

Finding my mojo again

That time I forgot, and then remembered I’m a travel blogger after a REALLY long time of feeling a whole heap of self-doubt. And what’s next for me moving forward.

View Post
The Best Things I Did for my Blog This Year
Blog

The Best Things I Did for my Blog This Year

The best things I did last year to finally get my blogging mojo back from the brink! Some of these tips are obvious and some will be oh-so obvious. But, as always, they’ll be HONEST to a fault 😉

View Post
How I Got My Baby to Sleep Through the Night
Blog

How I Got My Baby to Sleep Through the Night

If you are a sleep deprived mama in need of some help, here’s everything I did to get my baby to sleep through the night (from 6-6!)

View Post
How I juggle work and motherhood
Blog

How I juggle work and motherhood

If you’re pregnant, or perhaps thinking about going back to work and feeling totally overwhelmed, this post’s for you. I share my top tips for ‘juggling’ motherhood and work and show you how I’ve managed my freelance career with a one year old baby in tow.

View Post
Why you DON’T need numbers to be a successful blogger
Blog

Why you DON’T need numbers to be a successful blogger

I share my monthly stats in one of my most HONEST posts to date. Eek. PS – I earn a full-time living from blogging so don’t feel too sorry for me, okay?!

View Post
How I Went from Blogger to Journalist
Blog

How I Went from Blogger to Journalist

I share my story of how I became an award nominated travel journalist after blogging for a few years with ZERO ‘proper’ journalist qualifications. It’s not pretty, but it’s doable!

View Post
Why I Decided to Quit
Blog

Why I Decided to Quit

The reason why I decided to quit my job.

View Post
How I Feel About my ‘Failed’ Home Birth
Blog

How I Feel About my ‘Failed’ Home Birth

Almost one year on, here’s how I feel about my failed home birth. And why I have no idea what I will do for the next one. 

View Post
Breastfeeding? Here’s how I travelled WITHOUT my baby!
Blog

Breastfeeding? Here’s how I travelled WITHOUT my baby!

So, you’re breastfeeding but you want to take a trip without your baby. What the hell do you do?! Here, I share my top tips for managing bulging boobies without a breastfeeding baby in tow! 

View Post