A few weeks ago you may remember that I partnered with Yogi Tea to try their #7MinutesChallenge, where I completed a mindfulness exercise in the time it takes to brew a cup of Yogi Tea. Well, to celebrate the launch of their new product,...

Up until now I'd never had a "Staycation" but it's certainly become a trend for people who lead busy lives and just want to relax without going too far away from home. Which makes sense; why spend half your weekend in airports or on trains...

Until last week I had no idea how easy it could be to drive from London to France. I always imagined it would take a long time, but all in all it took about 4.5 hours door-to-door. One minute I was eating McDonalds breakfast at...

Last weekend I attended an event in London to celebrate the spirit of Andalucia. If you haven't heard of Andalucia before - it's a beautiful region of southern Spain that encompasses places such as Seville, Granada and Malaga. The idea of the event was...

Several years ago I noticed I had a bad intolerance to caffeine. My palms would sweat, I felt anxious and instead of feeling focused and alert, I just felt distracted, shaky and confused. I tried drinking decaf coffee but that didn't help much and then...

Bali is an incredibly popular travel destination and my post about things to do in Bali is one of my #1 most read posts on this site. I'm always getting emails with questions about visiting the island so I thought I'd put together some of...

I'm always looking for hacks and apps to save money, so this week I tried out an app called Zeek, which allows you to buy discounted gift cards for hundreds of UK retailers, including Starbucks, iTunes, Asda and House of Fraser. If you're planning...

This August I had the opportunity to go to Antigua for Carnival. It wasn't my first Carnival (I've been to Notting Hill Carnival several times) but it was certainly my first Carnival in the Caribbean, where it originates from. Carnival goes on for ten days in...