adventures

How to embrace an unexpected adventure

24th March 2020

As you can tell from the name of this blog, I’m very aware of the unexpected paths life takes us on. Most of these unexpected twists and turns are unwelcome and present issues, as well, you didn’t see them coming. Some unexpected events, of course are good, wonderful even. Marriage, babas, doggos you know. At […]

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Highlights of Boston & Cape Cod

18th March 2020

With a beautiful harbour and a vibrant city, Boston is the ideal city and sea break. Last summer I spent a few days in Boston, before we drove down to the idyllic Cape Cod. Large wooden beam houses set back from the road with a porch and a tree swing, Hyannis replicated a traditional American […]

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The end of an era

24th January 2020

This week has been filled with tears, for many reasons. But today I say goodbye to my first post-uni or proper job as the Editor of Architecture Magazine at the Peterborough based publishers Media One. It was a decision made for many reasons; I moved towards Cambridge and wanted to be closer to my nest, […]

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Adventures in Dubrovnik

21st November 2019

Let’s get it out there before we continue… I haven’t watched Game of Thrones (don’t @ me) so this is not a GOT filled trip with tours of the locations, museums or 287490 gift shops. Another time, when I’ve watched however many million hours of TV it is, I will do those things. (I know […]

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Adventures in Split

26th October 2019

At the end of August, Dan and I took a trip across to the picture-perfect postcard country, Croatia. Quite simply, Croatia is beautiful and you should go, go now. I booked an apartment for the first few days near the old town in Split, a short walk from the promenade. Lined with palm trees with […]

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A Weekend in Krakow

18th July 2019

Last month one of my best friends and I went to Krakow for a long weekend, and while we were both excited to visit, we loved Krakow more than we’d expected to! With little research, a variety of clothes and expected thunderstorms, we set out with the hope of a chilled, drinking-in-the-sun gals weekend. But […]

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Get comfortable being uncomfortable

27th November 2018

It’s no secret that I love to plan, mainly for the stationary ngl and in those rare moments I actually have free time, and feel slightly bored, then I have something to look forward too. Also my friends are all super busy with real lives of their own, so I have to keep some kinda […]

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January: Week 2

14th January 2018

Two weeks down, only 50 to go, where is the year going? It’s practically over already. But I have finally had a productive week, THANK GOD, as I had about 358498 things to do before I moved back to chilly-ass York today. And I’m pleasantly surprised by how many of them I’ve done. I think […]

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Adventuring to: Malham Cove and Gordale Scar

9th October 2017

Yesterday, Becca and I decided to spend a pound or two, on some exercise, hold onto ya hats. We went on… one of the Outdoor Society’s walks in the Yorkshire Dales. It was dreamy. I am such an outdoors kinda gal, as nothing beats having a great walk in the countryside and going to bed […]

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