A Morning in Brockenhurst

A Morning in Brockenhurst

Weekends in the New Forest are always relaxing yet adventurous, the perfect blend. Brockenhurst, where we spent our Saturday morning, is known as the gateway to the Forest and is probably most known for that very reason. Despite this, we’ve never really given it much thought, preferring our own little village of Burley and other towns like Lyndhurst and …
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An Ode to Summer

An Ode to Summer

With your mild temperament and air of ease, the ordinary becomes something more. A cup of coffee tastes that much more refreshing, with hours of evening light ahead. Our days are filled with possibilities – yet we never quite attempt it all. Fresh laundry billowing in the breeze and speckles of pollen lingering for far too long, you come with…
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White Mill, Wimborne

White Mill, Wimborne

One of my favourite ways to spend the weekend is with a visit to a National Trust place. Tucked away in the beautiful Dorset countryside, not far from Wimborne, is White Mill, an 18th-century corn mill surrounded by a peaceful garden and a pretty river towards the back. This is the smallest National Trust property we’ve explored so far …
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Modern Prairie

Modern Prairie

With summer around the corner and my birthday just days away, it seemed like the perfect time to add some new pieces to my wardrobe. Over the past two years, I have learnt to be more responsible with shopping and so when I treat myself to something new nowadays, it feels that much more special. Since my wardrobe has not …
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A Step Towards Being More Environmentally Friendly

A Step Towards Being More Environmentally Friendly

Living in a more environmentally friendly way is a goal that I have been working towards slowly over the past few years. As residents of this planet, we all have a responsibility to look after it in the best way possible. My own journey began with cutting out meat from my diet, followed by switching to plant-based milk and consuming&…
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Castle Combe, Wiltshire

Castle Combe, Wiltshire

As exciting as travelling abroad is, there is something special about visiting a destination a little closer to home. Living in the south of England, the beautiful countryside and its myriad of quaint villages is right on our doorstep. Sometimes it is this kind of trip that stays in my heart the longest – slow, easy, nearby – and our…
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