Monthly Archives: April 2016

red roses

Paperbacks, Snow and Roses: My Little Loves

Oh my gosh it is a long time since I did a Little Loves post. This may be my first this year! If you haven’t seen one before then do head over to Morgana at Coffee Work Sleep Repeat and find lots of other bloggers doing the same type of post. ┬áBest get cracking then with all my favourite things from this past week.

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TK maxx handbag

Favourite Recent Spring Shopping Buys

Hello hello! A little bit of a different post from me today, I have decided to share with you some of my favourite recent spring shopping buys. The last few years most of my cash has gone on bricks and skirting board so it has been really lovely to splash out on a few items for myself. I also had a birthday recently, so some items were gifts from family and friends.

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A Trip to Monaco Part 2

Monaco Yacht

Hello and welcome to the second part of my trip to Monaco. If you missed the first part you can catch up with it by clicking here. ┬áReady to continue? Let’s go!

During this time we stayed in the Novotel Monte Carlo. This hotel is set on a height and offers some gorgeous views of the harbour, and some of the best prices for accommodation in the area.

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A Trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco : Part 1

Trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco

I decided to treat Mr C to a surprise trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco to celebrate his birthday. I do love to travel and explore new places, and so does Mr C, even if we don’t get many opportunities to do so. When I found out that Easyjet fly from Belfast International, to Nice, and Monte Carlo is only a 40 minute bus journey from there, I was determined to save up enough pennies to treat us. A trip to Monte Carlo, Monaco the smallest, yet most luxurious country in the world, was absolutely going to be a break from our normal lifestyle!

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A Country Style Bedroom

country style steiff bear

If you a regular reader, you probably know that last year we spend a lot of time renovating and extending our wee home. This included converting the garage into a master bedroom. Structurally, the room was finished and we moved our bed out of the living room, just in time to put up the Christmas tree. Since then, pretty much nothing has happened. (I think I hibernate in the winter months!)

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