York, UK

The Champagne Afternoon Tea at The Ivy, York

Ever since The Ivy opened their doors in York about a year ago, I’ve been desperate to visit. I was kindly invited to visit a couple of weeks ago to try their Limited Edition Poppy Afternoon Tea with my Mum and it was well worth the visit. Throughout November, there was an incredible installation outside of the restaurant with over 2,000 poppies to commemorate 100 years since the end of the first world war. The Limited Edition Poppy Afternoon Tea was been served alongside the installation to support The Royal British Legion’s North East and Yorkshire branch.  You’ve probably heard…

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Treating Mum to Afternoon Tea at Patisserie Valerie with Tesco Direct

I mentioned in Tuesday’s blog post that my Mum and I took a little trip to York last week. We had a wander around the beautiful streets, did a little shopping and enjoyed a delicious Afternoon Tea. I teamed up with Tesco Direct who offer a range of gift experiences and activities from spa days, afternoon tea & gourmet experiences, hotel stays and much more. As it was recently Mother’s Day and also my Mum’s Birthday last week, it was perfect timing to treat her to an Afternoon Tea for two at Patisserie Valerie. Patisserie Valerie is one of my favourite…

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A Very British Mother’s Day with The Draycott Hotel

If you are spending Mother’s Day in London this year and are unsure on how to treat your mum, we have put together the perfect luxury Mother’s Day gift ideas for you to choose from during your time in London… Taking a walk around the Chelsea neighbourhood and you will notice many luxury stores, especially along the King’s Road. With so many options you are likely to find the perfect purchase for Mother’s Day. At the Draycott, our 5 star hotel in London, we have put together a list of our favourite luxury picks for you to choose from. Beautiful Blooms…

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Roundhay Park, Leeds

Winter Walks with Bonprix & Afternoon Tea

You might have seen some photo’s floating around on Instagram when I teamed up with BonPrix. They invited some local Northern bloggers to Roundhay Park to shoot their Winter Walks lookbook. I was so excited to be a part of this shoot with Lucy & Anne-Marie and also try on some gorgeous cosy pieces from BonPrix. The focus of the shoot was to showcase the gorgeous Winter Jackets and Coats available from BonPrix. Roundhay Park was the perfect location and the weather could not have been better. It was an excellent crisp Autumn morning. My first look was a Navy…

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