Making The Most Of A Lockdown Birthday

Like most others in the world right now, we’ve had some plans that have had to be cancelled/postponed due to Covid19. For us this was the joint celebration of my Mum & Dad’s 50th birthdays. Our original plans were to go away with the extended family to a lovely house in North Yorkshire where we…

Get Fit With Me: Pamela Reif: 10 Mins Six Pack Abs

Just like the majority of the population, getting fit is one of my goals for 2020. I say this EVERY year and it doesn’t take me long at all to fall off the band wagon. So yes, if you were wondering, I am one of those ‘joins the gym in January and annoy all the…

Hello 2020!!

As we enter a brand new year, many of us will be penning a list of those famous New Year resolutions which sadly we often end up tearing up and binning before January is even finished! Some of the science behind this failure is that our brains are naturally wired up to be negative and…

Santorini: What/Where to Eat in Perivolos

One of my favourite things about going on holiday is the food. Never mind going on holiday, food is just one of my favourite things in life. I stayed on the South side of the island in Perivolos which is about a half an hour walk from Perissa. While there are hundreds of restaurants on…

How to beat those Winter Morning struggles

You can divide the population into two halves, those who are early birds and those who are night owls; I for one fall into the night owls category. Waking up in Winter becomes a real struggle for me. Unfortunately I have to work to pay my bills so I have to find a way to…

A Cornish Chill Out

There is nothing I love more than taking an autumnal break and it’s something that has become an annual tradition for me and Mr JessieJane.  Last October we decided to visit Cornwall, a truly beautiful part of the UK that I had never seen before, although my husband and his brother spent many happy childhood…

My goals to achieve by the end of 2019

As the title says, this is my goals that I want to achieve come new years eve this year. However, looking at the date I’m writing this I’m going to have to get my skates on! As if we are over halfway through January already! Learning Since leaving education 6 years ago this year, I…

Coconut Lane Stationary Haul

For a long long time I’ve been stationary obsessed. When I got an office job I was delighted with the thought of being able to purchase all this new stationary and making my desk look pretty. It doesn’t last long before you think, where are all those pens I bought? Your colleagues borrowed them and…

Waiting for flights

We are currently waiting for some flights.  I hear you ask ooh where are you going? How exciting!!!  Hope you get some sunshine and bring some back with you please! Well to be honest we haven’t even packed our cases yet as the only waiting we are doing at the moment is for the price…

Stargazing in Northumberland

I love to get away for a cosy weekend break in the winter time and last weekend, on the most beautiful spring like day we have seen so far this year, we rented a Coastal Retreats property  staying 3 nights in Bamburgh, Northumberland, read on if you want to see what we got up to……..