autumn, Baking with Lucy, Countryside, hygge, life

Things to do in November

November is well and truly bringing frosty mornings and wintery feels. It's time to get the log baskets out, the fires on and copious amounts of hot chocolate made! As we all know November is famous in the United Kingdom for its celebrations on the 5th which usually include fireworks, a bonfire and sparklers. Whilst… Continue reading Things to do in November

Baking with Lucy

Home made pretzels

Good morning friends! I hope everyone is keeping well and safe at the moment? Yesterday I planned to get all manner of things done and instead ended up doing other things as always happens. Today however I plan to do those things and more but not before sharing with you my pretzels and the recipe… Continue reading Home made pretzels

hygge

Thinking ahead

It's so healthy to both live in the here and now but also be aware of the future and plan head. Today I've been adding to my ever growing rows of crocheting on my blanket. It's going to be soft natural colours made with Organic Manx Wool given to me by my mum. Crocheting for… Continue reading Thinking ahead

Oxfordshire, summer

Non-stop Coffee Shop

I'm one of those people that loves coffee shops and not coffee. I'm much more a juicer / chai and tea drinker, I just can't get my head around that bitter taste or living with coffee breath (queue flashbacks to coffee breath driving instructor). I also don't drink milk, so to have coffee black or… Continue reading Non-stop Coffee Shop

Countryside, friends, hygge, Oxfordshire

My hygge home

It's official! I now live in an adorable, old house surrounded by beams in a quite little town just outside of Oxford overlooking spires, pretty old houses and at night the cutest of sunsets. Moving from a London Kensington flat was not an easy decision for us, moving from a city that had everything. Parks,… Continue reading My hygge home

Oxfordshire

Can a place be Hygge?

Hygge is a feeling you can't fake or make happen. It is those little moments in life you feel entirely at ease and relaxed somewhere. That place could be snuggled under a duvet with friends sipping hot chocolate and gossiping about old times. It could be watching a silly movie with your sister or best… Continue reading Can a place be Hygge?