Sunshine Blogger Award: The Third Act

I’m very grateful to have been nominated a third time for the Sunshine Blogger Award (hence the subtitle “the third act”). This time was by the lovely Ellie of Ellie’s London, make sure you pay her blog a visit and check out her answers here. 😊 What I love about the Sunshine Blogger Award is the questions are always different. Which is one of the main reasons I’ve decided to post my answers for a Read More…

The Phoenix Festival 2019

Last weekend my family and I headed down to Cirencester town centre for their annual Phoenix festival. A two day music festival which is the only completely free festival based in the Cotswolds. The Phoenix Festival is most famous for showcasing local bands and tribute acts, and this year was no different with both a ‘Rolling Stones’ and ‘Tina Turner’ tribute performing this year. Although it’s a free festival, it is run solely by volunteers Read More…

Trouble Shooting a Broken WordPress Theme

If you’ve been visiting my blog over the past couple of weeks you may have found a few things haven’t been working properly. From images not displaying, menu items not being clickable and very slow loading times. Honestly when something goes wrong with your blog and especially if you find yourself with a broken WordPress theme, which is the first thing a reader sees, it can leave you feeling panicked. You’ll be wondering if you’ll Read More…

Air Rifles at The Cotswold Range

Last Sunday Aaron and I popped along to the Cotswold Range to try air rifling. It was a spur of the moment decision while looking up activities to do in the Cotswold Water Park area. Our original idea was SUP boarding but the rain put a literal dampering on our plans. 😉 The Cotswold Range is situated in the Cotswold Water Park between Swindon and Cirencester, and offers three different shooting activities: archery, air rifles Read More…

Exploring Stuttgart, Germany: A Travel Wishlist

Germany has always been a country I’ve wanted to visit, from the culture to the history and in some cities, the night life. So when my auntie Val called up asking if we’d like to visit her in Stuttgart (back in 2006!), I jumped at the chance. Read more: Cologne and the Rise N’ Shine convention We (my mum, sister and I) stayed at my auntie’s house just outside of Stuttgart with her then husband Read More…