Tough Mudder 2017 – I did it!

The world’s best mud run 10-12 miles & 20+ Obstacles   This weekend I took on one of my biggest challenges yet – Tough Mudder 2017! The past year I’ve pushed myself in the gym – training at Trib3 bootcamps every weekend plus three 5k lake runs mid-week. But I don’t think any training can…

Shop Topshop like a VIP

If you regularly read my blog, you’ll know Topshop is always my go-to place when I need a new season wardrobe overhaul. The Sheffield Meadowhall store has it’s own personal shopping lounge, so if you want to be treated like a VIP – book an appointment and let the stylists dress you in the latest looks.…

An Italian adventure: Treviso – Venice

Two hours up in the air then the warm air hits my face – there’s no better feeling than stepping out of the plane and into the sun. Hello Italy. Treviso airport is where most budget flights arrive – from there, its a 15 euro taxi into the town. It’s picturesque and seems small at first glance,…

Style inspiration for summer weddings

Summer is coming and I have a line-up of weddings to attend. I met with Kirby Robinson, personal stylist at Topshop Meadowhall to get the low-down on the latest looks and what to wear if you’re a guest at a wedding this summer… Here are my top three looks. Look 1: Elegant embroidery and feathers Lace bardot…

Portugal detox retreat: Macdonald Monchique Spa

Whilst an image of sun, sea and sangria usually springs to mind when you think of holidays to the Algarve; drive west from the coast and you’ll stumble upon the undiscovered, quiet, picturesque village of Caldas de Monchique. I was lucky enough to be invited to stay at the Macdonald Monchique Spa and Resort to try…