My Sunday Photo | Beach Huts in the Maldives

This picture was taken on a very special holiday back in 2009, as for our honeymoon, we flew to the beautiful islands of the Maldives to spend an idyllic 12 nights in pure paradise. It wasn’t one of the more extravagant…

Our wedding anniversary – Seven years and still smiling

Ok, I know – so it’s not exactly a milestone anniversary, like the big ten years or anything after that, but it’s special and important none the less. And anyway, it was way back in the wonderful summer of 2002…


I'm Steph

A lifestyle blogger with a passion for my family, our home & the travels and adventures we share together.

On here, you'll generally find me whittling on about my home style, our day trips & travels and the general daily mayhem of raising two little girls! Oh, and obviously anything that's caught my eye in the shops recently, too!



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Looking Forward to 2016

2015 was a bit of a rough old ride for our little household, even considering I had so many lovely things to look forward to when I wrote my last ‘looking forward to’ post a similar time last year. But,…

A Fairytale French Chateau

So, following on from my last post, A Summer Wedding in Bordeaux, I thought I’d show you around our own accommodation, where Mikey, I and a couple of friends stayed in for the long weekend. To say the Chateau De Lavaud was…

My Top things I’m looking forward to in 2015

South Africa First up, were so super excited at the moment as were off on our holibobs to sunny South Africa next week. It will be our second trip to Stellenbosch in the last couple of years, but as the…


Holidays to remember – South Africa, Part 1 – The Wedding

Way back in 2012, my brother in law got engaged to his girlfriend, and swiftly it was announced that they would be tying the knot in sunny South Africa in December 2013!!! On the one hand – hooray!! – how…

Happy Anniversary Mr B!!

Five years ago today I vividly remember walking down the long aisle of the church, gripping tightly to my Dads arm to steady me, my nerves and my heels! My hands were quivering so much, my delicately beautiful, trailing orchid bouquet…

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