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Rudding Park | Harrogate | Spa & Hotel Review

Rudding Park | Harrogate | Spa & Hotel Review

Rudding Park is beautiful! We spent a night at the hotel, with an afternoon and day in the spa and it was perfect. We had the best and worst of the weather (typical England!), but made the most of it. Here are my highlights from […]

Villa Yiara | Positano | Hotel Review

Villa Yiara | Positano | Hotel Review

From the moment I saw pictures of Villa Yiara in Positano, I knew I had to stay there. The spacious rooms with their bright, white walls, yellow furnishings and crawling plants were simply beautiful and I could not resist this spot. After the Wedding in […]

10 Minute Pea Pesto Pasta Recipe

10 Minute Pea Pesto Pasta Recipe

Pasta is 100% one of my favourite meals whether I’m at home or in a restaurant. I would happily eat it every evening and simply change up the sauces each day. I love most pasta dishes (minus anything containing seafood), and pesto pasta has always […]

AluaSoul Ibiza | Es Cana | Hotel Review

AluaSoul Ibiza | Es Cana | Hotel Review

Similar to a lot of my trips, I started looking for this summer holiday without a specific location in mind. I love to try new places, but sometimes you just need some sun! I wanted a girly holiday, somewhere warm and sunny, in a nice […]

Essentially Em: The Journey

Essentially Em: The Journey

I’ll be honest, my Essentially Em blog journey has been a bit of a disaster… Not sure I can even call it a journey really! I decided to start Essentially Em in autumn 2017, full of excitement of what the blog might achieve! I loved […]

Gluten & Dairy Free Lemon & Raspberry Cupcakes

Gluten & Dairy Free Lemon & Raspberry Cupcakes

These lemon & raspberry cupcakes are so easy to make and you can’t tell that the cupcakes don’t contain gluten or dairy- I promise. So why am I making gluten and dairy free lemon & raspberry cupcakes? There are a few reasons! My boyfriend is […]

The King Jason Protaras | Cyprus | Review

The King Jason Protaras | Cyprus | Review

I travelled to Cyprus in June this year (long before I decided I was going to start this blog) and stayed at The King Jason Protaras. The holiday and hotel were perfect, so I thought it would be a good addition to my travel section– […]

How to Get Around New York City

How to Get Around New York City

As many of you will know, I spent an amazing week in New York in August and I decided my first blog post would be about my NYC trip! I thought I would advance on the top things to do and give you some top […]

What to do with your leftovers? Vegetable Soup!

What to do with your leftovers? Vegetable Soup!

I’m not sure what I was eating last week, but it definitely wasn’t my usual amount of vegetables judging by how much there was left in my fridge! I had a lot leftover and definitely didn’t want to throw it away (trying to save my […]

My Week in Workouts: Week Three

My Week in Workouts: Week Three

Well last Sunday came around and I had been so busy during the week that I only had 2 workouts to share with you all- not exactly a useful week of workouts. Sometimes life takes over and you’re busy, or you are simply not feeling […]