4 Hours On St Helena

Another day, another South Atlantic island; South Helena provided a restless crew with four hours of freedom before we began our voyage back home to England. One of my favourite things to ask my shipmates is what they are MOST looking forward to doing when they get off the ship. I ask this partly because…

Antarctica Departure Day: Heading For The Ice

I don’t think it’s possible to have a more stressful start to a trip. For my flight I was told I needed to be there 4 hours before the departure time (bit keen) and that check in would close 3 hours before departure. I would be flying to The Falklands via Cape Verde, a total…

Happiness

Happy Sunday! I am having a happy day today. I feel pretty darn good, listening to 60s jams on loud, baking a fresh GF banana, cinnamon and winter berry loaf and tidying my little flat. I’ve been feeling pretty great a lot over the past few weeks and it made me think how amazing it…

Golden Linings

Hey friends! So I’m settling in nicely in ma new abode in Brixton. The wall hangings are up, all the classics are un-neatly stacked and my personal tea shop is open for business as usual in the kitchen. I feel completely amongst it all, which was exactly what I wanted when I decided to move…

Colds Are Snot Sexy

Hey friends ! ‘Not all girls are made of sugar, spice and everything nice. Some girls are made of adventure, fine beer, brains and no fear.’ So I was on bumble last night having a little browse in bed before I went to sleep and I matched with this one guy, for identity purposes let’s…

Brighton to Brixton

Hey friends! How is everyone on this fine day ?! I am NOT so great…. stuffed up in bed with a persistent cold. But it’s all good, the lemsip is at the ready and I have 0 reason to leave the house today! Yesterday however, was super productive. So I have some news !!! I…

20 Is Plenty

Hey friends! Please excuse my absence over the last few days BUT I’ve been completely snowed under with celebrating my 20th Birthday! I have had the most wonderful time. So on the 4th, my birthday eve, I had the pleasure of attending The Royal Ballet’s performance of Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland in The Royal Opera House. It was a…

Meet ‘The Bucket List’

Hey friends! So this morning I woke up wide awake at 6.30am but my body clock is still on Peruvian time which is 6 hours behind, meaning it was only 12.30am for me. So I thought I’d just shut my eyes for another hour or so and then BOOM when I re-opened them it had…