Autumn/Winter Essentials at Ocean Retail Park, Portsmouth

Autumn is finally here – and hasn’t it hit us with a thud? Frosty mornings, chilly days and early sunsets mean that it’s jumper season again, and I must say – that’s perfectly OK with me! The arrival of colder weather means one thing – it’s time to go shopping and stock up on Autumn/Winter … More Autumn/Winter Essentials at Ocean Retail Park, Portsmouth

An Afternoon of Sparkling Wine at the Hambledon Vineyard Wine Festival

Back in August, Hambledon Vineyard held their second annual Wine Festival. I attended last year, and I had a brilliant afternoon – so I was excited to be able to go along again this year! Our tickets to the festival included a glass to take home, three tasting tokens and access to all of the … More An Afternoon of Sparkling Wine at the Hambledon Vineyard Wine Festival

It’s okay not to pursue a career related to your degree.

University – it’s an interesting time in your life, and a very big decision that is sprung on you far too early in your career. How do you know you’re choosing the right subject? Is it the right choice for you? What about all the debt? What if you change your mind? What if you … More It’s okay not to pursue a career related to your degree.

Crab & Cuveé at Hambledon Vineyard, Hampshire

Crab and Cuveé – I can’t think of a better combination! When I saw that a local Hampshire vineyard, Hambledon Vineyard, was teaming up with Sally’s Fish Camp to offer an afternoon of crab and cuveé, I simply couldn’t resist getting a ticket! Hambledon Vineyard, located in the rural Hampshire village of Hambledon, produces excellent … More Crab & Cuveé at Hambledon Vineyard, Hampshire

A Home away from Home at Room2 Hometel, Southampton

Everyone loves staying in a hotel – and sometimes it’s even nicer to indulge in a little ‘staycation’! So, that’s precisely what we did last week at Room2 Hometel in Southampton. The new Room2 Hometel opened this month (read about the launch event here) and I was so excited to return for a nights stay. … More A Home away from Home at Room2 Hometel, Southampton

Illusions and Magic Onboard Britannia, with P&O Cruises

  Who doesn’t love a good magic show? I certainly do – and it’s definitely not just for kids! I was invited along to the premiere of the brand new magic show Astonishing, onboard Britannia with P&O Cruises and my fellow Southampton Bloggers. Astonishing is a performance created by TV host Stephen Mulhern and Jonathan … More Illusions and Magic Onboard Britannia, with P&O Cruises

Dine At Mine at Room2 Hometel, Southampton

On Wednesday evening, I was lucky enough to be invited along to a Dine At Mine supper club, hosted at the brand new Room2 Hometel in Southampton (read about their launch event here). Dine At Mine is a fundraising campaign for the Southampton Hospital Charity, who are raising money for the Children’s Emergency and Trauma Department, … More Dine At Mine at Room2 Hometel, Southampton