BIRMINGHAM’S INDEPENDENT AUTUMN GIFT GUIDE

Given the current climate and the massive impact the virus has had on small businesses not just in Birmingham, but across the whole world, I have been doing my best to shop independently in my city. Birmingham has an impressive list of independents, from competitive fashion brands to quirky giftware stores, so I have put … Continue reading BIRMINGHAM’S INDEPENDENT AUTUMN GIFT GUIDE

HAPPY ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY BAB ABOUT TOWN

So it's been a year today since I hit that publish button on my blog, I was a complete nervous wreck, I had to change my top twice as I was sweating like a sweating like a nun in a field of cucumbers and I consumed a whole tub of Marks and Spencer's spicy chicken … Continue reading HAPPY ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY BAB ABOUT TOWN

THE THAILAND DIARIES: PART ONE…SORRY MOM & DAD

"Have you ever played ping pong with a vagina before?" Well, it's not the best start to 2020, is it? for many holiday seekers relying on that booked holiday to finally relax, top up their tans and maybe even find love, are sadly having to cancel their 2020 treat due to the outbreak of CO-VID … Continue reading THE THAILAND DIARIES: PART ONE…SORRY MOM & DAD

SELF-ISOLATING: THINGS YOU CAN DO TO KEEP YOURSELF BUSY

2020 has well and truly shat all over our lives with the Coronavirus pandemic, it's turning out that many of us will have to switch off the light and close the door to society outside our four walls. Whether its two weeks, a month or three months of isolation, how the hell are we going … Continue reading SELF-ISOLATING: THINGS YOU CAN DO TO KEEP YOURSELF BUSY

WHY BEING A WOMAN IS AWESOME

Happy International Women’s Day!I thought, why not celebrate my vagina and write up a little blog post on why it's bloody awesome to be a woman. From connecting to soppy romantic films such as Love Actually (Fuck you Harry for hurting Karen and bringing Joni Mitchell into it!) to our “get out of jail cards” … Continue reading WHY BEING A WOMAN IS AWESOME

THE HIDDEN GEMS OF LEAMINGTON SPA

Leamington Spa is like a second home to me, you will often find me on weekends heading up to Leam rummaging through the charity shops, trying out new coffee shops and shopping in their great independents. For those who don’t know, Leamington Spa is a spa town located in Warwickshire, home to the gorgeous Jephson … Continue reading THE HIDDEN GEMS OF LEAMINGTON SPA

AFTERNOON TEA AT CHATEAU IMPNEY

You don’t have to travel too far to feel like royalty these days. To many people royalty could be a fry up in your local pub, a free arm massage from your work colleague or an afternoon tea in an enchanting 1875 French Chateau surrounded by 140 acres of picturesque grounds. I know which one … Continue reading AFTERNOON TEA AT CHATEAU IMPNEY

BLOC HOTEL REVIEW-THE JEWELLERY QUARTER

Located in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter is a sleek modern hotel with a pinch of neon that oozes Vice City Vibes. Bloc Hotel offers travellers a comfortable nights sleep in Japanese pod inspired rooms that to some might feel it's a tight squeeze but to others may feel its compact, affordable and convenient. … Continue reading BLOC HOTEL REVIEW-THE JEWELLERY QUARTER

8 things I discovered in 2019 in Birmingham

2019 was the year of discovery and finally venturing out into the world on my own. It was nice on Sunday to sit back and flick through all my photos from 2019 and seeing the drastic changes through imagery from the start of the year to the end of the year. I have learnt a … Continue reading 8 things I discovered in 2019 in Birmingham