Category Archives: holiday

Monday Morning Pic-Me-Up: Postcards from the seaside

As summer days in the UK seem numbered, I’m dreaming of being back on the beach in Sardinia: see here for more wonderful holiday snaps

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How to… pack your toiletries (Part II)

A couple of months ago, I wrote a post entitled, “How to… pack your toiletries for your hand baggage“. Not long afterwards, I was asked to try out Arm and Hammer’s new battery operated electric toothbrush. Now, it might not … Continue reading

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Have Your Say: Samsonite Cabin Sized Suitcases

There comes a time when it seems only prudent to spend a little more on luggage than one would normally deem to be sensible in the interests of not having a wheel fall off said luggage within hours of embarking … Continue reading

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HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS: The Sugar and Spice Summer Book Club

This is pretty much how the space beside my bed looks right now – an ever-growing tower of books to read this summer: In fact, apart from the bottom one – Minding Frankie – I have already finished them all … Continue reading

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How to… pack your toiletries bag for your hand baggage

As the cost of flights and add-ons continue to increase – what happened to return flights for £30? Including my checked-in bag?! – more and more of us try to avoid at least some of these costs but trying to … Continue reading

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Holiday Essentials #2

You might have noticed from my recent holiday snaps that another of my holiday essentials are my denim cut-offs. They are so easy to wear and comfortable. Here are my picks from around the internet, for whatever budget you might find … Continue reading

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Holiday Essentials #1

My number one holiday essential has to be, these Havaiana fit sandals: I have worn them literally non-stop since I got them in the post from Spartoo at the beginning of May. I wore them the whole time in Ibiza … Continue reading

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