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A Fashionable Afternoon Tea – Pret A Portea at The Berkeley

December 19, 2018

I think for those of you that know me, the words afternoon tea and Kerry go together like egg and chips, beans on toast, Brad and Jen (ok that last one is just my wish, I have never quite got over the golden couple splitting) I just blinking well love getting a little dressed up, and going to a beautiful venue to eat posh sandwhiches…

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The Mermaid Inn – Rye

December 17, 2018

“If you wake at midnight, and hear a horses feet, Dont go drawing back the blind, or looking in the street, Them that asks no questions they isnt told no lies, Watch the wall, my darling, whilst the gentlemen go by“ This extract from the poem, A Smugglers Song, by Rudyard Kipling greets you in the car park of The Mermaid Inn in Rye. The…

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My Blogging Year Round Up

December 11, 2018

Well, what a year! I think 2018 will be for me, the year that brought with it so much change, but so much peace, satisfaction and realisation. I feel I have changed, so I suppose its only natural my blog will change with me. I thought I would share with you my little blog reflection. The things I have learnt this year, the goals I…

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A Winter Wonderland Afternoon Tea – Essex

December 6, 2018

Walking in through the double wooden doors, not knowing what was beyond them, felt like walking into Narnia. I was instantly transported back to childhood when I spent days with my nose in the Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe book, longing to join the Pevensie children on their adventures. As the doors swung open into the tearoom, we were greeted by twinkling candlelight, falling…

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Gifts That Give Back – Conscious Giving

December 4, 2018

Look at any shops, blogs, youtubers etc, and they will all be doing a thousand gift guides, so I know you are probably sick to the back teeth with them. However, I think conscious gift giving is a great thing, and last year my “Gifts that Give Back gift guide” was so well received that I vowed to do it every year. Its kind of…

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Prague – The City that Changed Me a Little

December 3, 2018

  Sometimes, you visit a place that weaves its way under your skin. Something that you see or experience leaves such a lasting impression on you, that it somehow puts a kink in your DNA. It moves you, teaches you, and you know that there will always be a file labeled xyz in your brain. Well a visit to the Jewish Quarter in Prague did…

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Palm Oil – What you need to Know

November 28, 2018

Palm Oil. Its become the big no-go ingredient for those of us concerned about the ethics behind the brands we use. I do however, understand that for some people, they have no real idea what it is, or how it impacts so greatly on this little planet of ours.I think being a fan of travel has made me even more passionate to do my bit…

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Your guide to Prague in the Autumn – The Practical Stuff

November 27, 2018

I had wanted to visit Prague in forever. I longed to explore the city in the colder months, as I always saw photos of Prague with a thin blanket of snow, people wrapped up warm and cosy against the weather, sipping warming mulled wine. Those visuals gave me all the hygge feels. I wanted to carry on our exploration of the European cities we had…

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When Did Normal Become Unacceptable?

November 23, 2018

I come to you this evening with a little impromptu post. Its been playing on my mind so as always, I like to write it down and open it for discussion and other people’s views. This post was kicked off in my head, by something that happened on my recent trip to Prague, but is something that has been wandering around in my brain for…

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Im Kerry, a UK based blogger, floundering my way through my 40's. I mostly blog about travel and lifestyle, but as a lover of life, you could find any snippets of my life and loves

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