San An’s Come Back

I’m sat here at my desk in the Channel 4 News room listening to Solardo on Mixcloud. I’ve just run up GIR because the delightful British weather has decided to rain reality down on me and to be fair, it might help wash my Ibiza blues away. I’m posting all my photos a week late because I was having too much fun out there and I’ve already booked to go…

Why I always go back to Ibiza

I’m in full on Ibiza prep mode now. I’ve taken advantage of the May Bank Holiday sales. Parcel after parcel is being delivered. The suitcase is out. I’ve cleaned up my diet and I’m back in the gym at least three times a week. I must say with my awful schedule at work these past few weeks, it’s really helped to clear my mind. As I get excited for yet…

Manchester Revisited

I knew I needed to move away from home when I went to university but the campus life just wasn’t for me. I needed to be in the next best city from London and that just so happened to be four hours away in Manchester. Nothing about my uni life was normal. I mean I stayed in Halls of Residence in my first year and shared a house with six girls in…

The Manchester Spirit

It was gone midnight when my phone went. I was informed of a potential terror attack that had just occurred at the Manchester Arena. My mouth went dry and my eyes welled up. I switched on the news and felt absolute devastation. Less than two months since writing about someone attacking London, they’re going for Manchester now? Not only another innocent city but at an arena that was full of…

Beauty Shopping in Paris

It’s no secret that I have a love for all things beauty. My bathroom is like a worldwide pharmacy and my first phrase when I step off the plane in the US is ‘Can we go to Walgreens?’ I can’t help it. I seem to have curbed my impulse spending in Boots these days as I’m now more disciplined writing lists, so I strategically planned out each of my beauty…