Thursday, 16 October 2014

autumnal tones.



It seems like it's suddenly gone from a nice, mild October, to pretty damn chilly. The bare-leg days are most definitely over, and I'm trying to be a little more brave with my trousers - instead of just sticking to jeans/leggings.

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

chocolate chocolate teacake.



You might've seen me mention on Twitter/Facebook that it's chocolate week! I thought this would be a good excuse to bake this super rich chocolate loaf that I've been drooling over for a while. The word "chocolate" is in the name twice for a reason..

It has cocoa AND dark chocolate in it!

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

vienna.





The next stop on our adventure was Vienna. We got up at silly o'clock and caught the very nice & quiet train from Prague. We had a few little sleeps, and watched the beautiful scenery go by - mist, mountains, trees, the sweetest little houses, and lots of sunflower & pumpkin fields.

Saturday, 4 October 2014

patuoxun ipad lens kit.




As you're probably totally aware by now, I love Instagram, and a lot of the photos that I take on my iPad end up on there. I like to make my photos prettier with all kinds of filters and things, but I'd never tried any lenses on the little camera, until now..

Friday, 3 October 2014

the language of love.



According to surveys, 82% of people want to hear the words "I love you", but only 30% say it daily. The French are known for expressing their emotions, and La Redoute have recently launched their Language of Love campaign, which includes a heartwarming video of messages of love. Here's my open letter to the person I love most..