Flea market vintage shopping around Helsinki

Flea market vintage shopping around Helsinki

There's shopping and then there's shopping. As it's getting colder over here in the northern hemisphere I'm starting to pull out my cosy knits, beanies and coats and looking for ways to stay warm inside. Trickier at the moment due to COVID-19 but if you live somewhere where you can still venture into stores while [...]

Lavender fields and zenned out bumble bees

Lavender fields and zenned out bumble bees

I don’t know about you but for me COVID-19 has meant anxiety, anxiety, anxiety. I think it’s getting worse with age, no actually I know it is. Funnily enough it seems to be a family trait (thanks Mum) as both my brother and I also suffer with it. I read somewhere that anxiety only exists [...]

Taormina

Taormina

Taormina. It's a tourist trap for sure. But it's a beautiful one and still so worth a visit. It's the quintessential Italian cliffside town, with earthy toned buildings perched high on the cliffs, tumbling down in a ramshackle way towards the ocean. Little cats laze around on sun warmed stones, people amble along the street, [...]