Dog Friendly Pancakes: Pancake Day 2019

I woke up at 11am today, Tuesday 5th of March 2019, Loki our furbaby was laying next to me with his little wet nose pressed against my cheeks and silently pleaded with his eyes for a special breakfast snack. It was Pancake Day after all so I googled some dog friendly pancakes. Ingredients 50g Flour 1 Large Egg 100ml Water…

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Three Lamps Swansea Review

It’s a very exciting time to be a foodie in Swansea, with the opening of brand new restaurants such as Jupiter Place, Old Havana, Meatery & Martini Co and now we can add the opening of Three Lamps to our list of exciting new eateries to visit. I recently visited the Three Lamps after my last bridal appointment. It was…

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5 Reasons to Choose AirBnB

Welcome to this weeks post on AirBnB my booking platform and accommodation rental of choice as of late. We’ve used AirBnB on several occassions over the last 18 months, two trips to London and more recently a trip to Conwall. Now we could have stayed in any hotel or Bed & Breakfast as there are so many to choose from…

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Netflix Review: Mowgli | Legend of the Jungle

It’s very rare I manage to pin Steff down to watch a movie, never mind pinning him down to watch a movie without his phone but on this night I was determined to have a no-phone night where we could sink our teeth into the new Mowgli | Legend of the Jungle film that we had both spotted on  Netflix…

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How to conduct a life audit

If you follow me on Instagram at The Essence of Red then you will have seen my recent Instagram story on the Life Audit I conducted in preparation for the new year. I conduct a review pretty much every year in some shape or form to help me prepare for a better year to come, I look at my achievements,…

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