Beech Hill Hotel & Spa: Luxury living in Lake District

This september I had the opportunity to visit Lake District, UK for a short retreat and stayed at the gorgeous Beech Hill Hotel & Spa. Lake District is a popular holiday destination in North West England which is famous for its lakes, forests and mountains and its associations with William Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and John…

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Breastmilk soap: how and why to do it

There’s no question that breastmilk is incredibly healthy for our little ones and it provides the ideal nutrition for them, but do you know in how many more ways you can benefit from breastmilk? I am going to give just few examples: milk bath, coffee creamer, canker sores healer, puffy eyes healer, wrinkles and stretches…

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My birth story: Karl David

My birth story: Karl David Before I start, I just want to let you know this may be TMI for some people so don’t read it if you are not comfortable with natural birth and everything it requires. First of all, I had a birth plan, but not the kind of birth plan when you…

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Baby’s room

Decorating the baby’s room was one of my favourite activities during this pregnancy (besides shopping for baby clothes :D). I was amazed of how well, me and Fabian, cooperated in doing this room: we actually did not have any contradictory ideas/opinions, so it really was a pleasure to furnish baby’s room. I hope you will…

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My hospital bag

So here I am 39 weeks pregnant and prepared to meet my baby. It can happen any time now AND ANYWHERE so we are ready with the hospital bag!! When I first heard the words “hospital bag”, my reaction was “What? Why would I need to bring anything except my phone to the hospital when…

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A Friends-themed café has opened in Manchester!

I am sure some of you have heard about the new café opened by Primark which is designed to look exactly like the Central Perk café from Friends, the famous comedy series. Funny enough, I am living in Manchester, but had no idea about this. I had to find out from other people who are…

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Ordsall Hall: an unique experience in a manor house

When you’re talking about the “best places to visit in Greater Manchester”, Ordsall Hall should be the first on your list. To introduce it properly, Ordsall Hall is a 800 year old (it was first mentioned in records in 1177) manor house in the City of Salford. For me, the most interesting thing about it,…

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Most instagrammable places in Edinburgh

“The Scots think of it as their capital; they’re too possessive, Edinburgh belongs to the world.”-Richard DemarcoLast month I had the delightful opportunity to visit the capital of Scotland, Edinburgh. In my opinion, it is a must-visit city for anyone for many reasons: it has a rich culture, an amazing architecture, entertaining festivals and of…

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Vintage look at Ramsbottom Station

“Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman”-Coco ChanelI don’t know if everyone has read the “About me” section, but I said it and I will say it again: I am a huge lover of vintage fashion. I love the femininity women used to have at that time and…

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Most relaxing place in Manchester: Cat Café

Hello, darlings and welcome back to my blog! Today I would like to tell you about one of my favorite places in Manchester: The Cat Café. If you are a cat lover, you will find this café the perfect place on earth. As an animal lover myself, I could spend hours every day in this…

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