Event: Estée Lauder at Boots Cribbs Causeway

Estée Lauder has a bit of a cult status in the blogging world – we’ve all heard of the magical Double Wear foundation, right? So it was lovely to hear from Karen at the EL counter in the Cribbs Causeway Boots a few weeks ago, inviting me to their very first South West bloggers event. I said yes immediately (before I even heard that there would be prosecco, honest!), so on Thursday night, I headed over to Scavi & Ray to meet the ladies and find out more.  View Full Post

Review: The Ivy Clifton Brasserie

The Ivy has long been somewhat of a London institution, welcoming the most famous and exclusive guests to its growing number of locations for exceptional dining since 1917. So when I heard that it was opening the doors to its first location outside of London in our fair city, I just had to see if its fabulousness translated into West Country.  View Full Post

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Review: Turtle Bay Cheltenham Road

I love when friends come to visit. You get to do all those things you mean to do, but never quite get round to, and to see your city through someone else’s eyes, making it fresh and new again. My bestie Ciara arrived on Friday night and we had a whale of the time, sitting chatting on the harbourside as night fell, exploring Gloucester Road on a Saturday morning and wandering around Blaise Castle on a hot but fun dog walk. And there was no better way to finish off the visit than with a trip to the newly-opened Turtle Bay, just next door on Cheltenham Road, to see what it had to offer. View Full Post

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