Not Quite Fifty Shades of Grey

Lula Belle from Glamour in the County - UK lifestyle blog

I’ve mentioned previously that Autumn and Winter are my favourite seasons for clothes and accessories. And there is one item of clothing that I just can’t seem to stop buying. Grey jumpers. It’s like a built in radar goes off when I’m shopping. It’s not quite fifty shades of grey but if I keep buying […]

Life Lately

Votives from Hatton and Harding

I really can’t believe that we are within easy reach of the festive season. I’ve said many a time that Autumn and Winter are my favourite seasons. And I particularly love that festive feeling, I’m sure if you bottled it you’d make a million dollars. Life lately has seen me making up for what has […]

Autumn Winter Style Tips

autumn winter styling

I love that we have real seasons here in the UK.  Autumn and Winter are my favourites. There’s nothing more I like than a crisp morning filled with bright blue skies and being wrapped up against the cool air or cosy lunches by the fire. Along with the weather, I love the clothes and accessories […]

5 Hours in Monaco

View of Port Hercules, Monaco

Having visited Monaco three times previously, I felt qualified to act as an unofficial tour guide to my friend Pip, who was making her first visit. The Principality of Monaco is where you’ll find fast cars, magnificent yachts, designer boutiques and Circuit de Monaco, as well as many amazing architecture and cultural sights. With only […]

15 Ways to Add More Hours to Your Day

How to find more time in your day

The last few months have been extremely busy. There have been events that I have wanted to say yes to, but have had to say no due to working longer hours. This has left me feeling frustrated and feeling like I need more than 24 hours to have a balanced life. I’m sure I’m not […]

Motivational Monday – Let’s Get Cosy

Let's get Cosy

Motivational Monday – one word to inspire your month. Here in the UK the clocks have gone back which means it will be getting darker earlier. It’s the perfect excuse to start getting COSY. I’ve already spent last month preparing for the change in the calendar. There are two things that I love about this time […]

Exploring Florence on Foot

Ponte Vecchio, Florence, Italy

We were so excited to start our holiday with a day exploring Florence on foot. My friend Pip had wanted to visit for sometime, and although I hadn’t researched what to expect, I knew being in Italy that it would be full of grace and charm. We’d booked a full day tour to immerse ourselves […]