When snow settled in Cornwall!

For the first time in decades, snow has settled across the Duchy! Storm Emma, otherwise known as the Beast from the East, brought heavy snow showers and strong winds to Cornwall this week. We had all seen the weather forecasts, but not having seen this level of snow down here in my lifetime, I think…

5 of the best beaches in South East Cornwall

Now that we’re in February, all I can think about is how long it will be until Spring arrives; I’m looking forward to the lighter mornings and evenings and warmer weather! When it hasn’t been absolutely tipping it down outside (yesterday we had a week’s worth of rainfall in one day), I’ve been making the…

Sunny Sundays by the Sea

After a very slow start to January, things have really started looking up. When I haven’t been busy with my proofreading work, I have found time to catch up with some of my wonderful friends Β and have also been on some lovely outings to Totnes, Looe and Polperro with someone a bit special; possibly more…

Gorgeous Godrevy and winter beach strolls that kept me sane

December was a quiet month. I found myself single in November, after realising that it just wasn’t meant to be, so the past month or so has been all about getting myself into the right head space: figuring out what I want from life and from 2017, in all aspects of my world. My second…

Top 5 family activities around the Fal River in Winter

Cornwall is renowned for its beautiful beaches and stunning scenery and is of course a popular summer destination. However, winter in Cornwall is magical too and there are plenty of events, activities and attractions to keep all of the family entertained. There’s so much to choose from but we’ve come up with our top 5…

My birthday weekend at Tremerth Cottage

It feels a little bit odd writing this now because the lovely birthday weekend I am about to describe Β was with my boyfriend, but we’ve since broken up. It’s been once of those strange weeks where I’ve had to make tough decisions and, consequently, my relationship has come to an end and so has one…