How To Pack a Backpack

As you read this I’m officially on my sixth trip of the year so far and by the time I get back I’ll have already been on ten flights this year. I’m away in England for the wedding of one of my best friends from Uni and only need to take a small back pack with me so I’d thought I’d show you how I pack a backpack! What a mouthful!

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Re:Sewn – The History of Home Sewing!

Do you like to sew, knit, crochet, dressmake etc? I do! I love to knit, mend and dressmake when I get the chance. It helps me relax, reduces my anxiety and lets me be creative. Plus I love vintage clothes so sewing is a way for me to alter or mend vintage clothes without spending a fortune. BUT do you know a lot about the history of home sewing?! No? Then read on for more info and the latest installment of the ‘Re:Sewn Fashion History’ podcast!

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My Top Travel Tips for Summer

 

So you’re probably getting ready to jet off on your summer holidays over the next few months. I’m heading to London in June (hopefully!) and Copenhagen in August and possibly Bulgaria in September. With all these destinations in mind I’ve compiled a list of my top travel tips for summer holidays to make sure you are organized and have a stress free trip!

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Rachel With An E Travels – Krakow, Poland.

 

A few months before Christmas 2016 my boyfriend and I decided to go somewhere different for impending thirtieth birthday. I say impending with a light heart as thirty isn’t all that different from twenty-nine at all. We looked at Copenhagen. Too dear. We looked at western Europe. Already been there. Then we looked at eastern Europe. And bam! we found the place we wanted to go to: Krakow, Poland.

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An Irish Country Garden – Rowallane Gardens.

I’ve been on another road trip. This time to Rowallane Gardens near Saintfield, County Down that is run by the National Trust. Rowallane has some of the most beautiful scenery and gardens that I’ve ever seen and certainly one of the best under the Trust’s care. Come for a walk with me as we explore an Irish country garden….

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