The British Library: James Cook The Voyages

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of being invited to the British Library for a private tour of a new exhibition: James Cook- The Voyages! The exhibition tells the story of Captain James Cook’s three world-changing voyages (Endeavour, Resolution and Discovery) through original documents, many of which were produced by the artists, scientists and sailors…

Take me to the Beach

It’s been a bit of a heatwave recently here in the UK. The past few weeks everyday has been >23 degrees and the weekends have even gone as high as 30 degrees! I absolutely love it when it’s warm but I am just dreaming of the beach. If I was home in Lithuania, I would…

The Perfect Summer Aperol Spritz

It’s the drink of the summer. The bright, vibrant and refreshing orange cocktail that has gained popularity in recent years. Most of you may have seen it on my blog before, or enjoyed it yourselves. Yes, I’m talking about Aperol Spritz! Originating from Italy, Aperol is an infusion of herbs and roots with two of…

Restaurant Review: The Ivy Castle View Guildford

Last week Jonas and I had the pleasure of visiting the Ivy in Guildford! I was originally invited to go to a blogger’s brunch but on the day they were holding it I had work so was unable to make it. Nonetheless, I was then invited to come in for a complementary lunch and review…

Restaurant Review: Hart House in Fleet

The other weekend Jonas and I went to the newly opened Hart House Restaurant in Fleet (335-337 Fleet Rd, Fleet, GU51 3NT)! The Friday before we went they had the opening party which I wish we had gone to as we heard it was amazing, however we were both tired after a long week at…

Happy Easter!

Hey everyone! Happy Easter!! Whatever you’re doing and whatever your traditions are, I hope you are having a lovely time! I’m hoping most of you are spending this lovely holiday with your friends and family! I came home to Lithuania for the weekend and have been spending all of my time with my family. We…

This or That Challenge- 60 Random Questions… Answered!

Hey everyone! The other day I came across a blog that had a fun post up which consisted of THIS or THAT questions that you then had to answer! I thought it would be quite a fun and interesting blog to do for you guys! Either for you to learn some VERY random things about…

Trialling out TASTY! Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Hey everyone! So yesterday I tried out a bit of a different Chocolate chip cookie recipe- one by TASTY! I’ve got to say, they weren’t too different from my own recipe – HERE, just a bit sweeter. They were still really delicious and Jonas and I enjoyed them thoroughly! As the weather has been very cold…

A Foodie Weekend + The Greatest Showman

Hey everyone! Hope you all had a nice weekend and have a lovely week ahead! This Saturday my brother Raimundas flew in to stay with us until Wednesday as he has his graduation on Tuesday! We met up with him in London on Saturday morning and went for a filling Brunch at The Breakfast Club!…

My 2018 Dream Travel Destinations

Every year I aim to travel more! Traveling is just the best thing you can do- it’s something that costs, but give you so much more! Every time I travel I learn a bit more about myself. What I want to do, where I want to be, what I have to do to get to…

A Cold Chicago Walk

Hello everyone! As some of you may know- I’m back from Chicago already and back at work! It’s been a bit difficult getting back into the routine of things and setting my body clock back to normal, but it’s also nice to be productive again!:) This week has been great- but I’m looking forward to…

Hello 2018!

Happy New Year everyone! 2017 flew by and it’s now 2018! I hope you all had a wonderful New Years Eve and that the New Year is treating you well 🙂 Jonas and I are still in Chicago and we were planning to go to Navy Pier to watch fireworks, but unfortunately we both got…

Snowy Chicago!

Hello from snowy Chicago! As you may have known- I’ve flown over to Chicago, Illinois for New Years with my boyfriend & we’re staying at his dad’s place for around 10 days! I landed late Wednesday night, was greeted with traditional Chicago deep-dish pizza and then woke up yesterday with fresh snow on the ground…

The most wonderful time of the year!

Christmas back home has been incredible! We had snow, mulled wine, champagne, Christmas trees, laughter, joy and some wonderful family time! I hope all of you had an incredible Christmas with your friends and family and enjoyed the holidays as much as I did! ❤ Now that Christmas is over and we have New Years…

I’ll be Home for Christmas…

This song is so special to me… it literally is the meaning of Christmas as my family always does everything we can to make sure we ARE home for Christmas! Whether that means it’s just me, my brother, mom and dad + Bella, of course or if it means our grandparents, aunts and uncles joining…

Visiting the Re-furbished Pizza Express in Guildford

So a couple of weeks ago Jonas and I had the pleasure of visiting the newly re-furbished Pizza Express in Guildford! I was invited to visit the new restaurant and enjoy a complimentary dinner, which I was super excited about as I hadn’t been to Pizza Express in forever! Apparently the restaurant’s re-furbishment was heavily inspired…