Chevrons & Éclairs

A digital storyteller

travelling the world

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Staycation Ideas: 5 Things to do in Richmond with Young's Hotels Cover Image

Staycation Ideas: 5 Things to do in Richmond with Young's Hotels

Coming into 2017 I felt so excited to travel Europe and take advantage of how close places were....

Posted in WinterLondon

What I Read this Winter Cover Image

What I Read this Winter

It’s funny that I’m writing a post about what I read this winter when I’m currently finding it...

Posted in Bookshelf

Happy Valentine's Day: How I Practice Self-Love Cover Image

Happy Valentine's Day: How I Practice Self-Love

Every year I talk about how much I love Valentine’s Day and that’s primarily because I have always,...

Posted in WinterLifestyle

Romantic Day Trip from London: Visiting Windsor Castle Cover Image

Romantic Day Trip from London: Visiting Windsor Castle

It was at the start of the festive season last year and I was meeting up with some...

Posted in WinterEngland

Vogue Posts

Productivity Goals for 2019 Cover Image

Productivity Goals for 2019

I was looking at my analytics as I drafted my last blog post of 2018 a few weeks...

Posted in WinterOffice

Beauty Habits to Adopt this Year Cover Image

Beauty Habits to Adopt this Year

In the last few years, I’ve become a bit of a beauty and skincare junkie. I wouldn’t say...

Posted in Beauty

Festive Season Outfits: 3 Tips on Dressing Comfortable yet Stylish Cover Image

Festive Season Outfits: 3 Tips on Dressing Comfortable yet Stylish

December is here and I’ll be honest, it sort of creeped up on me. In America, we have...

Posted in Winter

How to Stay Off Your Phone Cover Image

How to Stay Off Your Phone

Since the iOS12 update on iPhone came out, there is a new feature that everyone has had a...

Posted in AutumnOffice

Travel Posts

Stuttgart Travel Guide: Christmas Edition Cover Image

Stuttgart Travel Guide: Christmas Edition

I think I’m making it an annual tradition to visit Christmas markets around the world. Last year I...

Posted in Germany

Date Night at Mr. Fogg's Gin Parlour Cover Image

Date Night at Mr. Fogg's Gin Parlour

As an American, I always love that Thanksgiving is a bit of a buffer before the Christmas/New Years...

Posted in London

Guide to Porto: and a Portuguese Aperitif Recipe Cover Image

Guide to Porto: and a Portuguese Aperitif Recipe

After spending a quick weekend in Madeira last year, I knew I wanted to visit mainland Portugal. The...

Posted in Portugal

Hotels I Love: Mercador Guest House Cover Image

Hotels I Love: Mercador Guest House

It had been some time since I had stayed at a hotel since I’ve been using Airbnb so...

Posted in Portugal

Recipe Posts

Chunky Monkey Chia Pudding Cover Image

Chunky Monkey Chia Pudding

After sharing my 2019 in words, I come to realize that I spoke nothing about detox of diet....

Posted in Breakfast & BrunchDessertsSnacks & Other

Chai Spiced Mulled Wine Recipe Cover Image

Chai Spiced Mulled Wine Recipe

This might be a bit of a sappy post because it will be the last one for 2018....

Posted in Drinks

Roasted Butternut Squash Dip Cover Image

Roasted Butternut Squash Dip

I’ve been in a strange funk recently. Last year at this time, I was on a 11 city...

Posted in Appetizers

Grilled Aubergine & Asparagus Salad Cover Image

Grilled Aubergine & Asparagus Salad

Remember when I went glamping a little over a month ago? If not, I shared my glamping for...

Posted in AppetizersSalads & Dressings

Watch Films

Hotels I Love: Bürgenstock Resort Review

Organizing for a trip is quite hectic. I usually spend weeks doing research, finding great cafes, pretty corners...

Posted in SwitzerlandFilms

Day Trip to Whitstable

After my travel hangover at the end of last year, I made a vow to myself to explore...

Posted in SummerEnglandFilms

Weekend in Valletta

Let me just preface this post with… there was so much food involved on this trip that I...

Posted in SummerMaltaFilms

Reflections from Istanbul

I was very excited about visiting Istanbul. I had spent 8 years of my life stying Middle East...

Posted in SpringTurkeyFilms