A couple of years ago Kerry and I were lucky enough to spend Christmas in beautiful España; The sun shone brightly across the Costas, the fiestas didn’t fail to disappoint and the sangria flowed as copiously as ever, we had an absolute whale of a time. And having spent the previous 5 months backpacking in… Continue reading Memories and Mexican Food
Minimalism – Technically defined as an ‘Art Movement’ – really seems to have taken over life at the moment; YouTube is currently awash with videos and documentaries telling you how to be a minimalist, what to no longer buy (because of course ‘things’ aren’t the answer to your problems), how to neatly box up your… Continue reading Minimalism – Finding Simplicity Through Chaos
Oh winter, will it ever end? The cold, dark days, the endless thermals/jumper/coat/scarf combos and the inability to use your phone when you’re out because your hands are glove clad every damn day! Roll on summer ey? Now, I don’t usually opt in to these ‘Summer Body’ regimes, guides, plans, whatever you wanna call them,… Continue reading Summer Bodies are Made in Winter: It’s True You Know!
Just before Christmas, Kerry and I ventured North to the amazing city of Leeds where we took it upon ourselves to embrace the festivities, get Christmassy and immerse ourselves in a new city. Having spent 3 years travelling across Oceania, Asia and Spain visiting some amazing cities we thought we should get to know England… Continue reading A Christmas Getaway: Leeds
Fortitude Valley, described by Visit Brisbane as “a contradiction in itself – raw, yet sophisticated. It is where elegance and style meet grungy and offbeat” It’s a fantastic, kinda grubby, little gem about a mile outside of the Brissy CBD and I absolutely adore it! When I first arrived in Australia back in August 2014,… Continue reading Fortitude Valley Forever
Last Tuesday Kerry and I decided to head to the small town of Waltham Abbey in Essex. It isn’t very far from us, and I have often heard how pretty it is there, but I guess sometimes when things are on your doorstep you don’t always stop and appreciate them. I’m pleased we did, as… Continue reading Tuesday in Waltham Abbey
Last weekend was my Blogiversary and to celebrate 2 years of Without Cruelty on WordPress I thought it would be fun to revisit an earlier post. With a little help from you guys out there I figured I would have to re-post something food based, preferably written during my time in Asia and packed full… Continue reading *My Blogiversary Repost* And The Winner Is…….