Friday, 24 March 2017

Brighton's Secret Cocktail Bar


Hidden in the basement of Brighton's coolest hotel I recently discovered another Brighton secret – a cocktail bar I didn't know was there. The speakeasy concept might be a little

Monday, 20 March 2017

Hanging Flowers Art Installation


I’m a huge fan of art installations (like these giant pumpkins and mirrors and this intriguing abandoned building), so my jaw dropped when I heard about the current

Friday, 17 March 2017

A Cool Mother's Day Gift Guide


This is basically a list of things I want for myself disguised as a selection of cool and quirky mother's day gift ideas. No harm in a little humour too...

Thursday, 16 March 2017

The Grandma Who Solo Hiked Through America



We all need a person to admire, don’t we? Someone ordinary with an extraordinary story, someone to inspire us to jump out of bed in the morning, to be a better person,

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Vintage Holiday Souvenir Straw Bags


The other day in Brighton I spotted someone toting a little vintage souvenir straw bag with multicoloured flowers and the words 'Bahamas' on it JUST LIKE THE ONE ABOVE THAT's

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Mardi Gras Indians of New Orleans


Here's a winning idea for your next fancy dress party – go as a Mardi Gras Indian. Every year in February, to celebrate Mardi Gras in New Orleans, tribes of 'Indians' from different

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

The Ellie & Co Brighton Like A Local Guide (so far)


As spring approaches and to complement my Secret Brighton Guide to the city's lesser known sights, next I thought I'd round up more of my Brighton stories to help you