A Fresh Start – My tips for starting 2018 in the best way you possibly can

A Fresh Start – My tips for starting 2018 in the best way you possibly can

2018 is almost here, and I for one honestly can't believe how fast 2017 has gone! For me, the beginning of a new year doesn't usually mean a whole lot to me, because the start of my 'new year' is the start of the school year. But this year It's going to be different! Usually, my school starts a couple of days after new years, so when that clock chimes 12, my heart starts racing with the stress of knowing that I have school in 2 days and that it's a whole new year filled with tonnes of expectations and goals to achieve. But this year, I want to make the most of the fresh start that comes with the beginning of the new year.

24 hours in Paris with a local – Winter Edition

24 hours in Paris with a local – Winter Edition

I visited Paris a couple of days ago and it was AMAZING. I've been to Paris a few times before, but this time I think I can safely say I've fallen in love with the city!! From the sugar coma, I was in because of all the macarons, cakes, hot chocolates and pastries I ate,  to walking down small cobbled streets in St Germain, I loved every moment of it. One of the reasons the trip was so fun was because I got to spend time with a friend of mine that recently moved to Paris. (hence the 'local' part of this post) She showed me some of her favorite places to visit in Paris, and we got to chat and catch up over cups of hot chocolate and huge salads.

Christmas Preparation Guide – everything you could possibly need to do and how to do it

Christmas Preparation Guide – everything you could possibly need to do and how to do it

Winter break has finally started for me, which means no more stressing about school (for a few days at least) and I can finally start my Christmas preparations! In my family even though we don’t celebrate Christmas religiously, we still go full out with the decorations, music, gifts, and food. I think it’s something about growing up in London, I don’t think you can live here and not be drawn into the Christmas Bonanza that is London during the holiday season. There’s lights everywhere, a chilly breeze, Christmas music playing in every store, and everyone is bursting with happiness. It’s truly amazing.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The UAE – UAE National Day!

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The UAE – UAE National Day!

Today is UAE National Day! Exactly 46 years ago the United Arab Emirates was founded. As I live in Dubai, which is part of the UAE I thought that I would take some time today to share some facts about the UAE with you, for those of you who don't know it that well.