Weekend Trips: York

On our recent summer staycation we spent a day in the beautiful Cathedral town of York. Neither of us had ever been before so were looking forward to exploring and visiting all of the historical landmarks and browsing the quirky shops.

If you’re thinking of adding York to your summer hit list, here are my top four thoughts from our trip!

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Weekend Trips: Whitby

Once again, it has been almost three months since I last wrote a blog post! It has been difficult to fit blogging in recently, and I’ve found it really hard to find the time to think of creative and exciting material. We have recently spent some time in Yorkshire on a little staycation, and it has been just what I needed to get some inspiration and motivation to start writing again! Continue reading

Girls Explore!

At the end of 2016, I promised myself that the upcoming new year would be one filled with more adventures – making the most of my weekends to explore, challenge myself and learn new things, so that the year doesn’t just pass me by in a blur of going to work, doing housework and sticking to the normal routine!

My first taste of adventure for 2017 came during the last weekend in January. I signed up for a hiking weekend in the Brecon Beacons with Girls Explore – an amazing group set up by my friend Hannah. You can learn more about them here, but it is basically a community for like minded women to meet and share their enthusiasm for the outdoors and adventures! Continue reading

Lauren Lizabeth Interview Series – Alison Weir

One of my biggest aims for Lauren Lizabeth Blog this year is to create more varied content for all for all of you lovely readers so I would like to introduce you to my interview series! I have been firing out emails to a variety of people who really inspire me to ask if they would be kind enough to have a chat with me so that they can inspire all of you too! Continue reading

Festive Finds at the Christmas Fair!

There is nothing more festive and fulfilling at this time of year than a Christmas Craft Fair, and we are extremely lucky to have one so close to home every year at Bradgate Country Park. Our visit today was made, not only by the stunning weather, but the wide variety of amazing stalls; with local artists, bakers, writers and entrepreneurs proudly displaying their collections for Christmas. Continue reading