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Home comforts


Whether across the world in paradise or spending a weekend in another English city, that final trip home always looks great.

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How to get over writer’s block

When your creative writing juices stop flowing, here are some ideas to get them going again.

A love letter to Leeds

While I wait for my little Leeds moments to come back to life, I’m romanticising my old day-to-day and my love of this city.

On this day… 2017

Daydreaming my way out of the immediate lockdown and back to one of my all time favourite destinations.

Essential TV moments

I get fully enthralled with the fictional lives of others, here are some of my must-watch moments.

My happy escapes

For moments of escapism, here’s where I’m heading.

Streets of Roma


There’s something about the winding streets of a new city that pave the way for excitement. On this adventure? Rome.

Let me introduce myself...

Based in Leeds and away from The Capital, so let's just call it North of London. I'm Phoebe and I'll be your tour guide for Leeds (and the rest of the world, given the chance). Take a peek through my online diary for a chunk of my life; the new eats, mini explorations and some fine-tuned beauty and style essentials.