The Five Beauty Stores You Have To Check Out In New York …

I adore New York. There’s something about the edgy coolness and effortlessly chic atmosphere that leaves me feeling like it’s my second home, wanting to go back as soon as I touch down in an inevitably rainy London. Although it’s…

The Ultimate Travel Companion: Introducing The ‘Magic Mirror’

Struggling to apply makeup with a handheld compact and attempting to see how your outfit looks in the bathroom mirror… Sound familiar? One of the things I hate most when traveling is the lack of decent reflective surfaces. It’s never…

Save Space & Look Fab: Holiday Appropriate Multi-Tasking Products

This week I’ve been talking about all things holiday, banging on about products that are small enough to fit in your hand luggage and perform more than one task. However, it’s hard to pick out products that can perform multiple…

A Fab Multi-Tasking Holiday Product: The Body Shop’s Wild Argan Oil …

Space is paramount when it comes to packing – be it for a picnic in the park, a mini break or a full blown trip to exotic shores. Packing products that can be used in multiple ways will not only…

Hand Luggage Must-Haves To Ensure You Land Looking Fabulous

We all do it: stock up on fizzy drinks, sweets and magazines before boarding a plane and wonder why we look like hell when we get off the other side. If we use the time more effectively and take a…

Packing For A Holiday? Top Tips To Make The Most Of Your …

I may have perfected the art of packing minimal clothes for a long weekend away (I’ve learned the hard way I don’t need four pairs of shoes for three days,) but the same couldn’t always be said when it comes…

Staying At Gleneagles: The Most Luxurious Hotel In Scotland

Last week I was lucky enough to be invited up to visit the world famous five star luxury Gleneagles hotel in Scotland, set within the beauty of 850 acres of Perthshire countryside. The hotel features an award winning spa, three…

Travel Essentials: Packing for a Winter Holiday

If there’s one thing that we can all look forward to at some point, it’s a holiday. Whether it consists of a few days off from work to get things done around the house, or a long weekend wrapped up…

A Grand Adventure: To Thailand!

Sitting in a very cold London living room, watching Eastenders and sipping on a cup of tea, I can honestly say dreaming of far away exotic lands is probably the only thing getting me through to February right now. If…

Two Door Cinema Club in Paris

Last week I took a little trip to Paris. One of my favourite bands, Two Door Cinema Club, was playing on French shores so I went to stay with a friend for a couple of days and make the most…

LBQ’s Top Tips for New York

So now I’m back in the UK (and already missing NYC like mad) I thought I’d share some of my top tips for visiting the city. There seems to be a lot of people planning a visit for this Autumn,…

LBQ does NYC: Day Four

If there’s one place on earth you should see before you die, it’s the Statue of Liberty. Iconic and recognised globally as a symbol of freedom and liberty, the giant copper lady stands over the Hudson River looking out towards…