Things to do in New York City

new york city

I’ve barely been able to contain my excitement about our upcoming holiday to New York and now it is SO close! I am looking forward to spending a week with […]

Barry M Coconut Infusion Nail Paint

Barry M Coconut Infusion

  Barry M is one of my favourite brands for nail varnish so its probably of little surprise that the new coconut infusion nail paints found their way into my […]

Books that I can’t wait to read

to be read

Now that exams are finally over for the summer, I have a little more freedom. For a book lover like me, that means one thing: a chance to actually get […]

Amsterdam: What we ate


It’s probably of no surprise to long time readers that one of the things I have been most excited to share with you is the food we ate in Amsterdam. […]

For the Love of Disney…

For the Love of Disney

If you’ve ever spent more than five minutes with me, you’ll probably know that I’m  a bit of a Disney fan. It just makes sense to share that love on […]

Amsterdam: Where we stayed

Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky

I don’t usually share things like hotels on This Northern Gal but I was so impressed with our hotel in Amsterdam that I had to share! We stayed in the […]

Amsterdam: Day Three

9 Streets Amsterdam

All too soon it was our last day in Amsterdam and it was with a sad smile that I repacked my suitcase on Monday morning. We took our time with […]