Getting Fit Didn’t Make Me Happy | Lifestyle

Getting ‘fit’ was something that just seemed to become my goal overnight. One morning last August, I woke up so frustrated with how I looked and how I felt, that I decided to give the ‘Keto Diet’ a go in a desperate bid to lose weight before Creamfields. For those of you that don’t know, the ‘Keto Diet’ is low carb, high fat which by nature would introduce a calorie deficit to any average joe but they’ll have you believe that your weight loss is due to the lack of…

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Birthday Dinner | Advent in Zagreb, Croatia | Travel

Now it’s time for the main event of the weekend; Laura’s birthday dinner. I’d spent a while trying to find somewhere that was really special and would be something to remember. Eventually, I found Lanterna na Dolcu. It was perfect! It had the dim lighting, the cute setting and the menu looked incredible. I didn’t just want any old food, I wanted something traditional to the country we were in and Lanterna na Dolcu gave me just that. As you can see, it’s beautiful. Based in the oldest street in…

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Day Two | Advent in Zagreb, Croatia | Travel

I hope you enjoyed our first day antics at Advent in Zagreb (if you haven’t read it yet, you can here)! Now, let me fill you in on our second day in this beautiful city. The first thing to note is that it had snowed over night and was now a cool -5*C. This wasn’t helped by the fact that we had no hot water and we had what can only be described as a ‘bonding moment’ washing my hair over the side of the shower. After getting ready and…

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Day One | Advent in Zagreb, Croatia | Travel

Back in December, I took my beautiful other half to Croatia for her birthday. I’d been desperate to try a Christmas Market abroad but I was trying to do it on a budget. Places like Switzerland, Germany, Prague (the list goes on) were the same price as a holiday to Dubai and I just couldn’t justify it. Cue Advent in Zagreb, the capital city of Croatia. It’s annual Christmas event is called ‘Advent‘ and lasts throughout December into early January; it’s been voted ‘Best Christmas Market‘ in Europe for the…

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