Monthly Archives July 2014


Essentials: Travel Toiletries

It’s that time of the year again, summer holidays! Pete and I are jetting off to Paris for the remainder of the week. Well, not literally as we’ll be taking the Eurostar this time.

One of the things I enjoy the most is planning for trips and I’ve got to say, there’s something about going to the drugstore and buying all the essentials for your upcoming holiday… you know, the anticipation!

Here’s what’s in my travel bag…


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Well, it’s been awhile hasn’t it? I didn’t actually plan to take such a long break from blogging, but it did seem the best at that time. I knew I would come back eventually, I just didn’t have any specific sort of time frame in mind.

Since my last post in 2012, so many things have happened: since quitting my job and opening a small business to getting married. Life has been nothing but a whirlwind which is good. Though the days of are long gone, Hey Rita will continue its steps. I’ve been on and off blogging since 2003 (Livejournal and Blurty anyone?), it only makes sense to continue doing so.