The Pai Skincare Facial: Cold Stones and Capable Hands

The Pai Skincare Facial: Cold Stones and Capable Hands

I’ve already written about my marvellous Lime Wood Hotel mini-break (see here) but I promised that I’d talk more about their spa (…
The Swan, The Weavers and The Waterbed.

The Swan, The Weavers and The Waterbed.

The wisdom behind hoisting a heavily pregnant woman up onto a narrow, high table that’s been fitted with a slippery water-filled mattress seemed …
The Pros and Cons of the Home Massage

The Pros and Cons of the Home Massage

Spoiler alert: there are really not very many “cons” to be had when it comes to the concept of a home massage. Especially a …
Mum and Daughter Trip, Part 1: The Hotel

Mum and Daughter Trip, Part 1: The Hotel

And so begins a whole slew of travel posts, because I have been here there and everywhere, recently, and I have lots to report. …
Caudalie Boutique: One-Stop-Pampering-Shop

Caudalie Boutique: One-Stop-Pampering-Shop

This week saw the grand opening of Caudalie’s first UK beauty boutique. I must say that Caudalie have chosen the location very wisely – …
Hotel Costes and the Capable Masseuse

Hotel Costes and the Capable Masseuse

My latest travel and spa review, entitled Hotel Costes and the Capable Masseuse. Or, as the iPhone notes app autocorrected it: Hotel Coates and …
Weleda Espace: Some Peace in Paris…

Weleda Espace: Some Peace in Paris…

Earlier in the month I quickly hopped over to Paris to visit the Espace Weleda, a quiet little haven in the centre of the …
Spa Review and Mini Giveaway: Les Sources de Caudalie

Spa Review and Mini Giveaway: Les Sources de Caudalie

Last month I visited the beautiful Caudalie spa in Bordeaux – Les Sources de Caudalie. It’s surrounded on all sides by gorgeous vineyards and …
Getting Re-Aligned with Jarod Chapman

Getting Re-Aligned with Jarod Chapman

I went for a proper, full-on massage with Jarod Chapman last week. By full-on, I’m not referring to “extras” (you dirty lot!) but …
The Spa at Dolphin Square

The Spa at Dolphin Square

I am off to Morocco today (maybe I’m already there, depending on what time you’re reading!) and so I thought it highly …
Mother-and-Daughter Spa Testing

Mother-and-Daughter Spa Testing

Whenever I go somewhere with my Mum we end up in fits of giggles. Whether it’s the supermarket, the doctor’s surgery (don’…
Aqua Sana Spa Suites

Aqua Sana Spa Suites

I think I can safely leave it to Mr AMR to sum up the new Aqua Sana Spa Suites at Center Parcs, Elveden Forest. …
Spa Caudalie at Les Etangs de Corot, Paris

Spa Caudalie at Les Etangs de Corot, Paris

Two weeks ago I paid a visit to the beautiful hotel ‘Les Etangs de Corot’ just outside of Paris. Not to visit the hotel …