Months are flying and without even realising we are approaching summer time… I love all seasons but summer has something very special about is. That more relaxed vibe, less layers and sun kiss skin. Today I want to share with you what I have been up to last month and maybe show you some pictures I have not featured on this blog before.

May has been a very busy month for me work wise and I had not had a chance to travel much. Few day trips that is all what we had time for… Maybe June will be more generous when it comes to free time ?



The most amazing countryside close to my house. The beauty of the nature is never failed to amaze me !!


Sometimes is good to look at some problems from the distance. This picture sums that up perfectly !!

It was taken during my favourite Sunday in May xx

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The most popular blog post from last month, presenting you my wardrobe essentials !! More on that subject will follow soon…


I feel very grateful that I had a chance to take part in the most amazing Radio 1 Weekend. The singers and bands participating were out of this world and I hope that I will be able to repeat that experience in the future !!


Random night out and my favourite skirt that I wore multiple times on different occasions. More on that item here !!


Not very often in the UK we have temperature high enough for the meal outside. I did my best to take every opportunity and enjoy every last bit of sunshine xx


My favourite breakfast of last month… poached egg, avocado and pear on pumpernickel bread !! I have discover new place for breakfast near our house and I have every intention to test it more over coming months !!


Best purchase I have made last month… this denim shirt will be staying with me for a very long time. I have about ten different ideas of what to wear to with so I have to apologise in advance for repeating it countless amount of times xx

That is it for last month in pictures… I hope you have enjoy reading this post and please let me know what you have been up to ?

As usual I hope to see you all soon !!

Aggie xx

Life in a country

I am a city animal. I have been born and raised in a big city and I love being close to action. I cannot imagine not having restaurants, cinema and shops close to where I live. Having said all of that, I now live in a countryside. Quite a few years ago we made a conscious decision to move out of the city, closer to nature.

Initially, I wanted to show You these pictures as a What I wore Sunday post but I have change my mind considering deeper meaning of what I want to say. The main reason for the post is to motivate my readers to find balance. In life, workplace, responsibility that You take on Your shoulders. Although I still struggle from time to time to separate my life and tasks, moving closer to nature has definitely made a positive difference for me. I love the fact that when I close the door to my house I hear silence. No cars, buses, trams and all the typical noises associated with the life in a big city.

I am very lucky that we have made it work for us. I commute for work everyday but on the weekend and days off I have a chance to go for a walk and try to enjoy simpler way of living. As there is still part in me that needs the city associated guilty pleasures like eating out or shopping I love to treat myself to a trip to Manchester or London from time to time.

So whatever You enjoy in life, finding a balance between duties and pleasures is crucial. Reflecting on everyday as well as dreaming big will help to change Your reality. Can do attitude does not cost anything but will make a huge difference !

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Jacket Barbour

Skirt Zara (sold out)

Jeans Topshop

Belt Stradivarius

Shoes Converse

Sunglasses Ray-Ban

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I really hope You have enjoyed my post and I will wait to see You very soon !!

Thanks for stopping by.


Aggie xx