I Hate Being Fat & I’m Not a Fan of Plus Size Either

I Hate Being Fat & I’m Not a Fan of Plus Size Either

Before we get stuck into this post, I want to be absolutely clear that I am not fat shaming anyone.  I am talking about …
How to Shop in the US Online Stores (Shopping Hack)

How to Shop in the US Online Stores (Shopping Hack)

We all know that it can be a lot cheaper to buy things like clothes and make up from the US instead of the …
The Most Important Rolex Submariner Models

The Most Important Rolex Submariner Models

Back in 1953 the Rolex company produced the Rolex Submariner, its first watch model able to operate deep underwater. The first Submariner model was an …
Tips For First Time Drivers For Getting On The Road

Tips For First Time Drivers For Getting On The Road

I really think it’s tough for first time drivers these days who are looking to pass their driving test and get their first …
The Perfect Afternoon Tea at Eden Hall Spa

The Perfect Afternoon Tea at Eden Hall Spa

You will already have guessed if you are a regular reader of my blog that I am a huge fan of Eden Hall Spa …
My Cloud Home Review (For Non Techy People)

My Cloud Home Review (For Non Techy People)

Hello readers! Thanks so much for coming back to find out how we’ve been getting along with our Western Digital (WD) My Cloud …
Have You Been Missold a Mortgage? You Could Claim Compensation

Have You Been Missold a Mortgage? You Could Claim Compensation

Taking on a mortgage is a huge financial commitment not only at the time you first take it on but for the duration of …
Why You Should Avoid Having Rent Arrears

Why You Should Avoid Having Rent Arrears

You may not know this, but in my previous life I used to work in Social Housing.  I spent a number of years working …
Bringing You a Little Happiness With a Dose of Nostalgia

Bringing You a Little Happiness With a Dose of Nostalgia

Hello lovely readers! How are you feeling today?  I really hope you are feeling full of the joys of spring.  Sadly, with the British …
3 Tips For Buying Great Travel Shoes Online

3 Tips For Buying Great Travel Shoes Online

I don’t know about you, but to me time is precious and as a result I shop online for most things, including travel …
#Win! Slender Plan From Protein World Review & #Giveaway #Competition

#Win! Slender Plan From Protein World Review & #Giveaway #Competition

I personally believe that finding the right diet product or plan is the key to loosing weight successfully.  There are lots of weight loss …
Celebrating World Book Day at PizzaExpress (Awesome Prizes To Be Won!)

Celebrating World Book Day at PizzaExpress (Awesome Prizes To Be Won!)

PizzaExpress is one of our favourite family friendly restaurants and when we heard that they had teamed up with the World Book Day campaign …
Luxury Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Kind of Mother & Giveaway

Luxury Mother’s Day Gifts For Every Kind of Mother & Giveaway

Mother’s Day will be with us on Sunday 11th March, and it’s a lovely opportunity to show your wonderful Mum just how …
Travel & Lifestyle Round Up: February Edition

Travel & Lifestyle Round Up: February Edition

Hello lovely readers.  Thanks so much for stopping by for the second edition of the travel and lifestyle round up.  If it’s your …
Why I Love Positive Care & Pink Parcel #Giveaway

Why I Love Positive Care & Pink Parcel #Giveaway

I’ve been thinking a lot about ‘self care’ recently, and how every other post we see on blogs and social media has something …
Fresh Italian Pasta Delivered To Your Door With Pasta Evangelists!

Fresh Italian Pasta Delivered To Your Door With Pasta Evangelists!

I am very aware that the spaghetti bolognese that I cook at home is nothing like the authentic Italian pasta that I’d experience …
The Perfect Presents For Geeks This Valentine’s Day

The Perfect Presents For Geeks This Valentine’s Day

Is your partner a geek?  My husband most definitely falls into this category and I really struggle to buy him gifts for Valentine’s …
What To Buy? January’s Travel & Lifestyle Round Up

What To Buy? January’s Travel & Lifestyle Round Up

There’s a few products on the market at the moment that have caught my attention, so I wanted to start the year with …
My Story – All About Zena’s Suitcase

My Story – All About Zena’s Suitcase

I’ve been in a very reflective mood recently, and I often think about the journey I’ve been on with my blog.  Writing …
Our Dream Pet Makes It All Better With Petplan

Our Dream Pet Makes It All Better With Petplan

My 3 year old daughter has been ill for weeks in one form or another.  As soon as the cold weather set in so did …
Celebrating Shopping Local in Nottingham

Celebrating Shopping Local in Nottingham

Nottingham is an incredibly unique city in that it is brimming with independently owned shops and businesses.  In some areas,  you will probably find …
A Brilliant Christmas Night Out With Bierkeller Nottingham

A Brilliant Christmas Night Out With Bierkeller Nottingham

I’ll be the first to admit that I don’t go into town as much as I used to.  In fact it’s …
Takeaway Ordering App Helps Feed Hungry Children

Takeaway Ordering App Helps Feed Hungry Children

Hands up if you love ordering takeaway?  I know we love to have takeaway every now and again with Chinese and pizza being right …
Eden Hall Spa Day Review (What To Expect)

Eden Hall Spa Day Review (What To Expect)

As you might already know, I’m a huge fan of the Eden Hall Spa Day.  When I was given the opportunity to go …
Introducing Our Dream Horse With Petplan Equine Horse Insurance

Introducing Our Dream Horse With Petplan Equine Horse Insurance

When you ask a child to draw a picture, you can be pretty sure something very creative is about to happen.  I set my …
6 Ways For Mums To Feel More Confident In Swimwear

6 Ways For Mums To Feel More Confident In Swimwear

There’s no doubt that having children can really change a women’s body.  Most Mums gain a little weight during pregnancy and some …
Working From Home Tips – 3 Ways To Create Calm

Working From Home Tips – 3 Ways To Create Calm

I really appreciate not being in an office anymore, so today I wanted to share some working from home tips with you all.  My …
Get #Ribenary And Doodle Your World This Summer

Get #Ribenary And Doodle Your World This Summer

I have been drinking Ribena for years, and it’s a drink I still enjoy as a juicy refreshing summer thirst quencher.  There’s …
How to Create a Home Fit for Socialising

How to Create a Home Fit for Socialising

Whether it’s your first home, or the house that you have been living in for a while, having a place fit for socialising …
Slimming World Syns List (Free Printable Download)

Slimming World Syns List (Free Printable Download)

I’ve lost my focus with Slimming World recently and I’m trying to get back on track.  I haven’t been staying to …

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Whether you are looking for travel tips to make the most of your next cruise holiday or you need UK travel ideas we’ve got you covered on Zena’s Suitcase UK travel blog.  We started sharing our holiday and travel reviews in 2013, so if you can’t find the travel, family or lifestyle blog above you are after make sure you head over to the search bar to find what you need.  Think of us as one of the best travel blogs brimming with ideas to get you out and about with and without the kids.