Category Archives: Summer

Marseille Musings

The Mediterranean Coast I’m dreaming of being back in Marseille where the sun is hot, there’s sorbet for sale by the beach and the evenings end in glasses of rose overlooking the Med. This was the last day I spent in sunny Provence where I had been staying with the wonderful Celine and boy, did […]

4th Bloggiversary Giveaway!

Wahay ShinyThoughts is a big 4 years old! – Blimey, what an oldie! I really can’t see this colourful space on the internet struggling with a zimmerframe any time soon so I’ll continue to plough energy into snapping and posting during my evenings and weekends, for love is what keeps it alive! Thank you so […]

Memories of Martigues

 Little Voyage by the Sea I came to Provence, super excited to visit Europe’s capital of culture, Marseille, but left completely charmed not by France’s second largest city with it’s impressive new developments, but by the sweet little neighbouring town of Martigues where la Bloggeuse française Celine resides with her charmingly welcoming family. I’m sure you […]

Discovering Marrakech

Back to Morocco We Go! Back to Marrakech! In order to try and show you even a bit of what I experienced, I’m creating two short videos to show another dimension to my multi-sensual adventure. Don’t forget to watch it at the bottom of the post! This was our first proper day out and about […]

Our Beautiful Friend

Loosing our lovely lady ShinyThoughts has always been about happy, colourful things in my life and despite dedicating this post to a beautiful friend who has tragically passed away, it is really no exception. I’d be so happy if you’ll read this post, be thankful for people you have and be inspired to complete your […]

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