Best 5 Beaches in the UK

Best 5 Beaches in the UK

I’m a sucker for a day trip or holiday centered around the beach and find that over the years my favourites have quickly turned into a well-rehearsed list of the best 5 beaches in the UK. It’s no surprise that Britain’s beaches are starting to getting busier as we all countdown to those precious summers annual leave days and I … Read More

Where can I find a Beach Hut for Hire?

Where to find a beach hut for hire

Hiring a Beach Hut: Where to find a beach hut for hire You’ve read all about how much a beach hut hire costs, what to do if the weather isn’t quite on your side and you are now ready to find a beach hut for hire.  But where do you start? How do you find a beach hut for hire? Now … Read More

Best Summer Songs: Playlists for the Beach

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Looking for that perfect playlist for a day at the beach?   Fingers crossed that I’m not about to jinx the hot spell we’ve had BUT.. doesn’t it feel like summer is on its way??? Whether you have hired one of Essex’s Beach Beach Huts, heading out for a campervan adventure, loading the car for a family day out or … Read More

Behind The Scenes (BTS): Our new approach to customer experience

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Have you heard about the latest BAD customer experience example? It’s not been possible to open a social media feed today without seeing the saga unfold around Balgonie Castle and as at 9.22pm tonight, the facebook post initiated by Lauren Ann Hammond showing the social media comments that created such a storm had been shared 24.3k times! I won’t repeat … Read More

Why are beach huts expensive to buy?

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Parents “How much did they cost?” Me “The basic build was £12.5k then you added on interior options.  It’s a new beach hut build and in great location right next to Walton Pier” Parents:  “Ok but if you can’t sleep in it, surely It has water and electricity, though, doesn’t it???” Me:   “Sigh…Errrr no, there is a tap and … Read More

5 reasons not to hire a Beach Hut from Millie’s Beach Huts

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  In my mid-twenties, I really started to get the “travel bug”, and over the years, I’ve travelled to Thailand, Malaysia, India, America, Italy…… the list goes on.   There was even a sailing trip or two in sunny climates, thanks to my amazing friend Sue for introducing me to boats (my love of the coast and beaches goes a long … Read More

Beach Nail Art: 25 Inspiring Nail Trends for Spring 2016

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Beach Nail Art Inspiration (2016)   Nothing quite announces the start of the Spring/Summer than some beach themed nail art and I couldn’t help but get excited when Honey (from Honey B Beauty Bar) mentioned her new nail technician had started and that they were expecting a new delivery of nail spring colours from the Jessica POP Couture range. There’s … Read More

Christmas Eve Beach Hut Hire: The Jones and Brown Family Day Out in Essex

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  Christmas can be hectic and when you start to make plans to spend time with family and friends, not everyone will immediately think of a trip to Walton-on-the-Naze to hire a beach hut.  But even if they did, they may not go so far as packing some beachwear including their shorts. This is however exactly what Ali did when … Read More

Dog Friendly Holiday: A review of Lusty Glaze Beach Cottage

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Dog-Friendly, Beach Huts and a private beach for sunrises and sunsets:   Lusty Glaze offers it all. Having visited Cornwall for the first time earlier in the year with Millie, my beach obsessed English Springer Spaniel, I’d been itching to go back.   The standard of beaches and dog-friendly days out had me hooked… oh and they had some pretty … Read More