I love you, I love you not, I love you... I’m the first to admit that I’ve always HATED animal print of any kind. I’ve grown up despising the stuff, forever branding it cheap and tacky, swearing I’d never own event a hint of the print! Fast forward to 2019 and half my wardrobe is animal print. OBSESSED would be an understatement. I can’t get enough of it!
Who doesn’t love a good gin? It’s quite the trend at the moment, so the opportunity to create my own gin was obviously a no brainer! I was lucky enough to be invited to The Three Rivers distillery to try out their Gin Experience. If I’m honest, it’s not something I’d usually think to attend, I mean I've heard about being able to go make your own alcohol, but I've never gone out of my way to look for this kind of event/experience. However, it was such an different, eye opening experience and I'm about to tell you exactly why you need to try it too!
Does anyone else HATE summer shoes? Slinky strappy sandals, crisp white trainers & flimsy flip flops are my idea of hell. I’m definitely no summer baby. I LOVE a good festival, but barely there bottoms and strappy floral frills… not so much a summer fave. Give me oversized jumpers and docs any day.
People always seem to like/compliment the way I’ve decorated my flat (if you’re reading this sniggering because you just said it in a fake way & didn’t actually mean it then I hate you. You’re mean). My fave thing is people complimenting my overly decorated lil home, before quickly reassuring me they’d have done the … Continue reading Making a House a Home on a Basic Budget
I’ve finally done it. I’ve caved in and joined the millions of other bloggers and decided to share 10 things you don’t know about me… I’m not very good at sharing personal stuff about me/my life. I mean I'm all for showing off my outfits and food, but when it comes to the real deal, I chicken out. As an attempt at getting better, I thought I’d join in on this lil 'get to know me' trend. Unless you’re my bestie, family or a crazy stalker, then hopefully at least a couple of these will come as a surprise to you!
Rather than boring you all with a step by step guide to all the standard touristy places in Amsterdam, or a diary of my trip, I thought I’d cut to the chase and skip to what we all really care about: Instagram. Ok so disclaimer, every single one of these places involves food. But my life revolves around food and if it looks good, it’s sure to taste good. From brunches to bars, I’ve got you and your insta covered...
The longest month in the world (January) is FINALLY over and to be completely honest, the only good thing to come out of it was my sales buys. I’m not afraid to push through the rails and wrestle people for the last item in my size, contrary to most people, I actually love sales shopping!
So after being bombarded with ‘new year, new me’ blog posts, facebook statuses, inspirational quotes and celeb endorsements advertising the latest fitness routines, health cleanses and positive mind set novels for the past month. I got thinking, is it all real? Usually I feel pretty refreshed, inspired and ready to go in the new year, … Continue reading New Year, Not So New Me?
Growing up in the middle of nowhere had its perks; summer picnics, peaceful surroundings, privacy and hilly fields for a good old fashioned sledging session. But it certainly comes with more struggles than triumphs, here's a few of the worst contenders. If you grew up in the middle of nowhere with a field of cows … Continue reading 23 Struggles Of Growing Up In The Middle Of Nowhere
RIP skinny jeans. After over a decade of total skinny jean domination, the trend is finally coming to an end. The demise of the much-loved skinnies trend has left this lil 5"3 girl gutted.