Food // Selasi’s Cherry & Plum Crumble

One of the complete up-sells about autumn is the whole hygge vibe. You know, getting cosy on the sofa, wearing pj’s none stop… (Although, this is a recurring theme all year round) and embracing autumnal foods. You know, cheese, pate and stodgy puddings. Whilst this may not be good for the ole waistline and that…

Beauty // Three Skincare Products I Swear By

Since I joined Slimming World I’ve noticed a real change in my skin. It’s probably down to the lack of chocolate and crisps I allow myself to eat these days, but now the adult spots are a thing of the past and I’m enjoying the clearer skin, I decided a couple of months ago to…

Beauty // Instant Beauty Fix Blogger Showcase

As a blogger and outreach gal, working and blogging in Liverpool, I really get the feeling that Liverpool is on the cusp of being the latest destination for blogging and influencers. With so many amazing bloggers and YouTubers creating fab content in around the city, co-hosting the online retailer, Instant Beauty Fix’s first blogger showcase…

Home // Winter Sun Bucket List

It’s always around this time of year that I begin to day-dream about holidays and getting some of that elusive winter sun. Your summer holiday feels like ages ago, it’s dark now by half 7 and I’ve already started about doing my Christmas shopping in a bid to try and box it off. So jetting…

Beauty // Shades London Silver Toner

If you’ve followed my blog for a while, you’ll know I’m not averse to changing my hair colour. Back in 2010, this very blog began under the name, ‘Musings of Ruby’ due to my bright red hair. However, once I decided to go blonde back in 2014, I re-branded as Ruth Writes. However, becoming a…

Food // Titanic Hotel Christmas Preview

As we head into the final few days of September and autumn really starts to take hold, thanks to sunny fresh morning and falling leaves, is it acceptable to start to mention the C word? Well, I’m going to anyway! I’m a big fan of the festive period, but only when we enter December. Anything…

Fashion // The £14 Matalan Bag I’m Loving

So, it’s official. Autumn has arrived and we’re all loving it as it’s the perfect opportunity to wear boots, shop for a new coat and get cosy! But for me, the change in seasons signals my seasonal bag swap! I’m a handbag girl through and through and digging out a new handbag as the weather…

Beauty // Fenty Beauty, Beauty Bazaar Makeover

Along with the rest of the blogosphere, I was intrigued to check out the Fenty Beauty launch. The brand is the brainchild and namesake of Rihanna Fenty, aka Rihanna the popstar and framed for its inclusive range of shades – perfect for every woman. On the launch day, I popped over to Harvey Nichols Beauty…

Life // My Gig Bucket List

I’m sure everyone has a memory box stored away somewhere, filled to the brim with old concert/gig tickets. The first concert you ever went to, those ratty old festival wristbands we can’t bear to throw out or even the tickets from bands you’ve seen with a loved one…all stored away to be reminisced about at…

Food // Liverpool Food and Drink Festival Roundup

The Liverpool Food and Drink Festival is a date that firmly sits in every scousers diary. Held twice a year, April and September in Sefton Park, it’s the best way to celebrate the cities many different restaurants and bars and get to sample the best of the rest across one weekend! We headed to Sefton…

Interiors // A/W Homeware Wishlist

As soon we enter September, I feel like we’re on a collective countdown to Autumn. The change in season signals slightly cooler weather, dark nights and that it’s time to make your home a little cosier. Lately, all my money goes on homeware. Forget clothes shopping; blankets, candles, cushions, and kitchenware goes straight in my…

Beauty // August Glossybox Review

After falling off the beauty/skincare wagon over summer, September signalled a change in my bedtime routine and time to take care of both my skin and my hair. My work have recently introduced monthly #workperks and one of the options is a beauty box subscription every month…enter Glossybox! A year or so ago, I was…