Kiehl’s skincare: A first look

Last week I blogged about THE PRESS TENT BLOGGER EVENT Press Tent blogger event which I was lucky enough to attend. At the end of the evening, we were gifted with a rather lovely bag to take home and I was very excited to discover it contained a couple of Kiehl’s skincare samples.    Kiehl’s…

The Press Tent Blogger Event

Last Wednesday I was lucky enough to be invited down to The Press Tent blogger event held for Manchester bloggers. Hosted at the super cool Elevator arts space at the Great Northern on Deansgate, there was an amazing turn out, range of cool brands and a lovely personalised touch from the Press Tent gang. I…

Travel: Discovering Shoreditch

Last Sunday I boarded a Virgin pendalino and made my way down south for the day. Since finishing university 5 years ago it’s becoming harder and harder to gather all the girls in one place as we are so spread out. So we decided what better than a day spent in the big smoke?  We…

Foodies: Healthy Lunchbox Snacks

We are now half way through the year and the summer holidays are well under way. That said, I’m not one for crash diets and trying to lose weight in the quickest way possible or cutting out all my favorite things – I like carbs far too much! days. However, I’m quite laid back when…

Beauty: In the nude…..

Lately I’m loving nudes. Hold your horses, we’re talking make up here. Lipstick, nails, eyeshadow. As summer appears to be once again making an appearance, I’m introducing the perfect finishing touches to my everyday look. This 17 lasting fix lipstick in blonde has a slight sheen, so I wear it both in the day for…

Gigs: The Showhawk Duo/ Death Row Diner

A couple of Fridays ago, after many months of waiting, the boy and I took the day off work to go watch The a Showhawk Duo, do their thing. They’re an acoustic, 2-man band who cover rock, jazz and best of all, 90s dance tracks. They were playing at the Bierkeller in Liverpool and it…

Real Techniques brushes dupes

Over the Bank Holiday weekend I decided it was high time to invest in a new set of make-up brushes so I took to eBay.     eBay is a goldmine of beauty hacks at a fraction of the price. So when I decided to search for new brushes there was a ream to choose from. …

Current skincare routine

How are we in May already? The year is flying away, but I can’t complain as my favourite month of the year is underway. May brings my 27th birthday, a week of work, Foo Fighters and a surprise day out! But, before I continue to get carried away, one must always look her best on…