Quick-fix fruity breakfasts 

I only really tend to find time to prepare a tasty breakfast at the weekend. During the week I eat my #deskfast at work, so a bowl of cereal is the way to go. But at the weekend, if I’m not hungover that is, I like to eat a nice, Instagram-worthy breakfast (we all do…

Pescetarian food diary – week 3

Here we are already, week 3. Now we beer to start this weeks post with an admition – I’m really starting to miss meat. I just want a burger ok? But until then with just another week to go, lets take a look back over the past week.  This week I upped my quorn game…

Sneak Peek……Me Me Me Opulent Collection

With the arrival of the new Starbucks autumn cups all over my instagram, this is the signal we’ve been waiting for. It’s time to put away our beloved summer clothes and head straight into autumn with cosy scarfs, knee high boots and burgundy nails. And what better way to embrace the new season that to…

New MUA and Revolution Make Up Buys

I know I’m a beauty blogger but sometimes I go overboard stocking up new products. Base products and eyeshadows are  my favourite products to buy so when I ‘nipped’ into Superdrug earlier this week, I couldn’t resist the MUA and Revolution stands. Cover Up Ever since I got a sample of the Laura Mercier primer…

Pescatarian Food Diary – Week 2

So, here we are week 2 following a pescetarian diet. Again, I haven’t found it that hard. I’ve eaten out a couple of times and prepared a range of home-cooked meals. Breakfast I’m finding that my diet consists of cereal for breakfasts, mainly apricot filled shredded wheat. I have an early rise throughout the week…

Hitting blog milestones 

So this weekend I hit a huge blogging milestone – 10,000 page views!  Little did I know 5 years ago when I started blogging as a place to showcase my writing skills to perspective job interviews, I would still be here 5 years later. I’ve been offered some fantastic opportunities through my blog and I…

Recipe // Aubergine, Sweet Potato and Squash Curry 

Since I set myself the challenge of following a Pescetarian diet I haven’t missed meat but I’ve really been craving a huge, fattening curry. My old choice would have been a chicken tikka masala but now I’m open to new veggie-filled recipes! After a quick search on the Good Food website, which is an absolute…

Pescetarian Food Diary – Week 1

I’ve never been a huge meat eater but last weekend over the bank hol I decided to go pescatarian. To find out why, read this post. So, how have I found it? Quite alright tbh. The key was preparation. On bank holiday Monday I went to Aldi and planned my meals for the week. I’ve…

Mini Beauty Haul 

I’ve never really done a round-up of the beauty items I’ve bought the previous month or any kind of haul posts, but I thought I’d share these on here. This month, same as every month really, I’ve been loving the Body Shop tea tree toner. It leaves my skin feeling fresh and clean after I’ve…

September’s Challenge: Turning Pescetarian

The first of September marks a new month, the end of summer and the welcome return of autumn. This year I’ve set myself a couple of new challenges and thought, why should this month be any different? Having never ran before, I completed by first ever 5k for the Race for Life and I re-joined…