Turning 29 – The Last Year Of My Twenties

I can’t quite get my head around being twenty nine! That’s roughly 10,585 days alive! (I’m a Scorpio for anyone who’s interested). My twenties have been pretty great, as well as dealing with some hard times (being in and out of hospital for my endometriosis and mental health – more on that later…), having said that, the positives out weigh…

The Year of Self Love, Kindness & Happiness

New year, new beginnings and all that jazz! January so far has been interesting, however, I’m trying to take each day as it comes. Self love, health, happiness, kindness, family and friendships are the most vital aspects of life and I’m doing my best to ensure I make those six a priority. As well as practicing self love and mindfulness.…

A Reflection On 2018

Time for a reflection blog post – it’s becoming quite a tradition that I do one of these every year! I’m going to focus on the positives rather than the negatives. SO many happy memories from 2018 that outweigh the bad times. I’m looking forward to what 2019 may bring – let’s hope it’s a great one *fingers and toes…

Best of 2018: Beauty And Lifestyle Favourites of 2018

First and foremost, happy New Year everyone! I’m excited to be writing my first blog post of 2019… … where I highlight and re-discover my favourite beauty and lifestyle products and things! So without further a do… Beauty:Best foundation: Estee Lauder Double Wear (favourite since 2014)Best concealer: NARS Creamy Concealer (favourite since 2014)Best powder: Hourglass Lighting Powder: Ethereal LightBest blusher: Hourglass Blusher in the…

Why It’s Ok To Have A Small Group Of …

As we get older, as friendships change and grow apart, I’ve learnt to realise its more about quality over quantity. When you’re in school, you tend to find and make a lot of friends, then university rolls round and the same happens. After university, friendships disappear… people grow apart and find other groups of people. Then work happens – it’s…

10 Key Ingredients For A Happy Relationship

Today marks mine and Joe’s two year wedding anniversary. 8 whole years together and two years married. A lot of friends ask me the “key” to a happy long-term relationship and I always reply “well, he’s my best friend and that’s why it works.” But, I thought I’d go into more detail and give somewhat some relationship advice on how…

8 Life Lessons I Learnt From Being 28

I’m feeling some what reflective this morning. I only have a couple of days left of being 28 – before I enter the last year of my twenties. As we get older we tend to change our behaviours, feelings and thoughts about life in general. When you’ve been through life changing events it can be hard to navigate where to…