3 WAYS TO BEAT THE WINTER BLUES

Although I can appreciate that winter has its highlights, my general well-beingĀ is definitely more affected this time of year. I feel absolutely exhausted most of the time and struggle to stay motivated. Anything that involves leaving the house past 7pm…

SETTING REALISTIC GOALS FOR 2019

January, is that…you? I’ve barely had the chance to down my hazelnut latte or munch the last of the gingerbread biscuits yet already I’m getting back into a working week and trying to do that ongoing juggling act between the…

MY INDULGENT CHRISTMAS BROWNIES

  If there’s a time to be indulgent, it’s definitely Christmas! I love this time of year as I always cook up rich stews, creamy chicken pies and spicy curries to warm the cockles while the wind whistles outside. And,…

REFRESHING MY SKINCARE ROUTINE WITH DERMALOGICA

As the seasons change, so does my skincare routine. On the whole my skin is definitely on the dry side, thought the summertime sun gives it much more of a natural glow, and winter tends to mean that dark circles,…

MY TOP 5 TRUE CRIME PODCASTS

Many years ago, stating that you were ‘into’ true crime may have been met with a few raised eyebrows and suspicious glances. Nowadays, with true crime a major part of popular culture (I’ve just finished The Staircase on Netflix –…

OUR MASTER BEDROOM MAKEOVER – PART 1

Seeing as I’m now a homeowner and would rather splurge on pillows over playsuits, I thought it would be nice to give you all a little peek into some of the rooms we’ve decorated. Since getting the keys back in…