Over the past few months I’ve noticed my body having a bad reaction to something… Now, I keep a careful eye on my diet because of my existing intolerances, but something new was causing a very painful, not-so-nice reaction. So, doing what any person with a lot of food intolerances does: I did an elimination … Continue reading Farewell, beloved friend
Spend or Scrimp? The things we will or won't pay for!
Ben and I never had a first date. Well, not technically. We met as friends after having spent a couple of weeks chatting via Reddit every day, and met up for a pint and pizza after my plans for the day had fallen through. We both wanted to get out of our respective flats and … Continue reading 50 Great Dates: ideas and inspiration for your next date!
Happy Easter everyone! And if you don’t celebrate Easter, then Happy Chocolate Egg Day! Because I can’t send you all chocolate right now, I’ve made these Easter Wreaths just for you! There’s four to choose from, and if you like them you should join my newsletter – I send four free printables to my subscribers … Continue reading Happy Easter Weekend!
The other day whilst in H&M looking at accessories, I noticed something strange about my fingers, I noticed that they looked like short, fat little sausages – the type you cook up for kids at barbecues that only taste nice if they’re covered in sauce. Chipolatas. I had chipolata fingers. Now, needless to say realising … Continue reading I Got Fat and It Was My (Bad) Choice
Ben and I found the perfect flat last week, a 2 bedroom flat with views out over the hills and out towards forever, and sent through our applications almost immediately. We've been sitting biting our thumbs waiting to be approved for the past week, as the reason for the move is because I was offered … Continue reading How to Apply for a Rental Property (and get approved quickly!)
April is upon us! Where the hell did January, February and March go? Has any one else noticed that time seems to be travelling faster these days? No? Just me? Anyway, as this year proceeds to, uh, march on I’ve already started planning content for the months ahead. Apart from my weekly recipes, there’s lots … Continue reading April Update & Newsletter
I love Paris and France and everything about it: The imagery it conjures, the food, the culture, the wine, the fashion! Every woman who loves any of these things has a love affair with Paris, after all, who wouldn't want to dance beneath the Eiffel Tower, whilst sipping Champagne and nibbling Macarons during Fashion Week? … Continue reading Paris: A Love story that is very possibly not meant to be
I think we’re all living in interesting times at the moment, especially with what happened yesterday in London. I had written this post a few days ago, and scheduled it to go live this morning, but now I feel somewhat reluctant to share my good news during such dark hours. However, we must go on, we must … Continue reading Living in Interesting Times
I didn’t always have anxiety, at least, I didn’t think I did. I just had insomnia, right? Insomnia isn’t anxiety! Neither is the occasional panic attack… or not being able to enter a venue by myself… or the tight chest when thinking about certain situations… or a very long list of other things that are … Continue reading How to Beat Anxiety