It is sometimes a perplexing thought, that our entire existence and the millions of moments within our lives, are all centred on a spherical mass of blue and green. Earth. Life is short. We move forward on the timeline of our life every-day, whilst the Earth continues to turn. Our lives can hit a … More Earth & Us.
We use tonnes of metaphors to try and make sense of life and to humour our fortunes, misfortunes, luck and bad luck. It is a typical British tendency to throw in a saying to round off our angry rant or our elated excitement. Believe me, I say “every cloud has a silver lining” daily, … More Sieving out the bad from your life!
It often amazes me how a person can condense their life into a singular book. A life relived and retold in the form of printed words on creamy white paper, bound together by glue. 364 pages, thousands of words and hundreds of full stops. Edith Eger’s story of her complex and captivating life will stay … More The Choice by Edith Eger
Some may call me a hair care hoarder, but I call myself a hair care detective. I am constantly researching or seeking out new hair products that will work in perfect harmony with my blonde barnett. Over the years, my agenda for purchasing hair care has altered. We all want the perfectly conditioned, cover girl … More Umberto Giannini Review: Grow Long Hair Products
An island where the beautiful blues of the ocean blend together as though they are running together off the tip of a watercolour painter’s brush. An island where the weather is a powerfully thrilling mix of the sun’s sensational heat and overwhelming storms that leave almost as quick as they come, refreshing the intensely humid … More Caribbean Dreaming- *Cuba*
An Italian restaurant without pasta?! A bottomless brunch without prosecco?! Madness!! So is a night in without these cruelty-free beauty products. Nights out are undeniably fun. Dancing the night away holding a rum and coke wearing your favourite pair of somewhat comfy heels, as the DJ fires away tune after tune! It is true- dancing … More A Cruelty-Free Night In
We all have a happy place. Most of mine consist of where my loved ones and animals are, but if we are talking geographically then I have a handful. I adore strolling through the countryside, stopping for a tea and cake. Pottering on a Sunday with my partner debating where to go for lunch. Sitting … More Beside The Seaside
I was woken up today. I was woken up today by something other than my alarm. I am an early bird, but this was even earlier than my body clock. What could have possibly intruded my sleep at such an hour you ask? Cascading through the window, dapples of orange and pink light shimmered onto … More A Sprinkle of Positivity
An hour ago, I closed ‘The Kite Runner’. All 324 pages cascading together as the hardcover exterior closed its doors. Although the words have been read and the book now finished, this story will never cease to exist in my reading portfolio of a mind. The spine of Khaled Hosseini’s novel had grasped my attention … More The unforgettable story: ‘The Kite Runner’ book review.
At the chime of midnight on the fence between December 31st and 1st January, it seems as though people are magically transported into a new dimension or miraculously altered like Cinderella’s twinkling transformation on the dot of the minute hand striking the 12. In all honesty, I am a flitter. I am this person mentioned … More New Year, New Me? OR New Year, Start Again?