Hello everybody! This is my first blog for a little while and the first of my Holiday Blogs from my Baltic Cruise. I am writing this now, sat on the Ferry from Portsmouth to Cherbourg in the attempt to distract myself from the sicky feeling I've had all day. I'm not sure if it's making … Continue reading BALTIC HOLIDAY: COPENHAGEN, DAY 1
Today was a super long day, but totally worth it! We got a puppy! Our family of five (including Jim, our 10 year old Border Terrier) grew to six with Amber. As I write this I'm in bed, having listened to her bark for 51 minutes straight (and counting!). It's honestly heart breaking. She was … Continue reading We got a Puppy- Amber!!
Lacto-Free Milk (Normal, Sachets and Chocolate!) This is my all time favourite go-to milk. It's the one I always have in my fridge and it tastes exactly the same as normal milk. Unlike quite a few dairy free milks, the lacto-free milk doesn't congeal or separate. It also comes in long life little sachets, so … Continue reading Dairy Free Products- My Opinion
Hi everyone! Today's blog is a little bit different to my usual blog- I am going to be talking about my lactose intolerance! What is a lactose intolerance? It basically means that my body does not like as much dairy as other people. But I think it's important to highlight that there are different levels … Continue reading My Lactose Intolerance Journey
Money does not equal happiness. Saying no is OK. Empowered women, empower other women. Stand up for what you believe in- always. Don't compare your life to others. Surround yourself with those that love you and make you feel worthy. Giving will make you happier. What doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Nobody is in … Continue reading 20 Life Lessons, learnt in 20 years.
Make a weekly “to-do” list. Mind-map all the little things playing on your mind- no matter how seemingly insignificant. Have a weekly pamper session- tan, nails, hair etc. Take a hot bath. Remind yourself of your importance. Lay in the sunshine. Make your bed. Choose a new book to read. Put on fresh comfortable clothing. … Continue reading 50 ways to prevent feeling overwhelmed- taking back control and self-care
I always say how much I love the beach. One of the biggest reasons is that it never fails to brighten up a day (no matter how grey or rainy) and makes me feel super fresh. I had been in the house pretty much all day and I was in need of some vitamin sea … Continue reading Oh I do like to be beside the seaside
It's officially Summer! That means BBQ's, beach days, bikinis and knobbly bobblies! This is just a little post to discuss the things I am most excited about this coming Summer. There is something about Summer that makes everyone seem happier. Life just seems to have more of a buzz to it. Plus it's friggin beautiful … Continue reading Top 8: Things I am looking forward to this Summer
HAVING A JOB AT UNIVERSITY Each situation is different: Getting a job works differently for everyone, but I found that having a permanent University job wasn’t for me. During my first year of University, I felt quite home sick, and the idea of having contracted hours during term, that could potentially prevent me from coming … Continue reading Work, work, work, work, work
Hi everyone! Over the weekend I decorated my room and oh boy was it hard work. My family had gone camping and I couldn't because of work commitments. So I was working 10 to 7 on Saturday and 9 to 6 on Sunday... and decided to completly gut and decorate my room- pure stupidity. Lesson's … Continue reading Pink Floral Room Inspiration