Valentine’s Day Shenanigans


How has everyone’s Valentine’s weekends gone? 🙂 Mine was brilliant, my lovely boyfriend gave me some truly kick-ass comics and a beautiful bouquet of InfiniteRoses – they are specially preserved and can last for up to a year! (more…)

The Top 10 Things That Make Me Feel Cosy


There’s nothing quite like feeling than feeling warm and cosy on a cold winter’s evening, wrapped up in your favourite PJ’s, and settling into a good book or film.  I’ve been lucky enough to experience luxurious nights like these lately and thought I’d compile a list of those extra details that help me feel extra snuggly and relaxed at the end of a long work day. (more…)



It has been a while since my last update due to a lot of changes that have been happening in my life!  Some for the better, some for the worse.  Some were made by conscious decision, others have unexpectedly come from out of the blue. (more…)

Why I Wash My Hair With Beer


Finally.  FINALLY I’ve been able to fit in the time to write a post this week.  It’s been crazy in my new job I tells ya, there’s just so much to learn!  Luckily I have some lovely co-workers to help me out and I’ve still got training sessions ahead of me – it has all been very challenging but I suppose that at least I’m exercising my brain. 😉 (more…)

2013: New Year’s Resolutions


The above is a scan of the page I created from printing paper and coloured pencils to remind me of all the New Year’s resolutions I would like to work towards and achieve in 2013.  I have stuck this into one of my old plastic sign holders and have put it next to my mirror on the dressing table to remind me of these goals everyday – fingers crossed it does the trick!  (more…)

Smell Me

Today’s high point was when my order of lip balms arrived in the post.  I always get that little buzz of excitement when there is  package for me as it instinctively feels like a gift, despite knowing full well that I already paid for it and what the contents is.  Now I’m in uber girly mode trying out all the flavours (well, they all smell like food, which is why I use the word “flavours”) and walking around with the whiff of fruit salad ever hanging in the air.  (more…)