I have woken up this morning and all I have seen is ‘IT’S BLUE MONDAY!’. What does that even mean? Apparently today is the most depressing day of the year. Until I opened social media on my phone I didn’t even know. Turns out I feel pretty good today – so screw you Blue Monday.… Read More Turn ‘Blue Monday’ Around
Happy New Year Guys Rather than that ‘New Year, New Me’ rubbish, I am going to simply say Happy New Year to you all (albeit like two weeks later than everyone else on the internet). I hope this year to finally get off my ass and achieve a few things that have been on my… Read More New Year, New Me? Or…not.
It’s been almost a year I have been plant based/vegan or whatever you want to call it, since March of 2017. We got back from a week in Center Parcs and decided just to go for it. I can say with some pride that I haven’t touched meat since, though I have had a bit… Read More Veganuary: My Top Tips
Somehow, after only starting to rewatch the series a few short weeks ago, I have found myself on Season 6 of Gossip Girl. That my friends, is a lot of time spent watching those scandalous Upper East-Siders prancing about in designer shoes and sleeping with each other. I have actually barely turned my Sky Box… Read More Netflix this Christmas
‘Just be kind to yourself’. I have heard that phrase a lot lately. In fact, it was said to me about 5 times in the space of ten minutes at the weekend. Am I kind to myself? I think so. I don’t lead a particularly stressful life, to be honest but it does have its… Read More Be Kind to Yourself
I realised I was getting ready for the nursery run this morning and as I brushed my teeth in the bathroom, I glanced over at the new shampoo and conditioner I bought yesterday and I felt like a fraud. Feeling like a social media fraud seems to be a big part of my life right… Read More Feeling like a social media fraud.
Is it just me, or is buying presents for your husband or the man in your life really tricky? I mean, maybe it isn’t just men as I can obviously only speak from my own experiences, but maybe it is the concept of buying a gift for your significant other. Which is strange because they should… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide: The Homeware Edition
I’m going to say that thing that makes everyone hate you and think you are an insufferable moron: I have FINISHED all of my Christmas shopping. Granted, I don’t actually have that many people to buy for, as we tend to try and just buy for the children in our family but nevertheless. I feel… Read More A Christmas Gift Guide For a 3 Year Old Girl
We love to eat out in our family, but since we went vegan back in March it has become somewhat more challenging. Things are getting easier as some of the more well known chains are adding vegan options to their menu, though I have to say I am a bit sick of falafel and tomatoey… Read More Eating out as a vegan: 1847 Birmingham Review
Life lately has been a bit weird. Joe has been away this week with work mostly and I’ve been trying my best to keep busy. I feel like it’s been a good few weeks since I did a life lately update so I have a lot of boring crap to update you on as well… Read More Stuff I’m loving: Autumn 2017