Indulge: Chocolate Guinness Cake

I am very excited as these are the very first photographs I have taken on my new Nikon D40! I hope that they are of an OK-standard, I am going to have to… Continue reading

Make A Delicious Breakfast Smoothie

This is a simple and delicious breakfast smoothie that you can whip up in about 3 minutes. The ingredients are as follows: 1 Banana As much Almond Milk as you fancy (I used… Continue reading

Monday Musings

  1. That gorgeous photograph above is a spot right outside my house that is a sun-trap. It is absolutely beautiful and I have taken to filling up a tumbler of juice and… Continue reading

Reveal My New Beauty Secret

After reading a lot about the wonders of Apple Cider Vinegar and getting fed up with the state of my thin, unimpressive hair I decided to take action and go down the eu natural… Continue reading

Dress Up (& Other Stories)

The last couple of days have been a whirlwind. My Mum and Godmother drove up to York to pick me up and help move all my belongings from my student house to my… Continue reading


Charlotte from Charlotte’s Web mentioned a wonderful quote on her blog a few days ago and it has stuck with me: “Date a girl who reads because you deserve it. You deserve a girl who can give… Continue reading

Embrace Ch-Ch-Ch-Change

It’s nearly the end of term, leaving one student house, one way of living and moving back home, to London for the summer. I’m excited for new adventures, meeting new people and doing… Continue reading

Monday Musings

1. I have purchased a couple of lovely items ready for my internship! Sadly not the Mulberry bag OR the Asos Boucle jacket from this post & now I am even more nervous excited… Continue reading

Realise It’s Not Just Us

I’m lucky enough to go out with someone who is exceedingly intelligent but also very concerned with things greater than ourselves, concerned with ways that the world could be better — ways in… Continue reading

Have Cake For Breakfast

Sometimes, it’s just one of those days. One of those days when you haven’t got a lot on, the day is stretching ahead of you and the weather is just about okay-ish. Yesterday… Continue reading

Make Fuss-Free Canapés

Since becoming a vegetarian I have now taken up eating a lot of cheese. This little recipe is so simple but is grown-up enough to impress any discerning dinner guest 1. Grab yourself some goats… Continue reading

Discover Jo Loves

As you know from this post, I love Jo Malone fragrances. Thanks to my Mum, who started visiting the original Jo Malone shop years ago, when it was just the actual Jo Malone… Continue reading

Monday Musings (Late!)

Apologies for my late Monday Musings post (and I completely failed last week and totally forgot because I was bogged down with revision stress!) – but I hope you can forgive me and… Continue reading

My Week In Photos

This week hasn’t been the most exciting, so please forgive the lack of gripping photographs! It’s a time of exams, essays and presentations and not only does the equal boring times, it also… Continue reading

Lust: Internship Wishlist

In one month I am going to start my summer long internship and I am a bag of both nerves and excitement!! I don’t know about you, but whenever I am going to… Continue reading

Enter the Laura Ashley Blogger Competition

I don’t know about you, but I am constantly dreaming of my future home/apartment where I can decorate it however I wish and can finally have a place to call my own. When… Continue reading

Have Mumps

What with being stuck in the library all day every day, inspiration for blog posts is difficult. So I thought why not show the world a terrible photo of myself with Mumps? It… Continue reading

Start The Day The Right Way

  This is a bit of a random post, but while I am stuck in the library that currently feels like my hellish office job as I am here every single day 9-8… Continue reading

Stop Being Ignorant

This has been a long time coming, especially after interviewing Ingrid Newkirk from Peta and then getting the final kick up my backside after reading this post here by Taru from World Tour Stories… Continue reading

Monday Musings // Getting Back Into The Groove

1. The last week has basically been a write off. I have been in bed with horrible, horrible Mumps and then just when I thought I was getting better, at the weekend I… Continue reading

Try, Test & Adore YSL Le Teint Touche Eclat

I have found the perfect foundation. This is no exaggeration, no quick off-the-cuff statement, this is just a profession of love for a lightweight foundation that has answered all my dry skin prayers.… Continue reading