Little bit Lavish review: a beauty subscription box with hand picked hidden gems

I've been a bit blue this month and it is so cold my skin is falling to pieces - so what better time for a pampering? Little bit Lavish is a beauty subscription service. Each box will contain between five and seven products - skincare, beauty and sometimes something edible or lifestyley. The content is sourced … Continue reading Little bit Lavish review: a beauty subscription box with hand picked hidden gems

The Elephant In The Mirror by Annette Earl – facing your personal enemies and taking charge of your life

Often when I feel upset, tired, stressed or angry, I ignore it. Every little niggle ignored adds another layer to a dark store at the back of my mind, and it usually ends in me blowing up at an innocent someone over something fairly minor. So this year I have endeavoured to stop ignoring that negative … Continue reading The Elephant In The Mirror by Annette Earl – facing your personal enemies and taking charge of your life

Hair steaming is the best treat you can buy your dry and frazzled hair

When you hear the word "steaming" you probably think of vegetables, laundry or, at a stretch, clearing out your blackheads with scorching vapour. But it is actually an amazing way to keep your hair healthy and hydrated. Hear me out. I've been dying my hair blonde since I was 16 and the bleach has not been kind … Continue reading Hair steaming is the best treat you can buy your dry and frazzled hair

Ten positive New Year’s resolutions, because 2016 was gloomy enough

Another year, another broken list of promises. I usually stay away from New Year's resolutions as they usually end in failure and, consequently, shame and disappointment. Part of the reason behind this is that most people's New Year's resolutions are negative - quit smoking, stop drinking, ban toxic people from my life, give up chocolate... But 2016 … Continue reading Ten positive New Year’s resolutions, because 2016 was gloomy enough