Periods are a pain. Yes, literally... but for me, the biggest pain about periods is the cost. Paying a tenner a month for something beyond my control isn't ok, and don't even get me started on the Tampon Tax. For a while, I'd been toying with the idea of using a menstrual cup, but I'd … Continue reading Is a Menstrual Cup worth it? The Mooncup and Lunette reviewed
Sorry Elton, but 'no' actually seems to be the hardest word. It's not easy being negative, feeling like you are letting somebody down, refusing to help them out. I hate saying 'no' - to friends inviting me somewhere, to work when I always want to impress, but most of all I hate saying 'no' when my health … Continue reading The Power of No: How learning to say ‘no’ will improve your life
Review of Empress Mimi Luxury Lingerie: a monthly subscription service for underwear
Read my travel guide to a mini-break in Florence, Italy. Recommendations for restaurants, cafes, hotels and apartments from luxury to budget.
Trying out the Deep Pore Suction Cleaner and Blackhead Remover, Facial Cleansing Brush and Exfoliator and Facial Toner Face Massager & Derma Roller.
What better way to spend a weekend with your mother and sister than at a spa, in a castle, in the countryside? Stobo Castle sits in the Scottish Borders countryside around 30 miles from Edinburgh (about 1hrs drive). We went for the Morning Chill Out package (£55) which includes unlimited use of the spa facilities, … Continue reading Review: Stobo Castle Luxury Spa Breaks near Edinburgh
Autumn is approaching quickly. Too quickly... The weather is colder, the days are shorter and we are all in need of a little treat to numb the pain. In a recent post, I wrote about how much I love personalised things. Notebooks, slippers, prints - anything. It is just a way of adding that special … Continue reading Stella & Dot Accessories – My Fall 2017 picks