Before we get into the review, I wanted to let you know that I have switched things up a little bit this year. Instead of featuring a whole bunch of favourites each month, I have set myself the challenge of selecting just one *STAR* product. I might discuss some of my favourites via individual reviews … Continue reading January 2016 | Star Product Of The Month
You might recall that last year I sampled and reviewed a range of St. Kitts Herbery perfumes and I have visited the site on numerous occasions since then. During a recent browse, I discovered a brand new fragrance: Amber Musk - cue the oooh's and aaah's! I quite like musky scents, especially during the Autumn/Winter months, but I'm still selective … Continue reading Beauty | St. Kitts Herbery Amber Musk Perfume Review
Over the weekend I had a 'new year' replenish of make-up products, which included stocking up on some regulars, as well as picking up a few new items to try out over the coming months. I bought everything from Superdrug, which has quickly become one of my favourite stores for high-street beauty products because it … Continue reading Beauty | Drugstore Make-Up Haul
To kickstart my year, I received my very first blog award of 2016 from Rob @ The V-Pub during the early days of January. It was a lovely gesture as we had only recently discovered each others blogs and I'm certainly glad that we did, as The V-Pub has quickly become a regular drop in point for … Continue reading Champions Award
For some context, I recently submitted the article below as part of an application for a possible new writing gig, they challenged me with the task of producing a 200-word piece about "the first time I dyed my hair." Here it goes... The first time that I contemplated dying my hair, I had two choices: Embrace … Continue reading Fashion | How I Used Coffee To Resolve My ‘Premature Greying’ Existential Hair Crisis
Today is 'Blue Monday', otherwise known as the third Monday in January and, supposedly, the most depressing day of the year - but you can change that, you can always change that. I wanted to share a parable that derives from Native American tradition to help to explain... One evening, an elderly Cherokee brave told his … Continue reading Motivational Monday | Which Wolf Will You Feed?
It is the event that everyone is talking about - and understandably so, as Hollywood's biggest stars descended on The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, California for the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night. The Golden Globes marks the start of the awards season, which deserves a completely impromptu dance sequence... It is … Continue reading Fashion | #GoldenGlobes 2016 Red Carpet Review
Happy New Year! A lot of people often start a new year with hopes, dreams and prospects for the days that are yet to be written but the one wish that I have for myself and everyone else is to have a 2016 that is filled with happiness. So I thought, why not document all of the … Continue reading Lifestyle | 365 Reasons To Be Happy