• Beauty

    Review: The Fragrance Box

    I subscribed to new monthly fragrance subscription service, The Fragrance Box – a UK-based company providing its subscribers with niche fragrances every month. (NB: there was another fragrance in my box that I somehow forgot…

  • Beauty

    Review: Real Techniques Core Collection Brushes

      Effortless application and professional finish. So I have been wanting to try out the Real Techniques makeup brushes for a very long time having seen countless beauty bloggers review them. Prior to ordering…

  • Food Travel

    My Weekend in Scotland

    Castles, haggis and fabulous accents. I spent a long weekend in Edinburgh and Glasgow visiting my year abroad pals.  My university reading week culminated in a 3-day trip to Scotland to visit my friends…

  • Food Wellbeing

    Atlantic Kitchen: A Taste of Seaweed

    Seaweed – that’s right, the stuff you find at the bottom of the ocean – the newest superfood trend… If you’re a foodie, or have an interest in health foods, you may have heard about…

  • Food

    Easy Seafood Paella

    A quick and easy taste of the Mediterranean. Since I first tried it whilst on holiday in Mallorca several years ago, paella has been one of my favourite dishes. I’ve experimented with various recipes…

  • Beauty Wellbeing

    How I Battled Acne

      After years of battling problematic skin, I have finally found a regime that works for me. Disclaimer: I feel I should open this post with a little disclaimer since I am not a…

  • Travel

    A Cyprus Summer

              As the holiday blues set in, I look back on my trip to Paphos, Cyprus… Every August I go on a summer holiday with my family and this year…

  • Travel

    Puglia: Italy’s Southern Gem

      White-washed towns and miles of coastline, Puglia is home to some of Italy’s most beautiful and unique destinations. Whilst on my year abroad in Italy, I had the opportunity to visit the Puglia…

  • Food

    Chicken and Spinach Curry

    Rich, creamy and full of flavour.  I have a huge love of Asian food, in particular Indian food. So many distinctive flavours and colours, and, of course, the spice! From time to time, I…