• Quick Tips to Creating a More Wholesome and Mindful Lifestyle for Your Family

    quick tips for creating a more wholesome and mindful lifestyle for your family!

    Creating and maintaining a wholesome and mindful lifestyle can be difficult when you're always on the go. With work, errands, and household duties to take care of, it's hard to find time for yourself, let alone your family. But it's essential to make an effort. A healthy and balanced lifestyle is key to maintaining physical and mental health. This blog post will discuss quick tips for creating a more wholesome and mindful lifestyle for your family!

  • 7 Best Ways to Learn More About Topics You’re Interested In

    Hola chicas! You know there's no shortage of things to learn in life. I'm a big fan of learning a new skill for work or as a hobby. There are so many topics to explore and delve into. And with the vast amount of information available online, it's easier than ever to start learning about something new. But with so many resources out there, it can be overwhelming to try and figure out where to start. So here are the 7 best ways to learn more about topics you're interested in.

  • How to Improve Things You Struggle in Life With

    How to Improve Things You Struggle in Life With

    Hello lovely people, how are you doing? We all know, life can be tough especially the last few years. So it's no surprise if you are struggling with life in general. Or some areas. Don’t worry, because there are a lot of us who struggle on a daily basis, with something or the other. It happens to everyone. That doesn’t really make it any better for you right now, but hopefully gives you some comfort.

  • 5 Skincare Tips I Wish I Did Sooner

    5 skincare tips I wish I did sooner- spf and retinol

    Hello my beauty skincare junkies! How have you been? More specifically what skincare products have you been trying? Let a fellow junkie know. Today's post is all about the 5 skincare tips I wish I did sooner. There's so much information out in the world today about skincare, which is great. However, it can also be a minefield especially as everyone's skin is a bit unique. There are some things in my opinion that I wish I did sooner and seem to stand the test of time.

  • Off Beat Holiday Ideas for Inspiration

    off beat holiday ideas for inspiration

    Hello lovely travel fiends! Where have you been? Today's post is about off beat holiday ideas for inspiration. If the turbulence of everyday life is affecting your wellbeing, it’s time to take charge and restore your inspiration with an offbeat holiday. Offbeat holidays are the best because they don’t rely on conventional ideas of wellness; instead, they are tailored to suit your unique requirements. 

  • 5 Reasons to Visit Istanbul

    Hello travel fiends how are you and where have you been? This post is long o5 reasons to visit Istanbul

    Hello travel fiends how are you and where have you been? This post is long over due but I'm sharing my 5 reasons to visit Istanbul. Earlier on this year, one of my besties when to Istanbul after having our trip cancelled 3 times. I've also included tips to make your visit worthwhile. So if you're wondering if you should visit, read on!

  • 7 Face Masks Under £10

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    Hello beautiful people, welcome to October! If there was any hope of holding on to the lovely summer weather we had, it's now truly over. In preparation for the colder seasons, I thought I would share 7 face masks under £10. As it gets colder we need to pay attention to the needs of our skin. For most people that means adding more moisture and/or hydration. Whilst face masks aren't essential, they can give a little boost and it feels nice to use one weekly.

  • 10 Beauty Buys I Love £20 and Under

    Welcome back you skincare fiends! How are you and most importantly, how is your skin doing? We all know the cost of living is skyrocketing so I thought I would share 10 beauty buys I love £20 and under. I love them not only because of the price but they work for my skin. Let me preface this by saying, everyone's skin is different and what works for me, won't necessarily work for you. Vice versa.

  • 3 Things You Have to Do in Sicily

    3 things you have to do in Sicily - Ortigia

    Why hello there you beautiful travel soul. How are you doing? It's Thursday so you know it's a travel related post. I did a solo trip to Sicily at the very end of June into July. I had such a great time and these the 3 things you have to do in Sicily. Also, if you'd like a break down of costs please let me know and I'll do a dedicated post.

  • 6 Ways to Help You Relax

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    Hello beautiful people! How are we all on this last week of July? Hopefully you came through the heatwave relatively unscathed? Saying it was hot, is an understatement and I imagine many were pretty stressed, so here are 6 ways to help you relax. Nothing I say here is going to be ground breaking but think of it as a reminder.

  • The Fitness Accessories That Will Save Your Life

    the fitness accessories that will save your life - feature

    Everyone wants to get fit, but few people really take the time to make it happen. They’d love to spend hours at the gym every night, but the realities of life make that type of lifestyle easier said than done. Fortunately, there is a range of fitness accessories that will save your life. They add convenience to your life and could help you transform your body in ways you never thought possible. 

  • Things to do in Cape Verde

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    Hello my lovely travel fiends! How are you? It's been awhile since I've posted about my travels (read here) and we have a lot of catching up to do. Let's go back in time to March, my birth month where I went to the beautiful African island of Cape Verde. Cape Verde has a few islands but the main one that most people fly into is Sal. But whilst you're there, here are a few things to do in Cape Verde.

  • My 4 Must Have Summer Accessories

    my 4 must have summer accessories

    Hello beautiful people, how are you? Summer looks as though it's finally arrived in the UK and we were finally graced with amazing weather. In light of this, I thought I would share my 4 must have summer accessories with you. These are probably items you already own or perhaps thinking of getting. I'll share budget, mid-range and luxury prices. Also, if you'd like me to share some summer shoe picks for this year leave me a comment below.

  • Products I am Using to Clear Scars

    Hello skincare junkies how are you doing? It's been a hot minute since I posted a skincare related blog post. If you follow my Instagram, which I'd love it if you would just click here. You would know that I contracted chickenpox a few days before Easter. As an adult, chickenpox is worse and in some cases very serious. I won't bore you with the gory details but let's just say, I was left pretty scarred head to toe. Anywayproducts I am using to clear scars

    Hello skincare junkies how are you doing? It's been a hot minute since I posted a skincare related blog post. If you follow my Instagram, which I'd love it if you would just click here. You would know that I contracted chickenpox a few days before Easter. As an adult, chickenpox is worse and in some cases very serious. I won't bore you with the gory details but let's just say, I was left pretty scarred head to toe. Anyway, I wanted to share some of the products I am using to clear scars.

  • How to Protect Your Jewelry While Travelling

    Hello beautiful people! Welcome back to the blog if you're a regular reader. Or, welcome if you're new to the blog. Today's post is on how to protect your jewelry while travelling. We all know that jewelry can take an outfit from plain Jane to wow! It's a great way to rinse and restyle outfits whilst travelling. However, one of the harsh realities of bringing jewelry would the chances of it getting stolen. There are many ways that jewelry can get stolen while travelling. So it is important that you protect your valuables before or during travel. But even if it doesn’t get stolen, other things could happen such as your jewelry breaking! Whether you own opal, diamonds, or pearls, here are some ways you can keep your jewelry safe from theft when packing for a trip.

  • How to Help Fund Your Travel

    It has been a hot minute since I did a travel post (last post). Anyway today's post is all about how to help fund your travel. I'm all about the travel by doing it often and affordably, if that's what you want. I am all for a luxury holiday but I'm not there yet and even if I were, I'd still use some of these tips! I'm sure you've seen or followed Instagram accounts or read blogs and stories of those who seem to have an infinite resource pot to travel full time. Or at least more than most and wonder how they do it.

  • 5 Skincare Tips I Swear By

    Hello beautiful skincare fiends! It's been a hot minute since my last blog post (here). I failed miserably on publishing 3 blog posts a week on 5 things so here we are! I do have a couple of good excuses though; 1) migraines from hell and 2) I went to Cape Verde for my birthday! I'll share a blog post on what I got up to later on. So let's talk about the 5 skincare tips I swear by.

  • The Best Holidays To Enjoy Without Having To Go Overseas

    the best holidays to enjoy without having to go overseas

    Why hello you beautiful people! Surprise! We have an extra post this week which I hope you're enjoying. Let me know in the comments. Anyways today post is all about the best holidays to enjoy without having to go overseas. The world is opening up again and travellers with long-itchy feet are on the move. But you might not be quite ready or willing to go overseas just yet. You might, instead, feel like a little adventure somewhere closer to home. Here, we’re going to look at some of the best holidays in Britain, allowing you to see a different side of the world without having to go that far for it.

  • 5 Things I Don’t Travel Without

    Happy Travel Thursday travel bunnies! How is your mental and emotional health doing? I know there's a lot going on in the world right now and I hope this is a safe space for you to just breathe. Today, I'm sharing the 5 things I don't travel without, which is another 5 series. If you missed the other, check here, here, here . Of course there's your passport, phone and essentials like that however, I'm talking about the other essentials.

  • 5 Things I’m Looking Forward to in 2022

    Hello beautiful people! Happy International Women's Day! To all the amazing women who do so much and give so much, you are appreciated, valued and loved. And welcome back to another 5 related blog post. If you read my posts, if not subscribe...please! I decided that March has 5 Mondays so why not have some March madness fun and do all posts related to the number 5. Just like today's post which is all about 5 things I'm looking forward to in 2022. Yes, I'm aware that it's the third month of 2022 but, there's still alot of year left to live.

  • 5 Selfcare Things I Do

    Hello lovely people how have we been? I've decided that as the month of March has 5 weeks that it will be posts with the number 5 in it. It's been a challenging time for many people so selfcare is very important. We talk alot about selfcare on this blog because it's a necessity not a luxury. So in today's blog I'm sharing 5 selfcare things I do.

  • 5 Places I Want to Visit for 2022

    Hello you beautiful travel fiends. Welcome to another travel Thursday blog post. Today I'm sharing 5 places I want to visit for 2022. I know I usually do a wanderlust list in January but, I was travelling (read here) and it's been raining meatballs since 2020 so no travel. I should say that I probably won't be able to visit all these places but it's nice to dream :). Here we go!

  • How Women Can Invest Their Hard-Earned Money Wisely

    how women can invest their hard-earned money

    Hello beautiful people! Today we're talking about money and women. More specifically, how women can invest their hard-earned money wisely. As the saying goes, money makes the world go round. It would be nice to not have to worry about finances, but life has a habit of getting in the way. The good news is that you can make your money work for you. Most people think about their finances in terms of income and outgoings. Simply put, if your income is higher than your outgoings, then your finances are in decent shape. But the thing is, you can do better than simply okay. If your bank accounts are in the black, then you have an opportunity to secure your financial future.This is something that everyone needs to consider, including single women over 35. Regardless of your financial situation or your stage in life, you can also do more to invest in your future.

  • 5 Ways To Show Yourself Selfcare

    5 ways to show yourself selfcare

    Welcome back to the blog! How have you been? Hopefully you're all caught up with my posts and read about my adventures in Sri Lanka. Today's post is about 5 ways to show yourself selfcare. You may have heard about it before and wondered what the heck does that look like. Well I've got a few ideas that are tried and tested by moi. So save this post to read later or to remind you when you need it.

  • 5 Things I Will Improve in 2022

    5 things I will improve in 2022

    Happy New Year beautiful! How are you? I know it's been a hot minute but how was the holiday season for you? For me, I went away for the first time in almost 2 years. It was part holiday and part photography work in Dubai and Sri Lanka and yes I will do a blog post or 3 for you ;). In light of it being a new year, I thought I would share 5 things I will improve in 2022. Don't worry it's not a 'new year n

  • Fenty Skin Start’r Kit Review

    Hello beautiful people! Did you survive the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales? This year a lot of businesses started pretty early which gave you the chance to pick up a bargain or 2! Anyways, it's the end of November and that means Christmas 2021 season has begun. So before we dive into the Christmas content, I'm sharing the Fenty Skin Start'r kit review.

  • Wanderlust List for 2022

    Hello travel fiend or you may be a travel enthusist. I'm starting to dream about travel again and making wanderlust lists again. It feels familiar yet strange after the past 18 months plus. I was optimistic last year and found that not travelling at all for this year tough. I know there are bigger issues in the world but I feel what I feel. Anways, here I go again dreaming of places near and far. This is my wanderlust list for 2022 and given how life is lately, there may even be a part 2.

  • Things To Do When Travelling Over 30

    5 things I will improve in 2022

    Travelling at any age requires a lot of planning, time and effort. It is a rewarding experience and something you will always remember. It is a good way to explore new places, new cultures and what the world has to offer. As you get older things change slightly as there are different things that you need to prioritise and prepare for. It can still be an incredible and memorable experience at any age. It's definitely something worth doing at least once. Here are some things to do when travelling over 30.

  • 9 Must Have Travel Gadgets

    Oh hello there you travel junkie! How are you doing and where are you travelling too? We have all been waiting with abated breath until things improved. Whilst things aren't back to normal, nor do I think they ever will be. It is getting a bit safer and easier to travel. With that in mind here are 9 must have travel gadgets or at least things to consider before packing for that trip.

  • 5 Affordable Cleansers that Actually Work

    Hello my skincare junkies how have you been? I love a new product like any good skin junkie however, not all of us may have the budget for new additions. Most of us 35 plus single women would have other life commitments that require finances. With this in mind I've complied 5 affordable cleansers that actually work. A disclaimer here, these are products that have worked for my combination with a bit of sensitivity skin.

  • Interviews with Inspired People, featuring Jasmina Hasković

    interviews with inspired people featuring Jasmina

    Welcome back to another interview beautiful people! Today's inspired interview features the lovely and incredibly talented Jasmina (pronounced with a Y) Hasković. I met Jasmina through a mutual friend and she's so inspiring. Not only is she a photographer but she is a self published author, who recently wrote a book of poetry. Let's dive into this month's interviews with inspired people, featuring Jasmina Hasković.

  • My Experience with Dermatica

    My experience with Dermatica

    Hello skincare junkies! How are you doing? Its been a week since restrictions have eased in the UK and whilst it came with some snow and cold weather, we are grateful. Have you been out yet? What was your first beauty treatment? I had my hair done for the first time in about 6 months. Heaven! Speaking of treatments, I'm sharing my experience with Dermatica. They are an online subscription service that's run by dermatologists who offer personlised prescription treatment for acne, hyperpigmentation, rosacea, melasma, anti-ageing and skin glow.

  • A Woman’s Guide to Solo Travel

    a woman's guide to solo travel

    Hello my travel junkies! I've got an extra post this week and hope you enjoy it. You know that I always wax lyrical about travelling solo and how it's not as scary as it sounds. Solo travel can sound risky especially if you're a woman. However, it can be a truly freeing experience. Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to go where you want and do anything you like, without other people holding you back? This is also a fantastic way to get to know yourself more. Spending time alone can be scary, but this is often because we aren't comfortable enough alone. Spending time alone is so important. It can help you to build confidence. It can also help you become more clear on what you do and don’t want. With that in mind, here’s a woman's guide to solo travel.

  • 5 Things I No Longer Do

    Hello beautiful people! Spring has finally sprung in the UK and I for one cannot be happier! Spring signals warmer weather, an explosion of colour in nature and fashion. Plus, it's my birthday this week and we'll be heading to summer. Spring is a win win season for me. In light of all of this, I thought I would share with you, 5 things I no longer do as a single women over 30. Let's get started!

  • Top Tips for Saving on a City Break

    top tips for saving on a city break

    Are you planning to book a weekend break, but aren’t sure if you can afford one? There are lots of ways to save money on a city break. Between flights, accommodation, food, and spending money, the cost of a city break can soon add up and cost nearly as much as a longer vacation. With some travel know-how, saving money for your city break can be easy. Try some of these top tips for saving on a city break. I'm all for helping everyone save a bit of money!

  • 5 Places Worth Visiting on Solo Trips

    5 places worth visiting on solo trips - the berlin wall gallery

    Hello there my wanderlust kindred spirits. It's a bit of a funny time for a lot of things, especially travel, but that shouldn't stop you from planning that trip. Which is why I'm sharing 5 places worth visiting on solo trips. So if you're wanting to take the plunge and book that solo trip, this is for you. Well anybody really but you know what I mean!

  • Fresh Beauty Review

    Fresh Beauty review- majeang.com

    Hello my skincare junkies, I've got a review for you today from Fresh. This is a brand I've seen around for some time but was put off by the price tag. I was browsing Cultbeauty who started to stock Fresh and they had travel sized versions. This made it more affordable and allowed me to trial the products for over a month (and counting). Enough waffling, here's my Fresh Beauty review.