CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE

It’s now December which means I can now officially start feeling festive, I love Christmas and the whole vibe it radiates. Christmastime means festive food & drink, cheesy songs, winter clothes, fairy lights and of course PRESENTS. I love giving out presents to my nearest and dearest so I thought I’d compile a Christmas gift…

BOYS WILL BE BOYS

There is a much said statement that ‘boys will be boys’ but what does that actually mean? Is this phrase really a justification for inappropriate behaviour, harassment and even rape? I would say not. Like the majority of females I have witnessed and experienced this ‘boys will be boys’ behaviour and I don’t like it…

LA DOLCE VITA – ITALIAN LOOKBOOK

The boyfriend and I very recently enjoyed a weeklong October getaway to the beautiful Sorrentine Peninsula and Amalfi Coast in South-Western Italy. I was excited to be swapping grey skies for blue and getting to dig out some sunshine-suited wardrobe bits and pieces once more so I decided to compile a little Italian lookbook… LOOK…

DRESS TO IMPRESS (YOURSELF)

DAY-TO-NIGHT SUIT STYLING… If you read my style evolution post then you’ll be aware of my sartorial progression over the past five years and you’ll have noticed that I’ve always experimented with fashion choices, but it is only in this past year or so that I have truly dared to step out my comfort zone…

LIVING AS AN OVERTHINKER

Like many people, I am an overthinker, my brain processes information as if it wants to cause disillusion and conflict upon my life and the relationships within it.  It causes alarm signals go off as soon as something remotely positive happens in my life, I tell myself that it’s too good to be true and…

LIFE LESSONS

So I found myself listening to ‘Everybody’s Free To Wear Sunscreen’ by Baz Luhrman the other day, it’s such a soothing, advice filled song and it got me thinking about life lessons, so I thought I would dedicate a post to the little lessons that life has thrown my way over time. I thought accompanying…

LIVERPOOL MINI BREAK

Last weekend it was the boyfriend’s birthday and so we celebrated with a family meal, a gig and a weekend away in Liverpool. Liverpool is one of my favourite cities to explore, we went last year and both fell in love with its charm and atmosphere and couldn’t wait to go back again. THURSDAY /…

HUMBER STREET SESH 2017

This weekend the boyfriend and I attended the annual Humber Street Sesh which takes place in and around Hull’s Marina and Fruit Market. Humber Street Sesh is a celebration of the very best emerging bands and acts from across the Humber region. Over 200 acts performed across 14 stages in just one day, Humber Street…