Category: Lifestyle

Family, Lifestyle

Weekend Adventures: Minehead, Ice Creams, Vivary Park & Family Time

Back with a Weekend Adventures post, something I have not published in such a long time. This post was actually from back in June when we were still social distancing and establishments were not fully open. I thought it would be fun to document and look back on. Saturday 13th June It was a slow …

Lifestyle

What I’ve Been Wearing: Lockdown Edition

I love these What I’ve Been Wearing posts but haven’t actually published one in months. Just a little side note, this post was written in June during the lockdown days. All of the outfits can be adapted for any season just by adding tights and a chunky knit. OUTFITS  The trusty old Primark pinafore and …

Diet / Fitness, Lifestyle

Dry June: 30 Days Sober #sobercurious

You read it right, Dry June – 30 days sober! I am writing this post on 1st July after completing my mission to not drink any alcohol for the whole of June. Why did I decide June was the month to embark on a zero alcohol period? Well, this year hasn’t been the best (for …

Lifestyle, Review

Father’s Day: Lockdown Gift Ideas

Father’s Day – a tricky one for me and I feel a little bit of a fraud writing a post suggesting gifts for Dads. Why? Well, I didn’t have a Dad growing up, it was my Sister, my Mum and me. So I really do not know what having that Father figure in your life …

Lifestyle

Gin O’Clock: Gins I’m Loving

I remember the first time I tried gin – it did not end well. I didn’t touch it again for around 10 years, a little older and a little wiser I have finally found my tipple. It is no lie, I love an ice cold glass of gin on a hot summers day, or even …

Lifestyle

My Top 5 Favourite Cleaning Products

Cleaning and hinching is part of my daily life and even more so now we are in the middle of beating Covid-19. I am a germaphobe who loves nothing more than deep cleaning the house from top to bottom, getting in all the nooks and crannies to be left with a fresh smelling home. Being …

Lifestyle, Review

Top 5 Lockdown Beauty Favourites

If there is anything we need more at the moment, it is a good selection of beauty products to see us through lockdown. We’ve been stripped of our luscious thick lash extensions, our manicured nails are bare, broken and weak and don’t even get me started on how the hair is looking – actually mine …

Diet / Fitness, Lifestyle

Gluten Free Baked Turkey Chilli Gnocchi

I love coming up with recipes that I kind of just throw in the pan and hope for the best, they usually turn out to be pretty delicious. So a few weekends ago I decided to make a chilli but with a twist. INGREDIENTS   500g Turkey Mince 250g Gluten Free Gnocchi  2 tbsp Tomato Puree …

Family, Lifestyle

How To: 5 Minute Crafts For Kids – Fire Breathing Kitchen Tube Dragon

I thought I would share a quick 5 minute craft idea for kids. We have been collecting various cardboard boxes, toilet tubes, egg boxes etc. My two love crafting and getting creative, it keeps them occupied for ages and there is nothing better than getting all the glue, sequins, pom poms and googly eyes out. …