5 books that helped my mind

Blimey, a bit of time has passed since my last post! But all for good reason. I’ve been a bit busy living my life. I’ve not been that active on the old social media and it’s been a dream if I’m honest! Continue reading

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Our first week in Costa Rica: Top tips and what to see

Pura Vida you lovely lot! Something I’ve been hashtagging the sh*t out of these past two weeks whilst living it up in Costa Rica with my best friend Sally. It means ‘pure life’ or ‘simple life’ but is ultimately a way of life. The Costa Rican culture and people had us enthralled from the start, and visiting a new place never fails to get me excited and appreciating things outside my little bubble. I’ve put together a post about where we went and some tips for if you go yourself! Why not go and watch the video I created over on my YouTube channel HERE – and I’ll love you forever if you subscribe whilst you’re there 😊
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Tips for Travelling Long Haul

With only 6 days until me and Sally jet off to Costa Rica for 2 weeks of sun, sea and plenty of exploring, I wanted to put together my tips for travelling long haul – a kind of tick list I’ve gone through prior to getting on that plane.

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Cool Compliments (that aren’t about appearance)

Way back when I was on holiday in Cyprus, me and my girls Sal and Liss struck up a pool friendship with a lovely lady from Portsmouth. We chatted over the week about everything and anything but she said something to me that stuck with me. Like Sal and Liss, she had met her partner online and asked me if I had a boyfriend. When I said no, she replied with ‘I’ve no idea why, you’re such a fun, happy and positive person!’. I’m crap at accepting compliments anyway but this one made me smile. She describe my personality and it’s was so nice that she saw that with only a few minutes chat in the pool each day! Continue reading

Why you should wear whatever the hell you want

‘Oh god I couldn’t wear that!’ ‘No way! That does nothing for my shape!’ ‘I’m not thin enough to wear that dress!’. All phrases that I have been guilty of saying and I’m sure a lot of people have also felt this way about certain items of clothing or outfits in their wardrobe.

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5 Netflix series to get you through January

Being poorly over Christmas and New Year has its advantages. I was able to stay in my pjs, tucked up in bed with a cuppa and binge a good few series – making the most out of my monthly Netflix subscription! I go through phases where I dip in and out of something one month, then full on finish 5 series in a matter of weeks. The latter was what happened over the festive period so here are 5 more recommendations for you to get you through the January evenings… Continue reading

Why Your Weight Doesn’t Determine Your Worth

This post is one I definitely feel passionate about writing so soon after Christmas. If you read my last post all about my realistic resolutions, you may have noticed that weight loss was not on the list. I’m a firm believer in feeling your best and treating your body the right way by eating well and moving more, but this year, it’s not going to be the focus of my existence.

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