A lot can be said for the humble UK break. It was all I ever knew growing up. My Mum and Dad would pack us into the car, up to our eyeballs in suitcases and pillows, the windbreak and bucket and spades crammed between us, for the 5 hour drive down to Cornwall nearly every year until we were 16 – and we loved it. We knew no different. But we did know we were in for 2 weeks of relaxed parenting, ice cream on tap and pretty much an anything-goes attitude whilst away from our usual routine.
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 😊
Life has got in the way of my blog lately, I’ve been very busy, my mind has been distracted and I’ve found it hard to conjure up enough positivity to write some good content for the Positiff Blog. However, a long weekend with my best friends has reignited my want to share the good with you all and there is nothing like a prosecco-fuelled life discussion in a hot tub to get my brain back in the game! Continue reading
‘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.
It’s time to appreciate how many amazing things I’ve packed into my 2017! Like I do every month, I think it’s important to look back on all the good things you’ve experience and achieved so as not to lose sight of the things that count and make our lives that bit better – however small! Continue reading
3 more sleeps ’til Christmas! Whether you’re an excited elf or a grumpy scrooge, I bet most of these sound familiar when you’re surrounded by family or back in your home town for the festive season…
What an Autumnal month packed full of warmer jumpers, cosy nights in and a hella lot of tea. I love Autumn, the colours of the leaves and the mornings where it’s sunny, cold and crisp. It means it’s getting closer to my birthday and I can’t believe we’ve only got less than 2 months until Christmas! Continue reading