Afternoon Tea sugar cookies

Today's post is a recipe for these Afternoon Tea 'tea bag' sugar cookies I made last month, after finding inspiration from Pinterest. Here's the recipe: Ingredients (to make around 20): 75g softened butter 100g caster sugar 1 egg 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 250g plain flour 1/2 tsp baking powder chocolate to decorate Instructions: Cream the... Continue Reading →

The Spring fragrance

Spring is one of my favourite seasons: the flowers, colours, Easter, the warmer weather- I just love everything about it. As far as scent is concerned, I'm not usually a big perfume fan (too strong can give me a headache that lasts hours) but lighter, fresh, fruity scents always draw me in. One of my... Continue Reading →

Wet & windy day out // ootd

Although not the biggest fan of this time of year, I actually love the rain. I love being out in the fresh air and it gives me an excuse to wear a trench coat, in this case the first chance for this newest one I've picked up. It's longline, which I wouldn't usually go for,... Continue Reading →

Starting 2018 right.

As I'm writing this blog post, reflecting on this last year, I am surrounded by different loving relationships and life opportunities, and I am ending this year the happiest that I have ever been, so I thought I'd share the journey I had to achieve this with you and a few tips for complete happiness.... Continue Reading →

The Perfect Festive Lip

It's December tomorrow, so it is officially Christmas. As far as makeup is concerned, December is THE time for a red lip, and I think I have found the perfect one. I'd never tried Smashbox lipsticks before, but I have always been a fan of the brand for other items. So, I read a few... Continue Reading →

Tanya’s Christmas // Review

As December is approaching, I thought today would be the perfect time to give you my view on Tanya's Christmas, the recently published book on all things Christmas. As soon as the initial news about the possibility of this book being released broke, I knew that I had to have it. I am your typical... Continue Reading →

Cold winter day out: ootd

We went to Belton House last week, as I love exploring National Trust properties, and this is one of the closest ones to where I live. I find Belton house best to visit in the Autumn/ Winter months, as they have a garden centre opposite, filled with the most festive displays around, and great Christmas... Continue Reading →

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