Postcards from Pena Palace | Lisbon

Some tips for visiting Pena Palace from Lisbon: The train from Lisbon is super cheap, around €5 for a return ticket. Trains run twice an hour, they get pretty busy so get there early to avoid standing for 45 minutes When you arrive in Sintra, there are quite a few options for what to do,…

Skylar Scent Club | gifted

Over the past few months I have been receiving an amazing little subscription of perfume! Perfume is something which I wear every day and I especially like to take it when I go on holiday. Skylar Scent Club is an amazing little club which send out a travel sized roller ball each month. Each month…

A Spa Break with Bannatynes {gifted}

At the beginning of the week I had pleasure of venturing down to Hastings, East Sussex for an overnight spa break which was very kindly gifted by Bannatynes. I decided to take one of my best friends as we had not been on holiday together in a really long time. When we arrived at the…

Behind the scenes of Instagram photos | Indoors

In todays post I thought I would share how I set up and take my photos as I have had a few questions about this and people are interested to see how I take them. The majority of my indoor photos I take myself (unless I am actually fully in the frame), this means that…

Spring Morning Skincare Routine

My morning skincare routine is a bit hit and miss, I am the least morning-ist person, so washing my face in the morning before work is a big no! I only wash my face in the mornings at the weekends and if I’m on half term. My morning skincare is a lot more basic than…

Buying shell jewellery from EBay

This year the shell seems to be the hot accessory, so I have gone through the whole of Ebay and picked up some of the best things. I have linked everything down below with the prices. I can already tell some of this will be a one wonder wear, like the gold chocker as I…

Everyday makeup routine

I feel like I am pretty set in my ways when it comes to my everyday makeup routine, I tend to use the same set of products and do it all in a certain order and never really switch it up. So here is is my daily make up for work, it generally takes me…

My hair care routine

Hair care is not something which I take too seriously, I would much rather spend my money on skincare, than my hair. Luckily for me brands like Percy & Reed and ESalon keep my hair looking good. I am very lucky to be able to say all these products are gifted and sent for me…

Testing the Leighton Denny Tanning range {gifted}

I recently just got sent the brand new tanning range from Leighton Denny, I get sent so may tans, and I never really get around to reviewing them, so I have made a conscious effort this month to review these. My initial impressions are that the products have a really cool and sleek feel to…

Spring Evening Skincare Routine

To start my skincare routine off every evening, I use Dermalogica Pre Cleanse*, this is an oil which you massage into dry skin and it removes pretty much all your make up, including waterproof mascara! I then use the Special Cleansing Gel* to cleanse my face, this contains lots of great skin ingredients and I…

Ways to combat that Sunday night feeling

Over the past few months, the typical Sunday night thought of “it’s Monday tomorrow” has been looming over me. I have developed my own coping tactics on Sunday afternoon/evening to help distract me and get me ready for the week ahead. To start with, I have made Sunday my ‘Pamper Day’. I have a full…