Doing my own polygel nails at home

In December 2020 I was very kindly sent an advent calendar* from Madam Glam containing a huge selection of products in order to do gel nails at home. I have tried out pretty much all the gel polishes, but the polygel I had yet to try, so I figured whilst I have the time I…

Travelling during COVID-19

If you would of told me at the start of lockdown I would be writing this blogpost I would not believe you, I was dead set on not going on holiday this because of COVID-19 but here we are. My initial holiday to Zante was cancelled and we have rebooked to next year, but a…

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,…

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…

A postcard from Fuerteventura

Hello from sunny Fuerteventura, I’m currently half way through my holiday and thought I would get a blogpost up featuring some of my photos from my beach walk to other day. I am actually obsessed with all the photos I have taken whilst being here, the scenery is just amazing, and around the hotel there…

A Postcard from Positano

When I booked my holiday to Naples I had no idea that going to visit Positano would even be possible, that being said it was a little bit out the way but well worth the visit! The photos I got here were some of my favourites from the whole trip! Positano is such a pretty…

A magical day in Disney Land Paris

Every year for my birthday my best friend and I like to take a little trip, this year’s trip was to Paris and more importantly Disney Land! I had not been to Paris in about 7 and the last time I had been to Disney was in LA in 2011 so it was a long…

What to do between Christmas and New Year

This is the question I’m sure everyone asks and is thinking about, I work in a school so I have the whole of the festive period off, but this means I need to make the most of it and do something every day. But of course, the 4 and a bit days between Christmas ending…

The cutest cake shop: Peggy Porshen Cupcakes 

A few weeks ago during the summer I made it my mission to get to the infamous Peggy Porshen Cupcake shop! This place has been on my hit list for the longest time and finally I went!  This place is an Instagramers paradise and you can see why! When we arrived there was luckily only…

My Thomson Holiday Disaster

Today’s blog post is dedicated to the first 3 days of my supposedly relaxing summer holiday. Background So, myself and my mum had booked a week away on the Portuguese island of Madeira as soon as we had both broke up from work for summer. A couple of weeks prior to our departure we received…