Category: Life

Bedroom revamp tips for a goods nights sleep – Collaboration

We are all well aware that a good nights sleep makes us much better the following day. We shine that little bit brighter in meetings, our studying is more engaged and we generally are nicer to our peers. Don’t deny it, we’ve all had a wee grumpy moment due to tiredness. A bad nights sleep […]

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Bad dates

“When faced with the reality of a bad date, I think most people have the reaction of “Oh chirst I have to get out of here” and then you end up in the bathroom sending your SOS text.” Bad dates are pretty common ground when you are in your 20s and searching out your one […]

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5 things “How to be Parisian: Wherever you are” taught me

“…open and honest in the book about how they know they can be snobbish about things, they give a 21st Century Parisian girls view on pretty much everything. From going on a first date to the French films you should watch.” It will come as no shock to you now that I love France and […]

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May Goals

“Have a way to track your progress through out the month, you can’t see how far you’ve come if you aren’t keeping track. Find a tracking method that works for you and hit the ground running.” Setting out monthly goals has been something I have done for near enough a year now but it has […]

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My mum

It is Merry Maw Day so I hope you have all suitably spoiled the motherly figure in your life. This year I wasn’t physically with mama F but I’m sure she isn’t that bothered. Generally when we are together I ply her with gin, urge her to pop open that bottle of Prosecco she has […]

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2017, Plan of action

Ah 2017. I do realise we are now into the second week of this new year however I took a blogging break for pretty much all of December and the beginning of January due to personal reason (see previous post) which meant that writing about beauty products, clothes or anything really just wasn’t exciting me […]

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The Highs and Lows of 2016

In my head I had this post down as a really positive celebration of the year that was 2016 then the 14th of December hit and (this sounds dramatic) my life and view of what is valuable in life changed. On this day I got a call from my dad to tell me that the […]

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Sali Hughes at Waterstones West End, Edinburgh

“She was witty and came across eloquent and intelligent throughout. She talked openly and honestly about the role beauty products play in our lives and the negative perception from certain individuals.” Sali Hughes has become one of my favourite columnists in the last year due to her straight talking, matter of fact writing where she […]

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Things that make me happy

“With this thought in mind, I carried on with my makeup and started to think about the different things in life that make me happy. Simple, possibly but important I think you can agree.” You know how sometimes you realise while doing something in your day that you actually really enjoy it? I had that […]

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The importance of a digital detox

Slowing down and giving yourself a break is something that we are all quite poor at if we are being honest. With an ever connected world of 24 hour communication and news it can be a difficult task to shut off and give yourself an hour of thinking about nothing and not staring at a screen. […]

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