Friday, 12 May 2017

Top Tips for Inspiration



In my job, mostly in interviews, I always get asked 'Where does your inspiration come from?'
Being in a creative industry, you have to constantly top up your inspiration. But I think this can count for everyone, creative or not as you still need the inspiration to get out of bed in the morning or to get on the train to work everyday, so I wanted to share my top 3 tips that inspire me, to hopefully help inspire you!

Sunday, 7 May 2017

The best way to take off makeup - Micellar Water

The worst part of makeup and wearing it everyday is taking it off. The effort of having to take makeup off at the end of the day is the worst. I always used to use a facial wash or if I was super lazy, just face wipes, but recently I have discovered Micellar Water.

Monday, 1 May 2017

Chilli Jam Recipe

I haven't written a foodie post on the blog in such a long time! I made this chilli jam at Christmas to add to food hampers that I gifted to family members and it went down so well that I got asked to make another batch!

This jam is perfect with cheese boards, on burgers or as a side to most things! And here's how to make it..

Saturday, 22 April 2017

How to Spring declutter

It's that lovely time of the year, when Spring has sprung and we are beginning to get some of those lovely sunny days and bright evenings. To me, this is always my time to refresh and sort out aspects of my life. That sounds a little weird, but I mean things like sort out my clothes, tidy up and just generally de-clutter. If you know me at all, you'll know that I love to organise, I love to sort things out and get rid of the excess 'fat' in my life, so I thought i'd share with you some tips to decluttering your life which help mentally and physically.

Monday, 17 April 2017

Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Even Finish Foundation and Concealer

Now, I’m late to the Bobbi Brown party (it wasn’t sold anywhere near me until I moved to London) and I only started by using brow products.. but recently, I decided to try out their foundation/concealer. I always find it difficult being mixed race to find just right foundation colour so after hearing that Bobbi Brown had a wide selection of colours, with quite a big selection catered to dark skin, I decided to try it out.

Monday, 10 April 2017

How to be (& stay) motivated.



Monday mornings. Everyone feels the same, everyone wants to be back in bed, but instead your zombie like state is sat on a train with everyone else wondering how many coffees it's going to take to get through the day. Here are a few little tips I use to help myself get over the slump and get motivated to get through the day.

Monday, 3 April 2017

Bleach London product review

I’ve never really had a haircare routine. I’m pretty lucky (touch wood!) that my hair seems to grow pretty quickly and easily and also doesn’t really take much upkeep. Last year I went a little crazy and decided to bleach my whole head of hair, changing it from purple to green then to pink to now -which is a rose gold/dirty blonde lob. Ever since dying my hair, I’ve noticed that without a little care and good products it tends to not look its best, so I began using Bleach London products.