Favourite Monthly Delivery | September Glossybox


It’s here Glossies. September’s Glossybox arrived at the end of last week after much anticipation. That iconic pink Glossybox is one of my most favourite deliveries that I receive month on month. Catch up with the previous Glossy-hauls here:August’s GlossyboxJuly’s GlossyboxyJune’s GlossyboxMay’s GlossyboxApril’s Glossybox Straight into the box though, you know the drill. This month’s […]

The Botanist Newcastle: Gin Masterclass


Gin. It’s so one of those ‘twee’ things right now. It’s in cocktails, a feature on virtually every food-related television programme. A feature of some crisps – yeah really? So when The Botanist invited me to their Gin Masterclass Launch I knew I was in for a night of great drinks and some education about the […]

Styling Feature Chairs


Home is where the heart is right? Over the last few months, I’ve been really into home interiors and styling my home a little more. I’ve nearly completed my bedroom overhaul and just need my new bed and a rug then we are good to go with a bedroom tour. Related Read: Pinterest Worthy Bedroom […]

What’s on Penrith: Football Golf | Penrith Golf Center


Whenever I tell people I’m heading to The Lake District to visit my Grandparents they always seem to get excited. Do they know something I don’t? The rolling hills and endless lakes are beautiful. I get it. It’s a stunning snippet of the world, but when you’ve seen it a thousand times or more than […]

Belmio Coffee Pod Review


As you know my favourite tipple of the non-alcoholic nature is green tea so when I was asked to review a fabulous array of coffee capsules I had to turn to the coffee connoisseur of the family; my mum. Now she’s not a complete coffee snob but for as long as I can remember she […]

The Cocktail Man – Butterfly Martini Gift Box


Quirky gifts are one of those things I’m always on the lookout for. I love nothing better than giving a gift that’s not generic nor has it come from a generic store. When The Cocktail Man, James Vyse asked me to review his cocktail box I certainly couldn’t say no. After all, if I’ve not […]

August Glossybox: Girls Just Wanna Have Sun


Oh em Glossy! You know with every month I just get more and more excited by the delivery of that black and white packaging that seals the beautifully presented August Glossybox. Realising I receive it before the masses as a Press Box also gets me even more excited as I can offer the first sneak […]

The Crab & Waltzer Whitley Bay, more like the Crap & Waltz-outta-here


So this review of the Crab & Waltzer is just a short one as I had high expectations and was sorely disappointed. I know when I give a negative review it can be quite contentious and consequently evokes a bit of a backlash of responses. I do like to be honest and to maintain my […]

The Body Shop, not as you know it | World Spa Green Coffee Bean

The Body Shop Spa of the World Firming and Toning Range Elle Blonde

The Body Shop is one of those brand’s you know that a distant family member buys you one of ‘those sets’ for Christmas that you never use, usually it contains a net scrubbing bag…well so I thought. Not anymore. Over the last few years, the body shop has had a total overhaul and has totally […]

SoHe Jesmond is so the place to be.


The thought of afternoon tea as a gentrified and traditional affair has just been switched up a notch. The stalwart of British society has been given an oriental make-over. Jesmond’s swanky Pan Asian; SoHe (Southern Hemisphere) have recently launched their fabulous afternoon high tea with quite an exotic twist. Situated on vibrant Osborne Road this […]