Sticky post

BOOK REVIEW: How To Be A Grown Up, by Daisy Buchanan

Hello everyone! I haven’t posted in a few weeks, but I have been reading a few books recently (one of my new year’s goals), and I have been loving this particular one, How To Be A Grown Up, by Daisy Buchanan. She writes in such a way that you feel as though you are listening to her in person – she makes you feel like … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: How To Be A Grown Up, by Daisy Buchanan

Book review: everything I know about love

Everything I know about love follows a series of stories by Dolly Alderton about her experiences in love, life, drunken nights, and most of all: friendship. We are first introduced to Dolly’s experiences as a young teenager, and the beginning of her “thirst” for alcohol. The first time I got drunk, I was ten. […] I was never the same after that night […] I had, … Continue reading Book review: everything I know about love

Recipe: Slow Cooked Beef Stew

A simple, hearty meal. It may be getting lighter, but the days can still be quite cold in February. Here’s a great stew recipe for those cold evenings. You will need a slow cooker and a large frying pan. Serves 4-6 Ingredients: Olive oil 500g diced beef/ braising beef Approx. 100-200g of plain flour/ beef gravy granules 400ml beef stock (I used 1 beef oxo … Continue reading Recipe: Slow Cooked Beef Stew

Career talk: every career I have ever wanted to do.

A career. The purpose of our existence. The end goal that will give us a sense of accomplishment and fulfilment. We are taught to think about our career goals, and think about how we will achieve them. It has become the main focus of life from a very young age. As a result, we spend our lives stressing and worrying about what we want to do for the rest of our lives, being pressured to know just what we want to do. What do we like? What are we good at? Continue reading Career talk: every career I have ever wanted to do.

January Skincare Routine: PIXI Skintreats

January: a time for change – and new skincare products! For Christmas, I was thankful to be gifted with some new skincare treats. This included a lot of PIXI Skintreats products – I have been using them ever since. Now, I am in love! So, I have decided to show you all what products I use and when I use them, while also giving you … Continue reading January Skincare Routine: PIXI Skintreats