From starting a blog to graduating university a lot really can happen in the space of 12 months. This year has been a lot of ups and downs and I am so grateful to have such a strong support system around me. Blogging has become a passion of mine and has put me in the perfect mindset to drive forward in full force towards my … Continue reading A lot can happen in a year: Bargain Buys Aug 18
If you are a fan of having your nails done then you may want to reconsider your bi-weekly manicures The British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) have issued a warning about the use of gel nails, polish and acrylics. According to the BAD report (meth)acrylate chemicals, the key ingredient in the nail art treatments are causing an epidemic in the UK and Ireland. 2.4% of people tested … Continue reading Is your nail routine costing you more than just your money?
As a very proud Briton I am perhaps a bit ashamed to say that I have never had afternoon tea before. The idea of a traditional afternoon tea consisting of dainty cucumber sandwiches, cream scones, cake and a silver tea pot of British tea just doesn’t do it for me. So, when my brother suggested we meet for a catch up over afternoon tea I … Continue reading The Running Fox Afternoon Tea
When you’re a student or on a tight budget it can be quite difficult to find places to dine out. In Newcastle I find that there are so many amazing restaurants which I am happy to pay a bit extra for their food and service because it is exceptional. However, I do struggle when it comes to having a nice meal which tastes good but … Continue reading Cal’s Own
To look good naked, eat naked. This is the famous moto of The Naked Deli food brand. Their products are always made from whole and natural state foods…always. Every single order is made fresh in the very heart of each restaurant with no hidden sugars, E numbers, processed foods or chemicals. Now that really is naked eating. From smoothies to gluten free refined sugar treats, … Continue reading To Look Good Naked
As some of you may know I have only been blogging for the last 2-3 months but recently I woke up to the best notification that I had been nominated for ‘The Sunshine Blogger Award’ by the amazing The Whayve. For anyone who doesn’t know what this award is, it’s basically all about recognising and giving praise to the bloggers who inspire you. The idea of … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award
If you have been around Newcastle city centre in the last couple of weeks then you may have noticed that the students have swarmed back for their graduations. If you are a student like me then you will know the pain in the bum task of finding a great restaurant for the whole family to dine at to carry on the celebrations. Branches opened its … Continue reading Branches Jesmond