There are few journalists, writers and bloggers whose writing excites, inspires and connects with me as much as Sali Hughes’ does. Her latest book, Pretty Iconic, following on from the hugely successful and highly acclaimed Pretty Honest, is a book of encyclopaedic proportions offering anecdotes, stories and recommendations of some of the most pioneering, brilliant … More REVIEW: SALI HUGHES’ PRETTY ICONIC


This week was a great week as it was my birthday! I normally feel slightly mortified when my birthday comes around as I never really feel the age I am – inside, I swear I’m still a 17 year old trying to suss everything out. But this year I feel like I’ve settled; I’ve finished university, … More BIRTHDAY BRUNCH


Got back yesterday from a lovely week in Portugal with my boyfriend! Like Tenerife, it was pretty much just a really chilled and relaxed holiday – we spent our days either by the pool or by the beach and eating far too much food! We stayed in a little town in the Algarve about an … More SUMMER GETAWAY


Now I know it’s quite late in the summer to be doing this kind of post but it was only when I went to Tenerife a couple of weeks ago that I thought of half these must have holiday items! I’ll be back on holiday in the Algarve by the time you read this post, … More HOLIDAY ESSENTIALS


This week a friend was unexpectedly back from uni so we had a catch up over breakfast. It was so nice to start the day with a good hearty breakfast that fuelled me all morning and through my gym session! Plus, the food is so instagrammable – bonus! Definitely give Huxley’s a try if you’re … More THE BREAKFAST CLUB


Hi guys! Sorry it’s been so long since I last wrote on my site – university work got pretty full on from Easter onwards what with coursework deadlines and exams so my blog had to take a back seat while I made that final push but I am extremely happy to say I have now graduated … More WHAT NEXT?


The start of the year is always a bit of a tough time. I know I’ve struggled to get back into the uni routine, I miss being surrounded by my family and I really have to make sure my anxiety doesn’t get the better of me. But there are some things you can do, and … More ANXIETY TIPS


Maybe it was the effect of the new year, new me mentality that pervades January or just me procrastinating from revision and essay writing, but a few weeks ago I bought Marie Kondo’s book ‘The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying’.  This book has been making its way through the blogosphere for months now, and everyone has … More MARIE KONDO: THE LIFE-CHANGING MAGIC OF TIDYING