10 Amazing Live Stage Shows You Can Watch in your Own Home

I’m a big fan of the theatre, but as ticket prices seem to be getting more and more expensive, and my time is also quite limited, I find that I can’t justify going as much as I’d like. So I’m very happy to have a collection of DVD stage musical live recordings. They are one … Continue reading 10 Amazing Live Stage Shows You Can Watch in your Own Home

3 Card Games You Didn’t Know You Needed in Your Life

Best 3 card games

This year I’ve been playing and discovering a lot of games, and have developed a particular love for quirky card-based games. They’re great because they’re (usually) portable, simple to play with quick-to-learn rules and therefore very low maintenance for group gatherings. There are so many fun options out there, not just your standard deck of cards, … Continue reading 3 Card Games You Didn’t Know You Needed in Your Life

Why Taking a Career Risk Can Be a Good Thing

Why career risks can be good

One of my New Year’s resolutions in January was to take a career risk. I was fairly happy in my job of 5 years, but also dissatisfied for many reasons, not least the lack of progression opportunities open to me. I’d held myself back from making a big change for a while, because of the … Continue reading Why Taking a Career Risk Can Be a Good Thing

The GHD Air Hairdryer, Reviewed

GHD Air Hairdryer

I’ve had the same heavy old hairdryer for about 10 years, and although it still works I decided at last that it was about time I upgraded. As a birthday treat to myself I invested in the GHD Air hairdryer, which was £89 from John Lewis. I’d heard great things about both this hairdryer and … Continue reading The GHD Air Hairdryer, Reviewed

The Problem with Santorini

Santorini was one of the Greek Island destinations on our Honeymoon Cruise and it was a stunning place. Looking back, my Santorini photos are some of the most beautiful from the whole trip. However, I have a serious problem with Santorini and will not be returning there. If you’re not already aware, Santorini (along with … Continue reading The Problem with Santorini

Fun, Customisable Flip Flops from Cabaia

Cabaia is a fun summer/winter accessory brand that has just launched a pop up store in Manchester Arndale. This is their first physical site in the UK - yes that’s right, Manchester gets it first – and they’re selling their colourful SS18 range there while the stall is there this summer. Cabaia’s flip flops are … Continue reading Fun, Customisable Flip Flops from Cabaia