A visit to Verona

photo (17)On my recent road trip around Europe I made my debut in Italy and it is fair to say that I fell in love with the country. Everything from the architecture to the history to the fashion to the food made me smile and none more so than the beautiful Italian city of Verona. View Post

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Ten ways to look after your skin in your twenties

photo (16)I once read that in your twenties your skin should be at its peak, with teenage acne behind you and wrinkles still a few years away. Well I don’t know about you, but at 26 keeping pimples at bay is still a major skincare priority of mine and I have already begun to notice fine lines forming around my eyes… However, spots or no spots skin starts to age in your mid-twenties and so now is the time to start treating our skin with care. View Post

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Six Netflix films suitable for a girls’ night in

photo (13)Let’s face it when you get to a certain age the appeal of a night in with your girlfriends, a glass of wine and a packet of minstrels often beats the thought of going out to a dark room and dancing with a bunch of strangers. Yes I know, I am turning into a grandma! The good news is that the wonders of Netflix means that you have access to a whole host of films at the click of your mouse and here are my top six choices from what is currently available. View Post

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Colouring in for adults: fad or forever?

photo (11)When I heard that colouring in was the latest way for adults to de-stress and unwind I had to give it a go for myself. So I jumped on Amazon and ordered illustrator Johanna Basford’s Secret Garden colouring book for all ages and a new set of 24 coloured pencils. View Post

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