Spicy Pumpkin and Lentil Soup

For years now I’ve been experimenting with pumpkin soups as a way to use up all that leftover pumpkin after Halloween but I’ve always been decidedly unsatisfied with the result. I find that – like butternut squash – pumpkin is such a sweet vegetable and the slight sweetness it brings is a flavour I’m not a fan of. This Autumn…

Essie Gel Couture Nail Polish Review

I think the general complaint by anyone is that nail polish we buy in the shops doesn’t last long but we can’t always afford to be going to the salon every couple of weeks. Enter Essie Gel Couture. A nail polish that creates a gel-like manicure without a need for base coat or UV or LED lamp. My nails chip…

GANT – Hello Spring

Spring is here! although I don’t know about you but it doesn’t really feel like it with all this crazy weather we’ve been having (hello snow?!). I think Spring is my favourite season of them all. The evenings are lighter, the daffodils are in bloom and it’s that funny stage where it’s beautiful sunshine but not quite warm enough to…

Skincare Heroes Edit

My skincare routine has been pretty stable lately and I haven’t done a post on it since way back when so I thought I’d give you all a rundown of the skincare heroes in my bathroom. I feel like I’ve pretty much got it nailed now and whilst a few new items might creep in now and again, these are…