Yankee Candle -Fluffy Towels

I love Yankee Candles, but like many people, I find them extortionately expensive and only use them on special occasions…well mostly. However over the summer when I was in the glorious land of Kent I took a trip to the Ashford Outlet centre and was so happy to find a Yankee Candle store there. Overwhelmed with choice, I started with…


Recipe: Healthy Steak & Ale Pie

When the nights start getting colder and it’s dark in the evenings, I love eating things that are warm and filling and to me Steak and Ale pie is one of my favourite comfort foods. Now when I say ‘healthy’ it’s only because there’s only so much fat and calories you can cut down on before it starts resembling mush….

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Things I love about…Autumn

Today is officially the first day of Autumn. I cannot believe how fast this year has gone and how we’re most of the way through September. It feels like Christmas wasn’t so long ago. In honour of this I thought I would do a post about all the things I love about Autumn, which is everything that evokes strong memories…

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Wobble Less & Do More!

Now don’t let the title fool you, I’ve not suddenly become an aspiring bodybuilder, in fact far from it. However I’ve recently begun to research weight training and the benefits, and it definitely creates a convincing argument. I’ve always incorporated weights into my exercise regime, however since I’ve got back into the gym recently I’ve been adding more and more…

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Weekly Update #2 – 5:2 Diet

It’s time once more for my weekly post on lifestyle and diet related things albeit a little late this week. This week I’ll be discussing the 5:2 diet. I’ve been on weight watchers now for 6 weeks and progress is slow. real slow. So I decided to give the 5:2 diet a try. What is the 5:2 diet I hear…

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