Alternative Diaries To Ease You Into 2019

I don’t know when it happened but all of a sudden all of these new and different diaries started popping up out of nowhere and at a price. It’s no surprise that I discovered most of these through Instagram but it’s nice to know there is a range of other options out there that aren’t […]

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Yoga Brunch at Space Studio

Well over a month ago I was delighted to be invited to a Yoga Brunch session hosted by the Complete Retreat which was set up by Suzanne White.  I’ve always had a keen interest in yoga but this 90-minute brunch session made me realise how important it is to slow down, relax and focus more […]

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Some Recommendations: Read A New Book Month/Read A Book Day

‘A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.’ – George. R.R. Martin The month of September is read a new book month and today, the 6th, is read a new book day.  Similar to Mays Get Caught Reading Month, it’s a way to get more people to […]

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5 Things I Should Have Taken With Me When I Moved Abroad

It will forever amuse me how quickly time goes by and I cannot believe it has been way over a year since I moved to Shanghai for 6 months.  When I think about my time there I always think about the things I wish I had taken with me that would have made my life […]

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Maintaining Focus: Setting goals this September

After thoroughly combing through British Vogue during the month of August, it has motivated me to create goals and make some lifestyle changes as well as inspire my current and future wardrobe.  Here are the top 15 things I am going to be focusing on. Blog and write more frequently Whether it is in my […]

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A Moment For Reinvention: Why The September Issue Of Vogue Is Such A Big Deal

Not Just Vogue Vogue isn’t the only magazine that puts extreme focus on their September issue A.K.A The Big Fashion Issue.  There’s also Elle, Porter, GQ, Vanity Fair and many more that produce great content for fashion, lifestyle travel etc.  However, Vogue still and probably always will remain top of the pile.  Vogue has been parodied in […]

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Grand Pacific: It All Started With High Tea

Grand Pacific was always one of those places I heard great things about but never ended up going to but I finally decided to break that chain several months ago and now It’s made it on the list of go-to places to go.  The grade II listed building was founded as a gentlemen’s club in […]

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Articulate, Articulate #2: Getting Kreative With KKreations

1. Describe KKreations in 3 words. Unique, creative and sleek. 2. Explain briefly what your business is and when KKreations was born. KKreations was born on 13th October 2016. Kkreations is a personalised business. I do anything from Personalised wine glasses, photo frames to t-shirt printing. 3. When was KKreations born? when I started it […]

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A Short Stay In Hollin Hall Country House Hotel

Last month I had the pleasure of staying in Hollin Hall Country House Hotel in Macclesfield because I was attending a wedding in the area. Hollin Hall is located in the country side and surrounded by beautiful scenery. It is a gothic style building with beautiful and gaudy interior. This is definitely one hotel I […]

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My Current AM/PM Skin Care Routine

I recently got a new job and I have been spending less time taking care of my skin as I settle into new routines and such.  I haven’t been as active as I would have liked to be with my skin care regime at the moment, so here is what I’ve been using recently to […]

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Mise À Jour: We Need To Catch Up. A New Job and A Heat Wave

I still remember the beginning of this year like it was yesterday.  2018 is going quicker than any other year I have experienced and I have no idea why it feels like this.  The last Mise À Jour I did was almost a year ago and a lot has happened.  Especially in the last month […]

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Articulate, Articulate #1: On Beauty and Skin Care With @misscandiceb

Articulate (ar-TIC-yuh-lit – adjective) Having or showing the ability to speak fluently and coherently. Articulate (ar-TIC-yuh-late – verb)   Pronounce (something) clearly and distinctly. Express (an idea or feeling) fluently and coherently. ‘The total history of almost anyone will shock almost everyone.’  – Mignon McLaughlin ↑That is one of my favourite quotes because we see hundreds, […]

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Monthly Subscriptions That (I think) Are Actually Worth It

There are so many monthly subscriptions out there that are dying to automatically take your money on a monthly basis.  Not all of them are worth it but that all depends on you.  Here are some that I think are worth the money and that I use regularly. Audible (£7.99/Month) I love reading and one thing […]

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Seaweed Oil Balancing Toner Vs. A Breath Of Fresh Air Toner

The Seaweed Oil Balancing Toner (£8.00) and A Breath Of Fresh Air (£4.95/£9.50) are both effective toners that are great at reducing and controlling sebum.  They’re both suitable for oily and combination skin and both function well. They’ve never really been a part of my full skin care routines.  Only on specific occasions.  I use the Seaweed […]

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