Today’s Wardrobe: Seventies infused style

We live in an era where all decades of fashion is appreciated, from the embellishments of the roaring twenties, to double denim of the nineties; and what is most on trend at the moment: seventies style. The seventies was the home of platforms, corduroy, and fedoras- all which are wonderful in themselves. This was an…

Winter warmer: smokey chilli

Comfort food has to be the best food, especially when it is blustery outside and all you want to so is warm yourself up with a hot meal. Then what better way to do so than with a hot bowl of chilli? My recipe is perfect for anyone who wants good food but quickly –…

At the moment

Last year when I first started this blog I did monthly favorites, my last one was in June, however, I always found myself struggling to find any more than two or three because let’s be real: how many of us find more than three things per month which we actually like? So as of now,…

Winter warmer: my three ingredient pancakes

It is October, so fall is officially upon us. I know, in the UK we’re not ‘officially’ allowed to call autumn ‘fall’ but to me, there is something rather alluring about it. Being a student it is so easy to fall into bad eating habits because you’re in control of what and when you eat….

What I have packed for Paris

Packing in general has never been my favourite thing to do, it’s the effort of sorting out what you need and what you want to take. Then there is everything from the washing, ironing and folding of clothes, to buying those tiny bottles to transfer shampoo and conditioner into. However over the years I have…

6 items to elevate your wardrobe

Fashion trends come and go, last year we saw the 90’s make a huge return in the form of mom jeans and bumbags, this year – the 70’s is all the rave with flared sleeves and bold patterns. However, it is easy to get lost in the fashion world we live in, where ever decade…

Sticky toffee pudding: a British classic ‘veganised’

Before anyone jumps at me, I am fully aware that ‘veganised’ is not a word in the English dictionary. However it won’t be long before it shall be, we can ‘veganise’ anything: from our decaf-no foam- almond milk latte’s to our desserts (apparently), such as this British classic. I’m not a vegan myself but I…

Walks in Leek

Yesterday myself and two of my coursemates/ best mates decided to venture out of our Uni bubble and take a walk near-by in Leek, Stafford. It started a really lovely day; the sun was shining and in the Midlands, it’s quite a rarity as it is usually raining, but naturally, the sun decided three hours…

How to stay stress-free during the Christmas countdown

The festive season is a stressful time for all, let’s not lie. Whether you are a student with deadlines coming up, working a demanding 9/5 job or a full-time parent trying to craft the ‘perfect Christmas’. Here are some ways to minimize the stress so you can enjoy this festive time.  _ _ _ _…

Butternut squash stroganoff

It’s finally December, which means the advent calendars are out and its the countdown to Christmas – my favourite time of the year! I’m going to do my own version of ‘Blogmas’ which will be a post every other day for the Xmas countdown – I’m going to try my hardest to stick to it but…