• Recipe | Dairy & Gluten free Croissants

    What a beautiful day. I still can’t believe the rays of sunshine swarming the living room; nothing but pure glee. It’s the day after my 22nd Birthday and I couldn’t be happier … I also whipped up these pastries, since going dairy free I’ve produced my very own croissant I can devour. Ingredients: 500g bread flour (use coconut flour for gluten free) 50g caster sugar 10g instant yeast 300g butter (use Pure sunflower butter for dairy free) 1 egg (beaten) 1 tsps of salt Oil (greasing the clingfilm) 300ml cold water Essential equipment: 3 baking trays Clingfilm Parchment paper Method: Prepare the following steps the day/night before: Place the flour,…

  • What I Eat In A Day | Dairy & Gluten Free Edition

    Breakfast: Before I decided to completely cut out both dairy and gluten, I’ve always appreciated a bowl of cereal accompanied by a piece of fruit, (typically banana). Although finding alternatives that suit specific dietary requirements deem challenging, your stomach will thank you for it, (I know mine does). For cereal nowadays I’m really enjoying the GoFree honey flakes by Nestle, (due to the honey they aren’t vegan) but super tasty nonetheless. Once finished I will munch my banana (on the go or I’ll be late for work) and complete my meal with both water and the Naked Green Machine. NOTE-this meal lasts approximately 3-4 hours, anything past that and my…

  • Product regrets | Cosmetics edition

    Welcome back! The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, (disturbing Chris’s beauty sleep); and I’m just about to prepare a wonderful Valentines breakfast. But, before I crack down to business I thought I would discuss ridiculous cosmetics purchases I’ve made previously. Not only were they overpriced, but they didn’t live up to their gargantuan price-point, (in my opinion).Without any further or do, let’s put these products to shame! ARMANI | To Go Cushion Foundation: You may have already noticed, but I’ve previously reviewed this product here on the blog. I wasn’t too kind, bearing in mind I paid £59 (now shot up to £61), it’s utterly bizarre and frustrating…

  • Ultimate Home Abs Workout

    Hello again! Two posts in one day … Now that’s a rare occasion! Although today was considered my “rest day” according to my fitness guide, I couldn’t help but produce more content. It’s been highly requested that I share my ongoing fitness journey across wider platforms; thus the fitness expansion on my blog. Without any further or do, let’s crack onto sculpting those abs! Knee Crunches: How to: Lay flat on your back and bring your knees up until it reaches a 90° angle. Place your hands beside your face and lift yourself towards your knees. Hold for a couple of seconds and return to your starting position. Complete 20 repetitions and 3 sets Assisted…

  • REVIEW | ARMANI TO GO CUSHION FOUNDATION

    Good afternoon Little Ones, happy New Year! Gosh, I bet you’ve heard that time and time again. It’s been a couple of months since I’ve sat down and actually contemplated writing a blog post, it’s not like I don’t have the drive or passion … But my headspace has been hectic. Numerous times I’ve tried to make my words come to life, but unfortunately it’s been rather daunting. Anyhow, you are here for a review so let’s crack into the juicy bits! SKIN TYPE: As mentioned in previous blog posts, I have VERY pale and dry skin … Isn’t that the best combination? Finding a foundation shade that ACTUALLY matches…

  • HAIR TRANSFORMATION

    THE SALON WELWYN Welcome back to yet another blog post, I’ve been cooped up in Cambridge admiring the cobbled bricks, uneasy pathways and homely alleyways. Truth be told, I was trying to vlog my wholesome adventure until my camera decided it was time to sleep, nonetheless I’m sat in another coffee shop letting my thoughts run wild. In other news, I’ve recently transformed my hair (not me personally), after desperately wanting the black to fade away, several stylists managed to work their magic. It wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows, but eventually my dream came true and I couldn’t be happier with the outcome. If you want to check out my…