With Summer (and my holidays) coming up, I've been scouring every shop - online and street for some form of holiday clothes. It's been such a struggle to find something that's not jumpers and jeans! Missguided, ASOS and Boohoo threw me a line (one week before my holiday!) and I managed to find some … Continue reading Holiday Haul 2017
After my attempt at a Mother's Day cake recently, I decided I needed to go back to basics for Easter and made a Creme Egg Rocky Road using Taming Twins' recipe (her's was much prettier than mine, of course!). To make this Creme Egg Rocky Road: Heat 150g of butter over a pan, once … Continue reading Easter Baking
I suffer with anxiety. The word "anxiety', I feel, has become a flippant statement in the same way being "depressed" has. People using the word anxious to describe something they're nervous or apprehensive about has watered down the strong, uncontrollable feelings that can debilitate some anxiety sufferers. This in my opinion has made it … Continue reading The A Word
So, it was Mother's Day yesterday and I decided to do something a bit more special than just getting my Mum a card and gracing her with my presence (how could I possibly top that?!). Flowers. Food. Cake. That's how I could top it! Flowers have literally taken over the house. … Continue reading Disastrous Baking & Fancy Food // Mother’s Day
I've been seeing the Benefit They're Real! Big Sexy Lip Kit everywhere - Instagram, Facebook, even Snapchat, so of course I ended up caving and bought the mini set. They promise fuller lips thanks to a combined lip-liner & lipstick, with the darker shade defining your lip line. The mini set includes … Continue reading Is The Hype ‘Real’?
It's about time I properly introduced myself! Here's 15 Q&As all about me... 1. Full Name: Sophie Marie Greatbanks 2. Zodiac Sign: I'm a typical Pisces through and through - compassionate, artistic, fearful - bit of an introvert. I'm not a huge believer of astrology but I do like to have a read of my … Continue reading Get To Know Me…
With my birthday being this month, I decided to fully treat myself (might have gone a bit overboard - there was a new delivery to the house almost everyday) and here's some of my favourite deliveries! So, here's just three products that I'm loving this month: My Eyeliner used to take me at … Continue reading February Favorites
It was my birthday this week - the ripe old age of 24! I love using my birthdays to look back on the previous year and reflect on how far I've come. This time last year I was unemployed, on the dole and unable to see how this would ever change. The day after … Continue reading One Year Older, One Year Wiser?…