October Favourites

Yes I know we are now over half wah through November however another month has gone by so here is a new months worth of favourites. 1. Barry M Liquid Lipstick I have been testing out liquid lipsticks for months looking for the right one. For me a good liquid lipstick needs to have good […]

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Happy Lushoween!

Happy Halloween everybody! I promise this post has 0 tricks and a lot of treats. So a little while ago I made a post about how I had never used Lush products before and reviewed some of my first experiences. Since ordering and reviewing most of that first box of bath time goodies I have […]

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Bonfire Night & Pumpkin Carving

So you’ve probably read the title, seen the date, sung yourself the rhym and now you’re thinking to yourself ‘but Ava wait, bonfire night isn’t until the 5th of November’. Well my friends you would be correct however every year, on the last Saturday of October my former home town has it’s annual bonfire festivities. […]

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Ginger Autumn Leaf Cake

One of the most prominent aspects of autumn is it’s leaves and there’s nothing like ginger cake to warm the soul, so here is a ginger cake that’s got some autumn flair. Ingredients 60g Butter 125g Golden Syrup 100g Plain Flour 25g Self Raising Flour 1tsp Bicarb of Soda 1tsp of Ground Ginger 100g Caster […]

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Living with Depression (An Update)

As some of you will know, when I first started this blog a couple of months ago I was signed off work with depression. I had, had a complete breakdown at work, gone to my doctors, who referred me to a specialist, who officially told me I was struggling with depression. This blog came about […]

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Autumn Tag 2017

Now we are in October the autumnal vibes are in full swing with many bloggers partaking in blogtober. Although I am way too busy and my life is far too messy to actually be a part of blogtober I have seen this tag going around and wanted to give it a go, so here it […]

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Chicken, Courgette & Mushroom Bake

This is a great dish now we are getting into colder months and really fills the spot. Ingredients 1 Chicken Breast 1 Courgette A Handful of Mushrooms Tomato Sauce Cheese Baking Dish Cut up your courgette and mushrooms to your desired size and place them around the outside and along the bottom of the dish. […]

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Wednesday Walks in the Woods.

Sometime it’s good to get back to nature and a good walk through the woods can be good for both the body and the soul. I am quite lucky, living in the south of England that I’m never more than a 5-10 minute drive from nature. It never ceases to amaze me how one minute […]

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Hello September

Although the official first day of the new season isn’t until the 22nd of September, a lot of people see today as the first day of autumn. They begin to notice the sun starting to set earlier and that the leaves have already started to change and fall. scattering leaves of fiery red and orange […]

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