Top 15 – September

Wow this month flew in!  Check out my top 15 favourite obsessions for September, they range from books to beauty. 1. Book I absolutely loved this second instalment from Louise Pentland, following Robin Wilde’s life, with ups and downs and some sensitive topics covered it really was a fantastic read! 2. Savoury Recipe This beefContinue reading “Top 15 – September”

Recipe: Chocolate & Raspberry Vegan Brownies

These brownies from Lucy Watson’s recipe book Feed Me Vegan are absolutely delicious, so easy and quick to make and as an added bonus you don’t need a lot of fancy, expensive ingredients; most of these I had around the house.  I brought these into work and everyone loved them, had no idea they wereContinue reading “Recipe: Chocolate & Raspberry Vegan Brownies”

Recipe: Beef Kofta Curry with Sag Aloo

Struggled to find the recipe of this Hello Fresh meal online so I’m writing it up for you all off the card I received with my delivery ages ago now.  So let me get to it, here’s the recipe, (with a few tweaks as I can’t remember all the exact amounts that came in theContinue reading “Recipe: Beef Kofta Curry with Sag Aloo”

Soup

This week I made the most delicious soup/chowder. I had spotted my lovely fellow blogger Karen from @the.days.of.a.recklesshen and very kindly she shared the recipe with me. It was so delicious and easy to make I wanted to share it with you too. So if you’d like to try out this Sweetcorn Chowder just clickContinue reading “Soup”

Culture Night Belfast 18

Friday night Mum and I headed into the city aka Belfast to enjoy Culture Night 2018. Culture Night has been going on in the city for 10 years now, this year ‘Our tenth incarnation features some fine artwork by the hugely talented Holly Pereira. Holly’s re-imagining of ’60s psychedelia for for Culture Night chimes perfectlyContinue reading “Culture Night Belfast 18”

AT THE MOVIES

Read about my first time at the 1950’s inspired Tudor Cinema in Northern Ireland to watch The Greatest Showman; all in aid of fundraising for Marie Curie, North Down. A while ago mum had said to me to keep Thursday 13th September free and to be back down home in Bangor; we were heading toContinue reading “AT THE MOVIES”

Gin Tour & Tasting

A couple of Saturday’s ago I spent my afternoon tasting local gin and touring the distillery with my best friend, what better way to spend a Saturday?! We are both gin fans and had never been to a gin distillery before. I have to say we had an absolute ball, one of the best toursContinue reading “Gin Tour & Tasting”

Insta Roundup

Just in case you missed it, check out this weeks insta round up. Want to follow me then click the link below. Xx @mrs_ds_lifestyle

Dear Diary

Thursday 6th Sept 2018 Dear Diary Oh boy do I miss home, sounds stupid seeing as I’m sitting down at home in my childhood home and my Mum’s house right now. Summer seems to have just disappeared, I feel like I was barely back down home in Bangor and so much has changed. There areContinue reading “Dear Diary”

BELFAST FASHION WEEK AW18 LAUNCH

Friday afternoon I headed down to the Fitzwilliam Hotel in Belfast for the launch of the 26th Season of Belfast Fashion Week and AW18 (Autumn/Winter 2018). I was really excited to head down and see the new trends. As well as being excited to see all the new looks I was looking forward to visitingContinue reading “BELFAST FASHION WEEK AW18 LAUNCH”