Happy New Year!

Happy New Year everyone! Phil and I had so much fun last night, our wee party for 2. I’m not really one for setting myself goals or doing New Year Resolutions, because I always end up forgetting them or breaking them, I think there has only ever been one year that I actually completed them.Continue reading “Happy New Year!”

Halloween Baking

So it’s half term, yup a whole week off with the kids for Halloween.  Already panicking about what to do to keep them occupied?  How about some fun, quick and easy family baking?  Here are some of my tried and tested recipes and a new one that I picked up from BBC Good Food thatContinue reading “Halloween Baking”

RECIPE: Chocolate Bark

Definitely one of my quickest and easiest Halloween baking recipes and absolutely perfect for the kids.  The only real adult involvement is the melting of chocolate, then let the kids go wild with the rest.  You can also decide on what ever chocolate or toppings you want, there is no right or wrong, but IContinue reading “RECIPE: Chocolate Bark”

DO BALLS DO DONEGAL

Last week of my Summer hols (basically had a month in and a month off) and Phil and I decided last minute to book a few days away. Nothing fancy as we can’t afford it with saving for the wedding. So a Groupondeal later and we are off to Donegal. Take a look at whatContinue reading “DO BALLS DO DONEGAL”

In the Highlands 

Last weekend I had the most fantastic time in the Highlands of Scotland for a wedding and long weekend. My first time in Inverness and my first authentic Scottish wedding. My long weekend started off with me getting my hair cut and coloured by the fabulous Hayley in Headrush in Bangor.  Loving my grey hair,Continue reading “In the Highlands “

Nailed it

Looking for a quick and easy nail art design for the Christmas Party Period, why not try these? I used two Model’s Own polishes, something dark and something metallic and shimmery for the party season. The dark base colour is model’s own ‘In The Navy’ – NP012 and the spots are the model’s own ‘Champagne’Continue reading “Nailed it”

Happy Halloween 🎃

Happy Halloween everyone, hope you’re having a fab night, here’s what I’m up to My costume. . . Day of the Dead sugar skull 💀 and step by step here’s how I got the look I then teamed my makeup with my little black retro dress I have my nail stickers from Sainsburys We alsoContinue reading “Happy Halloween 🎃”

Little tourists in a big city – Game of Bols anyone?

Alongside the Icebar and The Heineken Experience we spend Saturday at The House of Bols. I had been before, the last time I went to Amsterdam and absolutely loved it so we had to go again!!! We booked our tickets online through their website , because we pre-booked it we got a 10% discount soContinue reading “Little tourists in a big city – Game of Bols anyone?”

Little tourists in a big city – Ice, ice baby!

When I remembered there was an icebar in Amsterdam I just had to go and luckily Sarah was up for it too! Neither of us had ever been before but wanted to try it out, we met a few people at different spots around Amsterdam who recommended it too so we were busting to tryContinue reading “Little tourists in a big city – Ice, ice baby!”

I’m back

Home after an amazing time away recreating new memories in Amsterdam with my best friend!!! Feet are swollen and sore, leg muscles are mahoosive and I’ve hundreds of pictures to edit and sort.  I will try my best to get some of them up on my instagram account and sort out some blogs, I’ve soContinue reading “I’m back”