A view of the house from the garden back in 2008. Changed a bit now as some of the trees have gone

Retirement to France

No, unfortunately I'm not talking about myself retiring. As much as I'd love to be able to retire at 33 I'm just not that successful! I've put up plenty of posts stating I'm visiting my parents in France and won't be able to respond for a week so I thought it about time I explained … Continue reading Retirement to France

Reflections on: relationships

I had one of those random, out of the blue dreams last night about someone I rarely speak to now then woke up and couldn't get back to sleep for ages (thanks Niall with your snoring). It just got me thinking about the 4 major romantic relationships I've had and what they meant to me. … Continue reading Reflections on: relationships

Left to right: Carnation Lily Lily Rose, Symphony in Green and Gold, Nocturne, Symphony in Blue and Silver

A England – Sargent’s Vision collection

Coverage: 1 coat for Nocture, 3 coats for the others Drying time: 1 - 2 minutes Finish: Holographic on all shades Hardwearing: Symphony in Green and Gold - 4 days without chips, rest to be tested Another beautiful collection from Adina. I feel this one is quite a bit different to the others as well, … Continue reading A England – Sargent’s Vision collection

Thoughts on my first week of the reset

I don't intend to do a weekly update but I thought I might as well this first week and whenever I do feel I have something to chat about. So how have I done? Pretty well I think. I definitely needed a new set of goals, smaller and more manageable to help get my head … Continue reading Thoughts on my first week of the reset

Motivation to lose weight

Health and fitness – May 2017

Here we go, the reset that I mentioned in my last health and fitness post. Obviously the starting stats aren't going to be great, that's the point of needing this reset but it will make it look better when I succeed this time, right? As I said in the previous post, I'm going to include … Continue reading Health and fitness – May 2017

Bliss Kiss nail oil - my nail saviour!

How to: refill your Bliss Kiss nail oil pen

I'm currently trying to keep my nails in perfect condition as I'm awaiting a new A England collection and need them long and beautiful to show off the swatches. My main way of doing this is to use lots of Bliss Kiss nail oil on them (check out my review here) and I've been meaning … Continue reading How to: refill your Bliss Kiss nail oil pen

A England nail polish 2017 promo