THE AUTUMN EDIT #11 & #12

THE AUTUMN EDIT #11 & #12

Happy Sunday my little elves… not many sleeps now hey! Who else is feeling tinsely and festive?! As usual its been a busy old few weeks and I am looking forward to relaxing over the holidays and taking a chill when the new year rolls in. I’ve had so much on that I didn’t even get to post an Autumn Edit last Sunday so here is 2 rolled into 1. Last Sunday I missed the mark as was too busy in Manchester picking up my uncle and his family who…

BREAKING THE SOLO BRUNCHING TABOO – 19 CAFE BAR – MANCHESTER

BREAKING THE SOLO BRUNCHING TABOO – 19 CAFE BAR – MANCHESTER

As I’ve got older there is something I’ve learnt to do more and more. That is to enjoy my company. A little bit of self-indulgence and giving myself some me time! I must admit it took a while. I remember I always used to find it odd when my dad would head to a restaurant and dine alone or go gigging solo! I’d always thought to myself – what a strange man not wanting to share those experiences with friends. However, now I get it! He adores music and seeing…

TOP TIPS FOR A HEALTHIER CHRISTMAS

TOP TIPS FOR A HEALTHIER CHRISTMAS

Its coming around to that time of year again. Where the air is constantly filled with delicious sweet scents of mulled wine and warming spices. The streets are filled with the temptation of vibrant Christmas markets and their delectable offerings. Not to mention all those Christmas ads that we eagerly wait for urging us to indulge and give rein to the Christmas belly. For many of us, we spend the year making a conscious effort to maintain a healthy lifestyle. We put work in at the gym and take caution…

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: ECO WARRIOR

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: ECO WARRIOR

This past year global warming, climate change and the environment has been top of the talking list. Blur Planet has a lot to do with people realising that we have to start doing more to protect our planet.  Like many I have been trying to reduce my plastic use and make more eco-friendly choices. If you know someone like me then I have the perfect gifts for you in our final guide, the eco warrior. Weed it and reap! Now, these are the cutest things ever and perfect for the…

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDES: TRENDY TRAVELLER

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDES: TRENDY TRAVELLER

Happy humpday all. Everyone else just feeling ready for a big long break to relax and chill? Glad I am not the only one! I can’t wait to have nothing to do – that is never really the case with me unfortunately. Anyways moving swiftly on to the penultimate post in our gift guide series. This one here is for the trendy traveller. So, if you know anyone like me with itchy feet and constantly on the move, or love jetting off to exotic places then hopefully you can grab…

THE AUTUMN EDIT #10

THE AUTUMN EDIT #10

I swear down I feel like I say it’s been a busy one this week – but it seriously has and welcome to my non stop life. One thing I need to try to do in the New Year is just slow down a little. Even though I’ve been busy there is not much to report in this weeks Autumn Edit so we shall make our tenth instalment speedy. This week has been rather testing for me. We had our last week of placement and are now back in lectures…

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: BOOZY BABES

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: BOOZY BABES

Time to get into the holiday spirit… literally with our next gift guide. You will be prosec-ho-ho-hoing all the way through Christmas knowing you have the pressies all wrapped up for your boozy babes. We have a great selection of tipples to warm the hearts of your fave drinking buddies. Home brewing is all the rage right now – and why shouldn’t it be? Staying in is the new going out so take pride and enjoy your freshly made beer from the comfort of your own home. This ‘Pub at Home‘…

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: GEEK CHIC

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: GEEK CHIC

You guessed it! Time for another gift guide and we’re focusing on geek chic. So, if you’re homing into the hipster and looking for stylish accessories for the smart then this is the post for you! We have a whole range of items that will give your loved one the edge whilst keeping on trend.     First up, for any budding photographer there is the Polaroid Snap. Fab for any retro fan – this recreates the magic of classic instant photography – the newest way to snap, print, and share…

THE AUTUMN EDIT #9

THE AUTUMN EDIT #9

It’s time for another Autumn Edit, and it’s been a fairly quiet week. This week has been my last week on my first placement and it was a very sad Friday for me. I’ve absolutely loved it and it has completely solidified that I am doing the right thing. We got cards and gifts and merit certificates! It’s going to be so strange heading into uni tomorrow and in honesty I am not looking forward to it! On another note my weekend however, has been jam-packed ha! Let’s take a look….

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: FOODIE FIENDS

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE: FOODIE FIENDS

Ola it’s Friday and hope everyone is ready for the weekend?! It’s time for another post and another gift guide this time one for the foodie fiends. Literally my favourite thing to write about, like ever. So, if you know anyone like me and all they do is think about food, dream about food and eat food then I have some fab present ideas!   Some of my proudest creations I have made come from cookbooks, and although I can’t take the credit for them they have been the tastiest…