Beauty · Style

5 Ways I Use Coconut Oil (almost) Every Day

I talked last week about how to start your skin on its journey towards being healthy and glowing from the inside, but now it's time to see what we can do from the outside. Y'all on the coconut oil train, right? If not, seriously, you need to give it a go! I’ve been using coconut… Continue reading 5 Ways I Use Coconut Oil (almost) Every Day

Life · Wellness

Keeping your spirits up, when your body is down

Asthma, hayfever, random stomach bugs – I seem to have had it all over the past few weeks and I feel as though I am a mere husk of myself. Although I typically have a rather strong constitution, because my immune system is currently compromised due to my asthma and hayfever (thanks a lot summer!),… Continue reading Keeping your spirits up, when your body is down

Beauty · Style

Beautiful Skin Starts from Within

In case you didn’t already know: I am obsessed with skincare in the constant search for beautiful skin. Now, beautiful skin isn’t about it being completely flawless without colour or character: just because you have freckles, scars, moles, birthmarks or a line or two, doesn’t mean your skin isn’t beautiful. Beautiful skin is healthy skin:… Continue reading Beautiful Skin Starts from Within

Diary · Life · Moving · Travel

The Real Reason I left Australia

Well, we’re into the second month of Summer here in Scotland and it is absolutely bucketing with rain outside. Oh, and the temperature also hasn’t risen about 18C in about 2 weeks, and the forecast today is for a high of 15C. Summer indeed! Anyhoo, with this beautiful weather in mind, I’m more often than… Continue reading The Real Reason I left Australia

Beef & Lamb · Entertaining / Party Food · Food · Main Meals · Recipe

Oven Baked Lamb Kofta

You ever have those weekends where you have oodles of plans, but none of it comes to fruition because of one small, tiny, factor? Yeah, that was my weekend. After walking for too long in the incorrect footwear (i.e. no heels) on Saturday, I hurt my hips quite badly meaning a day or sofa-rest as… Continue reading Oven Baked Lamb Kofta

Life · Summer · Wellness

What is Summertime SADness?

My closest friends know that summer-me is grumpy-me: I can’t tolerate the heat, I withdraw into myself, and grow grumpy and irritable as well as starting to doubt not only myself, but everything around me. However, the moment it rains my mood brightens almost instantly. Come winter I have energy to spare, and a bright… Continue reading What is Summertime SADness?