What I’ve Discovered Recently

Motivational quote print

I’ve had a lot of time to think recently. Thinking used to be something I largely avoided. It came close to terrifying me as much as stepping outside did. At one point in time thinking used to mean simply dwelling. Dwelling on all the bad things of the past, the maybes, the what could have […]

Thornton’s Chocolate

I used to have such a sweet tooth when I was younger and even up until recently I would probably choose to have a main and a dessert over a starter and a main but those tastes do seem to be changing. Sure like everybody there are moments when my body screams that I need […]

The Day I Made A Birthday Cheesecake

My birthday weekend, about a month ago, did not exactly go to plan with half of the weekend being cancelled but instead of wallowing around my partner and I jiggled plans around and as well as going to my favourite cafe for brunch we also worked together (yes friends we can work together sometimes) to make a […]

A Life Update

With it being my birthday, and given a bit of a blogging absence, I figured it was time for a life update a year on from that failed series of goals posts.

My Birthday + Aims For The Year Ahead

It was my birthday yesterday and as a result my Olympics coverage has gone rather array in the last couple of days but as events have neared an end the sports I feel I can contribute anything to have also come to an end. And to add a bit of brightness to this blog the […]

The NFL match (Bills v Jaguars)

On Sunday 25 October the day I had waited months for finally arrived. All the way back at the start of the year I bought tickets to go to Wembley to see Buffalo Bills v Jacksonville Jaguars as a combined main Christmas and birthday present for my partner. We’ve both gone to Wembley before but […]

Benefit Bonanza

When it comes to make-up I am happily the first person to admit I know about the brands and the types but ask me to put it on and I will just stare at you blankly. I understand everything eye related and have got my mascara down to a tee but struggle with winged eyeliner […]