Lyons Coffee Bags*

On the go coffee bags

Cafetieres are beautiful to look at, therapeutic to put into action and produce great flavoured coffee but sometimes we just don’t have the time to get involved with one; the time it takes to prepare, to empty and clean up afterwards can take away some of the joy especially if you’re rushing around in the […]

Once Upon A Cheesecake Jars*

Six sided jars with cheesecake inside

Last year for my birthday, I made a cheesecake. It’s one of my absolute favourite desserts to make, to eat and to talk about. So when Croydon Foodies ran a competition on Instagram in association with Once Upon A Cheesecake┬áto win win four jars of cheesecake I was obviously going to cross my fingers and […]

Products I Want To Use Up In 2018 #3

Beauty and lifestyle empties for February 2018

After a fairly good start to my project pan, I feared that February was going to be a really slow month in terms of progress. As we went through the short month products just kept coming to an end, especially given using certain products increasingly became part of my routine. Product usage still is not […]

Anatomicals Face Masks*

Who doesn’t love a good face mask session right? In fact it’s one of the few beauty related things that my partner and I can do together which makes it that little bit better and more enjoyable too! Maybe those that mask together stay together? So recently we decided to give these Anatomical face masks […]

M&S Chocolate Bars

Four Fairtrade chocolate bars

Sometimes there is nothing quite as comforting as sitting down with a cup of tea and a couple of squares of chocolate. It isn’t something that I often do but when I do it feels like the world around me has paused and everything is that little bit more calm and joyful. I will admit […]

Products I Want To Use Up In 2018 #2

Beauty product empties

I went so classy with where to store my empties. After building up a few here and a few there I grabbed the first thing that I could see that would contain items and maintain kind of upright on the large chest of drawers; a Primark bag. It should at least last well until I […]

Naked Noodle Pots

Multiple pots of naked noodles

When it comes to lunch, I am terribly lazy and claim to be too busy to stop and eat something. To some extent the statement is true and especially as everybody else flocks out of their offices around the same time to queue at the microwave and get all the condiments in sight and reheating […]