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Setting Goals for The New Year – Not a Resolution in Sight

December 31, 2017

I absolutely love the start of a New Year. It feels so full of promise, so full of potential. I always feel like anything is possible. I don’t tend to make New Years resolutions as, quite frankly, I don’t stick to them and I don’t think thats a particular positive start to a year. Instead, I like to make plans and set goals. So, for…

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New Product Discoveries – M&S Advent Calendar

December 29, 2017

I blooming love a beauty/gift advent calendar. I get so excited to see what little gift I get each morning. I think, this years advent calendar was my favourite. In the past, I have had Yankee Candle and Lush, both amazing, but I loved the  variation in the M&S one, and the new brands it introduced me to. Im not going to bore you with…

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Roses and Thorns – My 2017 In a nutshell

December 22, 2017

Have you ever played the game Rose and Thorns? Its where you sit with the people that have experienced the holiday/event/trip etc that you have been on, and say your best parts (Roses) and the not so great (Thorns). If you read my post on things to try to do before the end of 2017, you would have read that one of the things I…

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My Top Five Products of The Year – A 2017 roundup

December 20, 2017

As we come to the closing stages of the year, I thought I would share with you some of my top purchases and discoveries this year. Iv another post about the highlights of my year on a personal level, so this one is focusing on products only. I have definitely not bought as much this year. I had a two month, experimental spending ban, I…

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100 Truths – Challenge Accepted

December 11, 2017

A quick and easy read this one. Just a bit of festive fun, nothing deep here people. I dont tend to usually do any of the tags or blogger award type tags, as, in all honesty, I never understand how they work! When my lovely blogger friend Lauretta from Home and Horizon nominated me for the 100 truths one in her post here, I liked…

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Ten Things to Try to Do before we hit 2018

December 5, 2017

I know, I know, that dosent give you much time, but hear me out….. The end of the year is fast approaching, and I know for many, including me and my family, it hasn’t been the best year. For that reason, I want to try to end it on a high, kind of like a sprinkle of the holy water to exorcise, (only we are…

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An Experience, not just a meal – West Street Vineyard Essex

December 2, 2017

Food, good wine, great company. These are just some of my perfect ingredients for a happy life! Pair all of these with a beautiful location and a restaurant owner that has so much passion for these things it hurts, and you have a partttyyyyyy! A West St meal experience partyyyyyyyy. With Christmas just around the corner, I felt I needed to tell you about this…

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Sometimes, Youve Just Gotta Own Your Shiz

November 26, 2017

Its Cuppa and a chat time people, you know the drill, grab a cuppa, pull up a pew, lets chat… This post is a little bit of introspectiveness. Its about being honest with yourself, and as the title says, sometimes owning your own shiz! Iv mentioned before that I am a big believer in getting down and dirty with your soul. Its about understanding what…

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Eight Reasons Why – I love blogging…..

November 21, 2017

……and a few reasons that it drives me nuts. Blogging, its a funny ole game isn’t it. I blooming love it as it satisfies my love and need to write. What about you? Why do you blog? Id love to hear why you started? These are some of the reasons I love it, feel free to chip in….. 1 – The people I have “met” I…

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Im Kerry, a UK based blogger, floundering my way through my 40's. I mostly blog about travel and lifestyle, but as a lover of life, you could find any snippets of my life and loves

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