My personal consumption of tea has gone up the longer that I have spent working from home. It is one of those things that was pretty inevitable as I have a fondness for tea anyway. T2 Tea is a company that I have come across before when I was in Australia so I was pretty excited to see it land right on my doorstep (finally) with the launch of their Bullring store. I was invited in to have a tea…

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I was sceptical that a silk pillowcase would benefit my skin and hair in any way. So when Silkskin offered me one to try, I thought it would be worth suspending that scepticism for a month to experience it for myself. The Silkskin pillowcase* is white and fits most standard pillows. It suits my Tempur pillow fine with a bit of space to spare in fact. It feels really cool to the touch so is lovely to use at the…

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I co-run Brum Bloggers with Laura and arrange meet-ups that can vary. We headed to the launch of the 1580 restaurant, a contemporary Indian in Erdington with the aim of having a first look at the restaurant, catch up with some of our bloggers and to tweet up a storm about the event. Living in the city centre of Birmingham has somewhat spoilt me as I can walk to most events. It’s great for getting my FitBit steps goal and…

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This post features an advertisement for Seven Seas. All views and words are my own. See my full disclaimer below. My relationship with supplements began around ten years ago and Seven SeasĀ has been a brand that I’ve turned to repeatedly over that decade. Their supplements are easy to get hold of at Boots, SuperdrugĀ or the supermarket and it’s a brand that my parents trusted when I was a child, so I feel safe with them. My curiosity around supplements is…

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Tacos and Mexican food generally are great for me as a dairy-free diner. It’s easy to load food with a mix salsas, sauces and guacamole to create something so satisfyingly tasty to please everyone. Though the exception might be if you’re not a fan of eating messily with your hands. The Plough in Harborne now offers Boca Grande tacos on Wednesdays. This menu of tacos is accompanied by a table heaving with such an anxiety-inducing amount of choice of chilli…

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