Lifestyle

The place where I blog about other things including events, fashion, and home.

I’ve been to the ballet a couple of times at the Birmingham Hippodrome but last night my husband and I were truly captivated by what we went to see. Coppélia. A comedic story with laugh out loud moments as well as graceful dancing that casts a serene silence over its audience. I hadn’t been sure what to expect from this evening but I know that this was the performance that made me fall in love with ballet. Coppélia is a…

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Working from home and having my desk in the open plan kitchen-living room means that I am in a strong committed relationship with my kettle. I make various teas throughout my working day and from time to time I treat myself to a coffee. But my dislike for instant coffee means that I usually head out to enjoy an almond milk latte or a soy latte over ice when the weather is warmer. Recently though, we got a Krups coffee…

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  Since hurting my back in February, I have been struggling to work at my old desk so we got a sit-stand desk from Ikea. It is brilliant as it means that I can move it to suit me when I feel well enough to work. My neck and arm pain prevent me from working great lengths of time and I have to maintain a disciplined approach of working little and often whilst I am rehabilitated after my back injury. To…

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My relationship with supplements began around ten years ago and Seven Seas has been a brand that I’ve turned to repeatedly over that decade. Their supplements are easy to get hold of at Boots, Superdrug 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 simply an extension of my obsession with finding ingredients in my beauty products that work effectively and benefit my skin.…

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This beautiful Radley handbag has been adding some cheer to my Spring wardrobe. I love the colour and the design is really cute with the front pocket and both top handles and a shoulder strap. My mother in law generously gifted this to me and I am thrilled as it is the perfect spring handbag. The bags fits loads in and due to its structured design, it doesn’t look out of shape when I’ve filled it to the brim! This…

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