'13 Reasons Why', the new and successful Netflix original series that has everyone talking! But why? What makes this show so special? What makes it different? Why is it THE MOST tweeted about show this year? Why is it such an important show, especially for teens and young people, across the globe? If you don't … Continue reading How ’13 Reasons Why’ has helped me.
Today’s post is a long one, but bear with me. I have been doing a Substance Misuse module at university, and it has had me thinking about how different societies view different substances and addictions and what needs to be changed. What I and millions of other people will see and hear about addicts everyday … Continue reading Lets Talk About Addiction
In November I was unable to post much due to personal reasons, including missing my monthly book review. So for the month of December you get 2! The Muse by Jessie Burton and Five Go Parenting from the new adult Enid Blyton collection. The Muse Although I have not yet read Jessie Burtons previous book … Continue reading December 2016: The Muse & Five Go Parenting!
Presents, trees, decorations, family and best of all... Christmas dinner and the desserts that come afterwards! If you love brownies and candy canes, then you'll love these super squishy, minty chocolatey (but not too chocolatey) treats! Perfect last minute bakes for the festive season. Ingredients 185g unsalted butter 85g plain flour 50g cocoa powder 50g … Continue reading Candy Cane Brownies!
I haven't had much of a chance to post lately, I have just had so much going on in my life that I had to put my blog on the back burner briefly. However, I hope to get back into the swings of things for the new year, starting with this post! Pinterest is … Continue reading 12 super cute last minute Christmas ideas!
This months book of the month comes from award winning and best selling author John Green. By now everyone has heard of The Fault In Our Stars, especially since the incredibly successful release of the movie in 2014, but how many people have read the book? You might be reading this and thinking "a lot!" … Continue reading October 2016: The Fault In Our Stars!
With Christmas less than 3 months away, retailers and department stores all across the country are getting their Christmas displays ready, elves are building santas grottos and everybody is getting ready to buy one of my favourite things during the Christmas season, advent calendars. While the thought of a little chocolate treat every morning of … Continue reading Advent Calendars: Top 12 for the countdown to Christmas.
Unlike the vast majority of Audrey Hepburn books out there, 'What Would Audrey Do?' is a guide as opposed to the usual biography. While it does talk about Audrey's life and relationships, it also uses them to create a book that can help you make your way through life with her grace, wisdom and sophistication. … Continue reading September 2016: What Would Audrey Do?
I love cakes! I also loving making them, especially if strawberries are involved, am I right? This months favourite recipe is Waitrose's simple strawberry tarts with white chocolate. They're super cute, easy to make and perfect for summer picnics, or just as a little sweet treat! They're great for children and adults alike. Serves 6. … Continue reading July Favourites: Recipe!
I LOVE planners! They are one of my favourite things to own, especially when they look really cute or you can customise them. I'm not going to lie though, a lot of the time I do slack off when it come to filling them in and I HATE that about myself but I'm trying to … Continue reading July Favourites: Planners!