• Dealing with the Instagram pressure

    Over Summer I found myself taking a step back from social media… of course, I didn’t completely forgo my online life, but I found that posting to Instagram which use to be my favourite SM site becoming a bit of a chore. I was desperate to have a really cool Instagram layout that looked curated but still managed to be organic and authentic. I use to really enjoy taking photos, I use to think I was quite alright at it. People would compliment me on them it was something I really enjoyed. However, I soon found that I wasn’t happy with my photos like I was used too.  I would ask myself…

  • A Trip To Callander

    One of my favourite things about Summer and the longer days is jumping in the car and going to discover different places – One Summer day we found ourselves in Callander a town located in Perthshire I haven’t been to Callander in my adult life so was excited to have a wander. I’m a fan of quaint wee towns that hold on to an old fashion vibe. Brimmed with cute little shops, pubs, and cafes we stumbled upon a sweetie shop filled with all the old sweets I remember from my childhood and numerous flavours of rock.    Amazingly, I was able to stop myself from filling a large bag…

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    What I’ve Been Reading Lately…

    It has been over a year since I last wrote up a book review and for the last few months, I have had my nose in a book constantly I thought I’d give you a little Mini review of a few books I have read recently. I am a big lover of women’s fiction but I also like a good crime/thriller novel too.   I’m going to start with Mark Edwards a British author who writes thrillers, what I really enjoy about his books is he likes to write about scary stories but with situations that could actually happen to any person. His novel The Magpies I read a couple of…

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    Be Summer Ready With Nivea

    Well, who would have thought it that us, the UK are having proper Summer weather that has lasted longer than one whole day? Maybe soon we can stop calling it a heatwave and just call it Summer. We’re always so cheated, aren’t we?  So whether you’re jetting off to somewhere lovely or enjoying the sunshine at home it is important to make sure that we protect ourselves from the Sun because although it feels lovely on our skin it is also very dangerous.  Skin cancer is the 5th most common cancer in the UK so it is so important to take care of our skin not only during the moments…