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Trip to the farm!

Trip to the farm!

Hi everyone! I hope you are all well and have been enjoying soaking up the sunshine! With it being such nice weather across the UK, I decided to join my sister on a trip of a farm with the little boy she nannies. She found […]

Trip to London

Trip to London

Hi everyone! I hope you are well and enjoying the summer holidays! I have still been recovering from Ibiza, so I’ve been at work or sleeping on the sofa! So instead of writing about my boring week, I thought I would share with you my […]

Summer in full swing – Part 1

Summer in full swing – Part 1

The last couple of weeks have felt like summer has officially started with the crazy hot and sometimes humid weather. My family came to Brum to watch South Africa’s defeat against New Zealand in the cricket down at Edgbaston, and as that’s not really my thing so I […]

Berlin – Part 2

Berlin – Part 2

Welcome back! (I’m assuming you’ve read Part 1 – if not, click here!) So I left off last week’s post mentioning Charlottenburg Palace which we visited on Friday. For the evening we headed over to Mauerpark (maybe my new favourite place?) for some chilled beers […]

Bars in Brum

Bars in Brum

Birmingham is one of the biggest hubs of nightlife, but is also home to cocktail bars and classy hangouts galore. Because I truly believe I’m Blake Lively in A Simple Favor with a gin martini (or just Blake lively in general) I love a cocktail […]

5 non-English speaking series you must watch

5 non-English speaking series you must watch

The summer is here, and that screams sun, travelling and beer gardens! But still, sometimes we just feel like staying home in our pyjamas all day, including me. One of my favourite plans all year round is to watch Netflix from dawn to dusk, and […]

What’s in my handbag!

What’s in my handbag!

For the past few weeks I’ve been walking around with a holdall juggling work, uni, gym and social life. Everything you could possibly think of was in that bag but now, with assignments in and life calming down, I’ve switched to a handbag and reduced […]

Road trip to the Cotswolds

Road trip to the Cotswolds

During my Easter break, me and my friend Lydia decided to head down to the Cotswolds for a summer’s day out. Now that she can drive (better than I thought actually) we can venture further than taking the dogs for a walk (and yes we […]

Summer Body Ready

Summer Body Ready

Hello, hope everyone is enjoying their Easter break! My last post was all about getting creative on an Easter bake, but now I’m going to do a complete 180 to talk about the things I’ll be doing to get into shape for the summer! First, […]

Cheerleading competitions

Cheerleading competitions

As many people know, I’m part of the UCB Cheerleading society and on March 16 and March 23, we had competitions. This is a huge deal as we have been training for months, learning routines, perfecting backcombing (don’t get me started) and getting organised for […]