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Nars Cruella Velvet Matte Lip Pencil
Beauty

NARS Cruella Velvet Matte Lip Pencil Review

NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Cruella – £22 Another red lipstick from NARS! This time in the colour “Cruella”, which is described on the NARS website as being “a passionate scarlet red”. I would agree with that description. It’s a deep, bold blue-based…

August 9, 2019
Columbia Road Flower Market
London

Columbia Road Flower Market London

In the early hours of Sunday morning, Columbia Road in Bethnal Green, London, comes fully into bloom. Market stalls are set up and you can pick up any type of plant or flower your heart desires. The stalls are decorated with the flowers that…

August 9, 2019
The Cactus Sarah Haywood
Books

The Cactus – Sarah Haywood Review

First of all, I know you should never judge a book by its cover, but can we take a second to appreciate the cover of The Cactus by Sarah Haywood. I love it! The Cactus follows the life of Susan Green, a 45-year-old Londoner…

July 26, 2019
NARS Mata Hari Blush
Beauty

NARS Mata Hari Blush Review

NARS Mata Hari blush – 4.8g £25 I have had NARS Mata Hari blush in my collection for a long time now, so it was well overdue a review! NARS Mata Hari is a matte cool mid-pink blush – because sometimes you don’t want…

July 24, 2019
Lemon Poppy seed muffins
Recipes

Lemon and Poppy Seed Muffin Recipe

In the summer when I fancy something sweet, I always veer towards light and fruity desserts, and to me there is no better smell than fresh lemon zest, and smelling it in the summer is particularly invigorating. These low-fat healthy(ish) lemon and poppy seed…

July 23, 2019
Brick Lane Street Art
London

Brick Lane London Street Art

I work near Brick Lane in east London and it’s famous for its street art. It features work from Banksy and Ben Eine and provides such a wonderful, colourful backdrop to the City. It’s such a contrast having Brick Lane on the edges of…

July 22, 2019
REN Micro Polish Cleanser
Beauty

REN Micro Polish Cleanser review

The REN Micro Polish Cleanser is a two-in-one formula that promises to cleanse and exfoliate at the same time. REN’s Micro Polish Cleanser is made from natural ingredients, and uses glycolic acid found in pineapple to exfoliate in conjuction with the crushed amber beads…

July 21, 2019
Spitalfields Market London
London

Spitalfields Market London

Spitalfields has to be one of my favourite markets in London. It’s nestled between Bishopsgate to the west and Commercial Street to the east. You have Brick Lane and Shoreditch nearby, and it’s a popular spot for City workers to grab lunch at during…

July 19, 2019