I saw this knit from Mango in the sale and just had to pick it up. Its been a while since I owned a long cardigan like this and just loved the pattern and colour. It is perfect for keeping warm without having to throw on a big coat, and can be worn indoors or out. It is ‘one size fits all’ and I have always loved the oversized effect,…

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LIFESTYLE

VALENTINES DATE JAR

For Valentines this year I decided to create something a little more personal, suitable for those of us on a budget! I thought the idea of a ‘date jar’ was really sweet. I bought a kilner jar online and filled it with date ideas written down on pieces of red card. Some of the ideas included: Cinema Pizza night His dinner choice Her dinner choice She cooks He cooks Board…

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GLUTEN FREE

GLUTEN FREE CLASSIC PANCAKES

Pancake day is here! Yay! I love pancakes and have found eating gluten free, if you have the right recipes, you never have to miss out on the fun! My favourite filling might have to be nutella, but I am a sucker for maple syrup and the classic lemon and sugar too. If you follow me on instagram you will have seen me post last years recipe – gluten free…

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FASHION

FAUX FUR & SCARF COMBOS

So obviously the cold hasn’t left us just yet, as much as I wish it was already summer (I am such a sun worshipper). I was watching the snow on the news recently which reminded me that it is only February and I can’t get excited about throwing on a bikini just yet. So I decided to throw together a cute / cosy winter look, with two different faux fur…

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LIFESTYLE

GIFT IDEAS FOR HIM – VALENTINES

Men can be difficult to buy for, as I am sure many of you know, I have definitely struggled over the years! So I thought it might be a good idea to jot down a few gift ideas to give a little inspiration as Valentines Day is just around the corner. Portable speaker – The tinny noise that can come out of a phone when he plays his music out…

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GLUTEN FREE

GLUTEN FREE PINEAPPLE UPSIDE DOWN CAKE

I saw this cake online and just had to make a gluten free version. I love the idea of fruit combined within cake, the moisture it brings is delicious, especially when gluten free can usually be quite dry. When I tested this out on a few of my friends they said they couldn’t even tell it was gluten free, and of course that is always the aim. I love the…

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FASHION

CHECK & LEATHER

I picked up this shirt in the Mango sale and I have been loving it. I had been looking for a new check shirt, one which was a little different, not too bright and a very wearable, everyday shirt. I loved the colours and the fabric is very thin, meaning that it will be great as we transition into spring / summer. I paired it with leather look leggings and boots to create…

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