The day of love has come around again. Heart shaped chocolates are on the shelves in the shops, romantic movies are out in the cinema (Fifty Shades, anyone?) and the colour red is splattered just about everywhere. If you have a valentine but not a lot of money, then this blog post is for you. I’ve… Read More 10 Low Budget Date Ideas for Valentine’s Day
We can all do with some motivational quotes every now and then, and who better to listen to than the one and only Morgan Freeman? Not only is he one of the world’s greatest actors, he has the most low-pitched, deep and calming voice which is instantly recognisable. The legend has spoken some very wise… Read More 10 Morgan Freeman Quotes that will Inspire, Motivate and Move You
If you’ve come to the end of January and succeeded in not breaking your new year diet, then well done you! I wish I could say I stuck to mine….but after two weeks of eating what felt like nothing, I gave in and ate all the left-over chocolates from Christmas. And, you guessed it, I… Read More 20 Healthy Foods to Snack on Instead of Chocolate
It’s the beginning of January and as always, there are so many fitness guides, apps, DVDs and books on offer which are “guaranteed to get you into shape.” We’ve heard it all before though, right? We buy the DVD, we feel really motivated and promise ourselves to stick to it every day…but after a few… Read More 5 Reasons Why You Need To Download The ‘Shape Up With Gabby Allen’ App Now!
Did you know that visualisation is one of the most powerful mind exercises you can do? They say that if you envision your goals, you’re more likely to achieve them. So when I woke up this morning, on Monday 1st January 2018, I smiled to myself as I thought of all the goals I want… Read More Why Creating a Vision-Board will Make 2018 Your Best Year Yet
I wasn’t planning on writing a New Year’s Eve post as I have big plans for some New Year content, but then I realised that instead of completely focusing on 2018, I should show some appreciation for my 2017 and all the things I achieved and lessons I learned. I started 2017 extremely miserable, stuck… Read More How My 2017 Turned Out To Be A Year Of Growth, Life Lessons And Love
It’s 2 weeks until Christmas Day! I actually can’t believe how bloody fast this year has gone. In 3 weeks time it’ll be New Year’s Day. Crazy, right?! Now if you’re anything like me, you’d have bought all your Christmas presents last month (or the month before that) and wrapped them all up in sparkly… Read More 20 Christmas Gifts Under £20
It’s that time of year again, when movies like Love Actually, It’s A Wonderful Life and Miracle on 34th Street are being shown on our television screens. Now, I LOVE those movies. In fact, I love all Christmas movies and I even start watching them in September. But Christmas is about spending time with your… Read More 10 NON-Christmas Films You Need To Watch This Christmas
It’s finally the 1st December (woohoo!) and all of my Christmas decorations are up in my home. Okay, so I put them up last week but who cares? You can only do it once a year! And as it’s the first day of Blogmas I thought it would be the perfect time to show you… Read More Turn Your Home into Santa’s Grotto this Christmas…on a Budget!
The holiday season is finally upon us (woo!) and I couldn’t be more excited! The festive decorations, the Christmas songs, the winter parties, the family gatherings, the gifts, mulled wine, candy-canes…need I go on? Christmas really is my favourite time of year as everybody seems in such a good mood and there are so many… Read More 12 Fitness Quotes to Keep You Motivated This Christmas