Autumn in Scotland

We are now half way into Autumn, which is my favourite season. Halloween and Guy Fawkes have passed, and it is only 37 days until Christmas. The last few weeks have been kept busy, with birthdays, autumn walks and celebrating my brother (Laurence) engagement. I thought I would share with you some updates, over the…

My 10 Favourite Herbal Teas.

The history of tea spans thousands of years, originating in China between 1500 BC – 1046 BC as a medicinal drink. Drinking tea later became popular in Britain during the 17th century, and by the mid-18th century tea had become the country’s most popular drink. Today the British drink a staggering 100 million cups of…

5 Remarkable Benefits of Walking.

Autumn is approaching, and this is my favourite season to go walking. I love the scenery during Autumn, with the assorted golden leaves and duskier nights. I am fortunate to live near several gorgeous country parks, which I enjoy walking my dog in. I prefer walking alone, and unwinding to some music. You may prefer…

Birthday Weekend.

I thought I would share with you my birthday weekend; I hope you enjoy. I met a few friends and cousins in Halloumi South, which is a Greek-Cypriot restaurant in Glasgow. Halloumi South serve fresh and authentic Greek food, with a variety of cocktails to choose from. They serve smaller dishes, so this allows you…

27 Things I learnt at 27.

It’s my birthday in less than a week, and this means I will be closing the chapter on being 27. I thought this would be a nice way to reflect on the last year, and share with you some of the things I have learned being 27. I would say this has been a year…

My top 10 skincare products.

I want to share with you some of my favourite skincare products. I enjoy trying and testing out different skincare products. I recycle what I can from my skincare regime, and return any empty containers to Lush and The Body Shop. I do need to make more effort to incorporate zero waste products into my…

My favourite summer books.

Notes on a Nervous Planet, by Matt Haig: The minute I started reading this book, I couldn’t put it down. Matt Haig captures the stress society endures flawlessly, which makes the book very relatable. Matt shares his personal struggles with anxiety and depression, and how modern society can exacerbate this. He also discusses social media,…

Summer in Scotland.

With the Glasgow schools going back this week from the summer break, I thought this would be a perfect time to look back at some of my favourite summer moments from this year. I will share with you some of my much-loved getaways, which are all less than an hour’s drive from Glasgow. Scotland has…