Saturday, 16 November 2019

A Stroke of Luck 1st annual Gala Ball | Guest Post

AD | Hello my lovelies! The survivor-led charity launched in the UK in May 2019 and will host its highly anticipated 1st annual charity Gala Ball on 30th November 2019. The Merseyside based charity has been set up to support the recovery of stroke survivors across the UK using physical rehabilitation through the guidance of fitness and wellbeing professionals.

Friday, 15 November 2019

WWE Fashion Wishlist and Outfit Idea's

AD | Hello my lovelies! As many of you already know, I am a massive fan of wrestling so I thought I would share an article today sharing about my top three favourite wrestlers, share with you a little bit more about them and tell you how to get their outfit looks.

Thursday, 14 November 2019

24 Hours in Blackpool

AD | Hello my lovelies! Fairground adrenaline rush or bright lights and razzle-dazzle? The Blackpool South Promenade hotel* is located just off the main buzzing promenade of Blackpool, Britain's favourite seaside resort, just down the road from the iconic Blackpool Tower. There's fun on tap with Blackpool Pleasure Beach right on your doorstep and other popular attractions like the SeaLife Centre and Madame Tussauds which are just a short walk away along the famously illuminated promenade.

Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Alternative Christmas Wish List from Royal Albert Dock | Guest Post

AD | Hello my lovelies! The festive season is nearly upon us and what better way to kick off Christmas shopping than with a trip to Liverpool's iconic Royal Albert Dock. In addition to the extensive drinking and dining options, the dockside retail scene is a great place to find unique and thoughtful gifts available nowhere else in Liverpool. With a range of independent retailers, visitors will be able to purchase something a little different for loved ones this year.

Monday, 11 November 2019

Femme Luxe Haul - Part Two | November 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies! I'm bringing you a little treat this evening with another Femme Luxe* haul, I've loved the items I picked out this time and everything fits so great - which makes me super happy!!

Our Bedroom | Take A Tour

AD | Hello my lovelies! As many of you know already, we moved into our forever home last year and have been posted tours of our home as we have been doing it up. I have already posted Our Livingroom Tour and Our Bedroom Tour but I wanted to share with you an updated tour of our bedroom now it's finally how we wanted it and how to have it all done.

Friday, 8 November 2019

Pain-Less by Anne Wilson | Book Review

AD | Hello my lovelies! I was recently kindly sent a copy of this book and wanted to share my review of it for you all today. Pain-Less: Living with Pain, Finding Joy* is written by Anne Welsh and is all about how she was finally diagnosed with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) and how she is living with it from day-to-day whilst still maintaining a positive life and mindset.

Thursday, 7 November 2019

Femme Luxe Haul | November 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies, I really hope you're all having a wonderful evening. I have some more clothing items from Femme Luxe* to share with you all today. I received these items a couple of weeks ago but have been trying them out before reviewing them.

Wednesday, 6 November 2019

Saturday's Bath Vegan Winter Festival Set to be Major Sell-out | Guest Post

AD | Hello my lovelies! There’s something for everyone at Bath Vegan Winter Festival from Vegan Events UK this Saturday, 9th November. Set to be a sell-out event, the festival includes a feast of mouth-wateringly festive food, over 70 fantastic stalls, world food caterers, exciting cookery demos, inspirational talks, interactive workshops, yoga and children's activities running throughout the day.

Crohns/Colitis and CBD | Crohns and Colitis UK

AD | Hello my lovelies! I've been taking CBD to treat my ulcerative colitis now for nearly two years and I cannot recommend it enough, I wanted to share with you all why I think you should start taking CBD if you're a sufferer...

Tuesday, 5 November 2019

Fierce Animal Print Flooring with Murals Wallpaper | Guest Post

AD | This fierce flooring is a bold take on animal prints. The latest addition to Atrafloor's collection of fun, modern designs for floors is a set of striking patterns that put a twist on animal print trends. The colour-clashing designs break away from toned-down neutrals to invite more vibrant energy into interiors.

Monday, 4 November 2019

Ways I'll Be Celebrating Bon Fire Night This Year | 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies! We always celebrate Bon Fire Night a couple of days before as we have a furry family member who is so scared of the fireworks and loud noises, and also my great-grandfather passed away on Bon Fire Night so we, as a family, like to remember him on 5th November each year. So as we celebrated yesterday, I thought I'd share with you what we got up to and what ways we celebrated. (picture credit)

Saturday, 2 November 2019

How I'm Spending "The Day of The Dead" | 2019

Hello my lovelies! You may remember that last week I posted an article explaining my religion in a little bit more detail, and I explain what Halloween means to me. Today is The Day of The Dead and after receiving a lot of questions from readers and followers, I wanted to share a little bit more about what this means to me and my religion.

Friday, 1 November 2019

Hello November | 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies, I hope you're all having an amazing Friday! Can you believe that there are only two more months until a new start to a new year? I always love this time of year, as in my family we have always had so much to celebrate: Halloween, Guy Farks Night, Thanksgiving, Christmas and then a New Year.

Tuesday, 29 October 2019

Lakrids Liquorice Advent Calendar 2019 | Review

AD | Hello my lovelies, happy Tuesday! I wanted to share this the Lakrids Christmas Advent Calendar* with you all which I recently received in my 'blog mail' if you're a lover of liquorice you're going to love it!

Monday, 28 October 2019

Halloween Baking | Recipe

AD | Hello my lovelies! Halloween is only a couple of days away and what better way to celebrate this holiday than with some yummy homemade spooky-themed vegan cupcakes? Keep them for yourself, share them with friends or family, or even give them out to trick-or-treaters, it's really up to you! Here's how to make this simple, quick and easy recipe...

Friday, 25 October 2019

My Religion | I'm Wiccan

Hello my lovelies! I am Wiccan and I've never spoken out about my religion on social media before as I know that it can be a bit of a sensitive subject and a lot of people find talking about what they believe in a little worrying as they may be judged. However, with Halloween fast approaching us I wanted to speak out and share the views and beliefs I have in the hope that some of you will relate or understand a little bit better.

Thursday, 24 October 2019

Soul Analyse "I AM" Jewellery | Review

AD | Hello my lovelies, hope everyone is having a wonderful Thursday! You all know how much I am a big believer in the law of attraction and how "the secret" can really help your life and mental health, well I have to share this incredible brand with you all. I was recently sent a bracelet from a brand called Soul Analyse* and I wanted to share this with you today as I have totally have fallen in love with this brand and why I think you need to do so too!

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

October Femme Luxe | Haul

AD | Hello my lovelies, hope you're all having a wonderful Wednesday evening. I've partnered up with Femme Luxe* again and wanted to share a few items which I recently picked out from them.

Monday, 21 October 2019

My Favourite Horror Movies & TV Shows

AD | Hello my lovelies! If you've read my blog or followed me on social media for a while then you'll probably know by now how much I adore a good horror movie or spooky based TV show and since so many amazing shows and movies have been added on Amazon Prime* recently, I thought I would share my favourites with you all.

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Beginner’s Guide to Face Yoga | Guest Post

AD | The truth is, everyone gets older, and some of us might be a little self-conscious about the fine lines and wrinkles that start appearing. Of course, facial fillers and cosmetic surgery are always options, but these procedures can be both dangerous and expensive. Instead, there’s a new anti-ageing practice called face yoga that you can try out!

Monday, 14 October 2019

My Relaxing Autumn Outfits from Femme Luxe

AD | Hello my lovelies! I was recently contacted by Femme Luxe* who asked me to pick out some outfits from their website for me to review on my website so that's what this post is going to be about today, also I'm gonna be sharing a couple of ways how I would style these clothes too.

Our Halloween Decor | 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies! Halloween has always been a big deal for me in my home, and being a Wiccan personally, I adore anything to do with this holiday so I thought for today's blog post I'd share our Halloween decorations with you all this year as this type of blog post has always been highly loved in the past.

Sunday, 13 October 2019

Your Embarrassing Questions Answered | Crohns and Colitis UK

AD | Hello my lovelies! If you follow me on my Tumblr account then you may remember a little while ago I asked you all to send in your embarrassing questions that you're not brave enough to ask your nurse or doctros so I could ask my gastrologist nurse for you to feature in an article - well, here they are all answered!

Saturday, 12 October 2019

Ways To Improve Your Mental Health

AD | Hello my lovelies, and a very happy Saturday to you all! I wanted to share with you all some easy ways that you can improve your mental health by simple things that you can do on a daily basis. I really hope this post helps some of you, and please know I'm sending you all of my love.

Friday, 11 October 2019

Love Your Horoscope | Review

AD | Hello my lovelies! I was recently contacted by the wonderful people behind the We Love Horoscope* website and sent these beautiful items pictured above to test out for a review. Here are my thoughts...

Thursday, 10 October 2019

Crohns/Colitis Flare-Up Emergency Kit | Crohns and Colitis UK

AD | Hello my lovelies! If you've been reading my website or following me on my social media pages for a while then you'll know that I suffer from an invisible illness which can't ever be cured called ulcerative colitis - you can read more about my journey with this disease by clicking here. In my case, I have a lot of "just encase" things in my emergency kit but as my Nan always said "it's better to be safe than sorry" meaning its better to have it just encase you may need it. 

Monday, 7 October 2019

Halloween Wax Melts | Black Candles Review

AD | Hello my lovelies! I adore my home smelling lovely and since I'm Wiccan and a massive fan of wax melts, when I was asked if I wanted to review some of the Black Candles* wax melts - I jumped at the chance!

Friday, 4 October 2019

Things To Expect When You Lose A Baby

AD | Hello my lovelies! As many of you may already know, my husband and I lost our little girl in 2013 but what we have never shared online is that on 10th September 2018 we also lost our little boy. If you have ever lost a child yourself then you'll know that it's a heartbreaking time and there are certain things that happen that a lot of people don't talk about openly. However, I wanted to share this post and give you all a little insight through my eyes and explain a little bit more about the "Wave of Light". 

Tuesday, 1 October 2019

Hello October | 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies, and a very happy and spooky October to you all! September seemed like it was over within the blink of an eye and Autumn time really kicked it when September started, which made me a little bit sad as I wanted to hang on to the Summertime for as long as I could - sadly that's just British weather. September was a really great month for me social media-wise as I was invited to a lot and got so many articles prepped for the next few months. Here's what I got up to...

Monday, 30 September 2019

24 Hours in Lowton | Travelodge

AD | Hello my lovelies! A couple of weeks back my husband and I were invited to go and stay the night at the beautiful Travelodge Hotel* in Lowton to review one of their rooms, if you've been reading my articles this year then you'll know already that we have stayed in quite a few of the Travelodge Hotel's* during the year and we have to say by far this was our favourite hotel to stay at, and here's why...

Food-Related Things To Do During a Colitis or Crohns Flare Up | Crohns and Colitis UK

Hello my lovelies! Unless you're a sufferer you really don't understand the agony that we sufferers have when we're in ulcerative colitis or crohn's disease flare-up, the pain has been provided to sometimes be worse than labour pain and it is constant. So as you can imagine you really don't feel like eating at all, but I wanted to share some of the food-related tips I eat whenever I am in a colitis flare-up in hope that it will help others.

Sunday, 29 September 2019

Gears 5 Xbox Review | Morphilms Blogs

GIFTED | I wasn't around for the Halo-phase of Xbox community, as I didn't get online until about 2005 when Halo 2 was dropping off and Halo 3 didn't come about till 2007. So when Gears of War came to the Xbox 360 in 2006 I was made up to finally be apart of something new and popular on the next-generation console.

Friday, 27 September 2019

Autumn Vegan Caribbean Curry | Recipe

AD | Hello lovelies! I think by now, everyone on earth must know how much I love a yummy homemade curry for tea so for today's blog post I wanted to share one of my favourites to make during the Autumn time to remind me of the sunny weather.

Thursday, 26 September 2019

'Alisha Valerie' Personalised USB Sticks!

AD | Hello my lovelies! You may remember a few weeks back I shared an article all about personalised USB power banks, well the company loved my article and wanted to work with me again so this time we created some personalised USB sticks!

Wednesday, 25 September 2019

Capture Your Proposal With The One-Of-A-Kind Engagement Cam | Review

AD | Hello my lovelies! Are you looking to propose to your partner? The Engagement Cam* is an all-in package which includes everything you need allowing you to focus on the task at hand and pulling off the best plan. The Engagement ring box allows you to keep to tradition but with that all-important modern twist.

Monday, 23 September 2019

Autumn Dresses | Wishlist

AD | Helly my lovelies! I love wearing dresses, and I adore wearing them in the Autumn months (I think it's my inner witch trying to get out because Halloween is close) and since Autumn is just around the corner I thought I would share some of the dresses that are on my wishlist this year.

Friday, 20 September 2019

Lightopia, Europe’s Largest Lantern and Light Festival to Debut in Manchester this Winter | Guest Post

AD | Taking place at Heaton Park, Manchester’s largest historic park and Europe’s largest municipal park, Lightopia is a brand new, immersive and visually-dramatic lantern and light festival, that promises to fuse beautiful art installations with human experience.

Wednesday, 18 September 2019

Our Autumn Home Decor | Living Room Tour

AD | Hello my lovelies and a very happy Wednesday to you all! I was recently asked if I'd like to take part in a recycling project about making your own wreath from recycled materials that I could find laying about so with the help of my Auntie Sharon I decided to create this gorgeous autumn-themed wreath of a beautiful scarecrow face, using a sunhat that I found at a local charity store. I personally think it really goes with all of our autumn decor...

Monday, 16 September 2019

My Autumn Makeup Essentials | September 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies! One of the best things I love about the change in seasons is changing out my makeup bag and adding it different products. We all have our favourite products that we love in our makeup collections so I wanted to share with you all what are my favourites this year that I keep reaching for over and over again.

Friday, 13 September 2019

My Five Favourite Games

Hello lovelies! There is nothing I like more on an autumn evening than to be snuggled up with my fairy lights on, a lovely smelling candle lit, a hot chocolate in hand and relaxing playing one of my favourite games.

Monday, 9 September 2019

Blogger PR Email Pitch to Brands

Hello my lovelies! I get asked all of the time how I pitch to brands and companies for my blog and social media so I thought that I would share a drafted email which you can use and edit your own details into to make it a little more personal to you and your blog.

Friday, 6 September 2019

Books You Need In Your Life If You Suffer From Ulcerative Colitis | Crohns & Colitis UK

Hello my lovelies! As you all know I suffer from Ulcerative Colitis and since I'm now working alongside Crohns and Colitis UK I wanted to share my three favourite books that I have read with you all so it may help some of you out if you have been recently diagnosed or are still coming to terms with your condition.

Tuesday, 3 September 2019

Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting University

AD | Hello my darlings! The thought of starting university can be scary for anyone. You may be leaving home or scared of making new friends worrying that no-one is going to like you or you could be excited and looking forward to starting your course or attending all of the parties that you already have planned in your head. Well, no-one knows what university is going to be like until you get there as it's different for everyone. But here are a couple of little things I'd wished I'd have known before starting university...

Sunday, 1 September 2019

Hello September | 2019

Hello my lovelies! Well, September is here and for the first time in years, it actually felt to me like we had a decent Summertime that went on for a while instead of our usual quick one week of sun Summer that we usually have here in the UK. However, it really does upset me a lot that our planet is dying so quickly and we, humans, are the cause of it. Maybe this month some of you could set goals to help our planet and become a little more eco-friendly? Anyway, here is what I got up to last month...

Saturday, 31 August 2019

What I Watched | August 2019

AD | Hello my lovelies! Some of you may remember that back in March I posted an article about "What I Watched" for the whole month, well it was such a hit that I've been asked time and time again by readers to share another post doing the same so that is what I decided to do this month.

Friday, 30 August 2019

What's in My Over-Night Bag? | 2019

Hello my lovelies! You have probably noticed that this year my husband and I have been on a couple of overnight stays with the Travelodge* in a couple of lovely places in the UK, as it was one of my goals this year to travel around the UK a little bit more, and since I do get asked all of the time what I take with me, I thought I would do a blog post sharing so it can help out more people.

Monday, 26 August 2019

Meals of The Week | August 2019

Hello my lovelies! You may remember ages and ages ago I posted a post back in February sharing my meals of the week, and since it went down so well and tons of my readers have asked me to do another one, I thought that's what I would share with you all this week.

Friday, 23 August 2019

48 Hours In Chester | Travelodge

Hello my lovelies! You may remember back in February that I shared my "24 Hours in New Brighton" article and last month I shared my "24 Hours in Southport" article for Phil's birthday - well today, I'm sharing our trip to Chester for my birthday!

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Vegan Coconut and Vanilla Matcha Latte | DIY

AD | Hello my lovelies! What better way to wake up of a summers morning than with a homemade vegan coconut and vanilla matcha latte? Well now you can, with Pure Chimp Super Tea*'s Matcha Green Tea!

Tuesday, 20 August 2019

Lace & Favour Shoes | Review

Hello my lovelies! Do you have a really special occasion coming up and you need some pretty shoes to make your outfit stand out but don't know where to start? Then look no further! Lace & Favour* have the most amazing selection of shoes with something to suit everyone...

Monday, 19 August 2019

Our Bedroom Tour | Summer 2019

Hello my lovelies! I've been asked to share an article all about our bedroom in our new home, so that's exactly what I'm doing today. When we moved into our home there was nothing (and I mean nothing, we didn't even have a kitchen fitted when we viewed the house) so we have put a lot of hard work into doing it up to our own taste. I really hope you enjoy taking a peek inside our bedroom.

Friday, 16 August 2019

Chester Zoo | Our Day Out

Hello my lovelies! For my birthday last month, I was lucky enough to be invited to spend the day exploring Chester Zoo* with my husband. We had such a great day and not only is the whole park accessible for wheelchair users and people with disabilities but the staff are so helpful and friendly too. Here is what we got up to...

Wednesday, 14 August 2019

The Budget-Savvy Wedding Planner by Jessica Bishop | Book Review

AD | Hello my lovelies! I was recently contacted and asked if I would review "The Budget-Savvy Wedding Planner by Jessica Bishop"* and after hearing about how awesome it is and seeing how beautiful and jam-packed it was, I just couldn't say no!

Monday, 12 August 2019

What I Got For My Birthday | 2019

Hello my lovelies! I have been asked by some of my readers to share this post, so I would like to make clear that in no way shape or form am I trying to 'show off' about what I received for my birthday.

Friday, 9 August 2019

Good Full Stop Bars | Review

Hello my lovelies! Hope you're all having the most wonderful Friday! A little while ago, I was given the chance to review some of the awesome Good Full Stop* bars which are vegan, gluten-free, great for slimming world members and one of your five a day - what more could you ask for?!

Wednesday, 7 August 2019

LioBites Natural Snack and Heavenly Light | Review

AD | Hello my lovelies! Are you looking for the perfect summer snack for your lunch box but also want something super healthy and yummy? Then look no further...

Monday, 5 August 2019

My Productive Self-Care Saturday Routine

Hello my lovelies! Saturday's for me are all about being super productive for organising the week ahead and having some important self-care time before a busy week. So, I wanted to share with you what my Saturday routine involves in the hope of giving you some motivation or ideas to add to your weekend routine to prep your upcoming week.

Thursday, 1 August 2019

Hello August | 2019

Hello my darlings! As this blog post goes live I'm going to be on a birthday trip to Chester with my husband (hopefully) doing lots of exploring, shopping and generally having fun and making memories.

Monday, 29 July 2019

Five Things That Annoy Me About My Husband

AD | Hello my lovelies! My husband Phil and I have known each other for twelve years and we have been married for five years this year, so in all of that time, I think we pretty much know each other really well. And although there are so many things I completely love and adore about my husband, there are also some things that really irritate me about him.

Friday, 26 July 2019

Garden Tour | Summer 2019

 Hello my lovelies! I love gardening and it has always been something I have been around growing up from a little girl as my Grandparents were very successful gardeners and have won awards over the years for their gardens and allotment plots, so when we moved into our forever home I knew having a big garden was a must - thankfully, we found a great house with a fabulous garden which is perfect for us!

Wednesday, 24 July 2019

Decorate For Every Star Sign With The Constellations Collection | Guest Post

AD | The Constellations Collection by MuralsWallpaper* features the Zodiac mural design, depicting all of the celestial constellations, as well the customisable Horoscope mural with 12 different designs - one for each star sign. This collection is perfect for adding more style and personality to a home's interiors.

Monday, 22 July 2019

24 Hours in Southport | Travelodge

Hello my lovelies! You may remember back in February that I shared my "24 Hours in New Brighton" blog post, and since my husband and I where out and about again last month, this time for his birthday, I couldn't not share our experience in Southport with you all.

Sunday, 21 July 2019

200 Degrees Liverpool Launch | Press Event

Hello my lovelies! Last week I was invited to attend a press launch event at 200 Degrees Liverpool in the Metquarter and wow what an event it was...