International Friendship Day

You may not know, but today is International Friendship Day, and Huggle* has asked me to write about what I think makes a good friend. Huggle is a social app which helps you to discover and connect with people who go to the places you go. It’s a wonderful app for making friends and meeting like-minded people. You can download it here for free When I moved to London for University in September 2014, I was very nervous about making friends and not…

Warm Weather Jackets

[This is a guest post from Janet Richards] It might seem a little counter-intuitive to buy a coat when it’s warm out, but there are some pieces out there that are actually made for this time of year. If you have room in your wardrobe budget—and your closet!—take advantage of a few of these warm weather jacket trends. Personalized Denim Jacket Today’s denim jackets are a stylish reinvention of an old classic, and they’re perfect for summers nights spent strolling city…

Games To Play When You’re Bored

Games To Play When You’re Bored!  Recently I’ve been getting more and more into video games, particularly when the weather isn’t great and I can’t go outside (yay for British summers), as well as on train journeys when I get bored. I thought I’d share a few suggestions of games to play if you’re bored, including some of my favorites, and some I’ve come across this month. I’m one of those people who enters the National Lottery now and again,…

10 Japanese Concepts to Improve Your Life & Blog!

I’ve been a bit MIA from my blog this month, for a variety of factors including spending time with my family, my anxiety, money worries, and mostly from lack of inspiration. This month I’ve been taking some time out and reading a lot of inspiring books, which have really helped me. One of the books I’ve been reading is Enchantment by Guy Kawasaki, which is amazing, I’ll write a review soon. One of the parts of Enchantment that stood out…

11 Films I’ve Seen Recently

11 Films I’ve Seen Recently… During this past month or so, I’ve seen a lot of films both in the cinema and at home. I’ve decided to write little reviews about each one, in case you’re undecided about seeing any of them. I thought it’d be useful to write both positive and negative reviews because I tend to only see positive ones (or sometimes extremely negative ones) on social media! The Jungle Book The live-action Disney remake of The Jungle…

1500 Followers Giveaway! Colourpop, Stationery, Disney & More

Recently I reached 1500 followers on Twitter (although it does fluctuate a little), 800 followers on Instagram, and 800 on Bloglovin’. As I hit all of these milestones within about a week of each other, I figured it made sense to do a giveaway to say thank-you. So here we are. The main prize is a Colourpop Matte Liquid Lipstick in the shade Beeper, because it’s difficult to get Colourpop in the UK, so I thought a lot of people…