Life In Progress

So, it’s been a little quiet on the blog front. I’ve had the ideas. The notes have been made. That's when the process would stop. I couldn’t even explain to you why. The unfortunate thing is I’ve been taking this approach with a few aspects of life. Now, I am determined to put life in … Continue reading Life In Progress

A Year Round Valentine – When the Day Is Over

Now, there's so much to the history of traditional St Valentine's Day - but that's not what I'm here for so if you are then skip forward. I'm not a Valentine's hater by any stretch. But you won't find me in a huff if there's no bouquet of roses waiting for me. For example, this … Continue reading A Year Round Valentine – When the Day Is Over

Turn Christmas Upside Down with Wayfair 

In case you haven’t noticed STRANGER THINGS SEASON 2 RELEASED TODAY and team Wayfair are just as excited about this as me! So much so they even had a company Halloween party with it as the theme. Check out those homemade outfits, who wouldn’t want to party with Eggos?! What better way of celebrating this … Continue reading Turn Christmas Upside Down with Wayfair 

A Visit to the Upside Down

A drink with a Demagorgon. Any fans of the Netflix Original series Stranger Things will instantly recognise my reference in the title. If you have no idea what I'm talking about, look it up - it's fantastic! Carl and I went for a mini city break to Edinburgh and before heading north discovered some fans … Continue reading A Visit to the Upside Down

What Not to Say to Newly-Weds

Now, this post is very much my own opinion and experiences on some rather popular phrases I've had directed at myself since getting married a few months ago. Experiences may differ for individuals and feelings may vary but just a helpful hint if you wish not to be stared down by a blushing no-longer-bride. There … Continue reading What Not to Say to Newly-Weds

Add Some Shimmer to Your Sparkle – Popaball Rose Gold Shimmer for Prosecco 

Nothing like a chilled glass of sparkle after a stressful day or simply to treat yourself. So why not add a little shimmer to your drink? This was my Saturday night. A glass of prosecco with some good friends. After hearing and reading about Popaball and their products I finally decided to give their Rose Gold … Continue reading Add Some Shimmer to Your Sparkle – Popaball Rose Gold Shimmer for Prosecco 

Why a long haul flight was my first

As you've noticed it's been EXTREMELY quiet on the blog front! In the past two months I married my best friend and we bought our first home together. So safe to say it's been rather busy and working full time in the mix was beyond words! Following all the commotion of wedding planning and house … Continue reading Why a long haul flight was my first

Where to start?

Just like it says on the tin. Where to start? My name is Rachel, I’m engaged (just under 4 months to go - EEK!) and have the best family and friends around. You would think being an English Language graduate I’d have plenty to say and many ways in which to say it. Leave me … Continue reading Where to start?