Learning from nature – listen to yourself

Right now I’m listening to fate. I don’t actually believe in fate but sometimes you have to use it just to make excuses! I want to play World of Warcraft but I’m resisting in order to post this. Since they announced the latest expansion I’ve been avoiding any news about it so that I wouldn’t get suckered back into the game but then last Friday everything conspired against me. First I received an email saying if you preorder now you can access the Demon Hunter class early. Then I returned from work to find my boyfriend had been to Waterstones and got me the latest WoW book. I was already downloading the game again by the time I then realised that the day of release for the Legion expansion is the day I return from the Discworld Convention and happen to have already booked off for recuperating from that! Clearly it is meant to be…

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Dry swipe nails inspired by Wonder Forest

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Dry swipe nails inspired by Wonder Forest

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Health and fitness post #2 01/08/2016

I can’t believe a month has already gone by since starting this, time certainly has flown. I know I haven’t done very well this month despite me thinking the accountability would help but that’s what it is here for. I can now be named and shamed in front of you all and do better in August.

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Food, control and willpower

I frustrate myself so much sometimes. I know we all get this as well, it’s a common complaint and it’s one of the reasons why we even try diets in the first place (something that I refuse to do but still, the thought is always lurking there).

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Lemon and Lime cocktail nails

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Refreshing summer nails

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Animals as individuals

I’m a huge animal lover and always have been. I grew up with multiple pets, I am a horse rider and I will choose spending time with animals over people any day. Many people have remarked they’re surprised that my career choice has never included veterinary work. So sometimes to me it seems very odd when people seem to see animals as being ‘less’ than us.

Degus eating their house

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Purple Reign – an A England comparison

I’m pretty sure Adina has an unhealthy obsession with purples (much like my obsession with green!) so I have decided to do a comparison of the purple polishes we have so far in the A England collections.

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