Sepsis: Hugo’s story WARNING: Contains a graphic account of our experience with sepsis and may be triggering for some readers.

Sepsis: Hugo’s story                                 WARNING: Contains a graphic account of our experience with sepsis and may be triggering for some readers.

This little face is the face of a sepsis survivor. This photo was taken of my son, Hugo, at nine months old, the day following one of the scariest 24 hours of my life. Although, if it hadn't been for the cannula still in his arm, you would have never been able to tell, I had almost [...]

Review: Yeouth Skincare Retinol 2.5% with Hyaluronic Acid, Aloe Vera & Vitamin E

Review: Yeouth Skincare Retinol 2.5% with Hyaluronic Acid, Aloe Vera & Vitamin E

I was kindly gifted this product by Yeouth Skincare to try, however all opinions expressed in my review are completely my own. I have been using this product for around two months now and honestly, my skin has undergone a huge transformation! I couldn't be happier with it! When the product arrived, I did a [...]

Review: Yeouth Glycolic Acid 30% Gel Peel (Ad)

Review: Yeouth Glycolic Acid 30% Gel Peel (Ad)

3 April 2019 Hello my lovely readers! Just a quick update on how I'm getting on with the YEOUTH Glycolic Acid 30% Gel Peel...I've now been using it over a period of 6 weeks, although I missed two weeks in between as we were on holiday. It can be used consistently once or twice a [...]

Recipe: beetroot hummus

Recipe: beetroot hummus

It's still almost a month until spring officially starts, but the cheerful, bright pink colour of this super easy hummus will make you feel like spring has already arrived! For a delicious light lunch, spread on a slice of fresh sourdough and top with a salad of greens or sprouts or spread on crackers or [...]

Update to New Year, old me

Update to New Year, old me

Hi friends, I promised an update to my New Year Resolutions, so here it is! I wanted to do something a little different this time so I have recorded a video update to my blog post New Year, old me, where I talk through some of my resolutions. I realised after I finished recording that [...]

Redemption Bar Covent Garden review (vegan restaurant and bar)

Redemption Bar Covent Garden review (vegan restaurant and bar)

If you have been following my blog, you will know that for the New Year I have resolved to go back to eating the best diet possible (without being completely restrictive) and as part of that I have been eating mostly vegan during the week. Just to be clear, I am NOT vegan, but MY diet is probably around 75% plant based. For January [...]

What to cook, 7 January 2019

What to cook, 7 January 2019

Dear Readers: I hope you are not too disappointed. I did promise to publish a what to cook this weekend on Friday (in fact it was one of my New Year resolutions) but the distractions of life got in the way, as they are sometimes wont to do. Really, it was a bit ambitious of [...]