Things this non-minimalist learned from minimalism – and how it made life a little simpler

Let me be clear, I am not a minimalist. I'm just someone who feels a bit snowed under by stuff. I've opened cupboards and wondered where all this crap came from. I've found makeup and clothes I'd "forgotten about". I worry about spending money on rubbish fast fashion (that sucks for the environment) instead of … Continue reading Things this non-minimalist learned from minimalism – and how it made life a little simpler

15 Lip Scrub Recipes that you can try at home!

How long has this been a thing anyway? Lip scrubs? I remember my mum telling me to use a washcloth on my lips to get rid of raggy bits in winter but how long have there been specialist "scrubs"? I exfoliate my lips once or twice a week. I get little bits of loose skin … Continue reading 15 Lip Scrub Recipes that you can try at home!

Beauty uses for your leftover herbs from the supermarket

Supermarkets usually carry a basic range of fresh herbs in the vegetable aisle. The common ones are parsley, coriander, sage, thyme, rosemary, basil and mint. Most of the time you won't need the whole packet for your recipe and inevitably the leftovers will go slimy in the bottom of the fridge somewhere.  All those bright green … Continue reading Beauty uses for your leftover herbs from the supermarket

55 Easy Tips for maintaining a healthy weight if you are a lazy girl like me!

Being a healthy weight isn't about starving or restricting. It's about finding a balance and being happy in your skin. These tips are for women like me who hate fad diets and stupid restrictions that make you miserable and don't last anyway. I have a little extra to get rid of and I don't want … Continue reading 55 Easy Tips for maintaining a healthy weight if you are a lazy girl like me!