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Music: My top 5 of 2017

2017 may be over but it really was a great year for music. As I didn’t write about music at all last year, I thought it was only right that I put together my top 5 bands/artists of 2017 as well as sharing my 2017 playlist with you. All of these bands released new music …

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2017: Revisited

2017 has been a huge mix of great things happening and bad things bubbling under the surface constantly making sure the good stuff just isn’t as good as it could be. However, the end of the year has brought good news and a lifting of some of the worries which have been held over 2017 …

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5 days in Rome!

I can’t believe it’s been over a month since me and my boyfriend came back from Rome! It only seems like two minutes since we were there, seeing the sights, enjoying the culture and making the most of eating some of the most amazing cuisine. To remind myself of the warm weather and the great …

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Vegan update: two weeks in

So we’re nearly halfway through our vegan month and I thought it was time to update you all on our progress. It’s so far so good for us at this point and I’m so pleased with how we’ve done. We’re both taking this very seriously and I think just how strict we have been on …

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Lent us a tenner

I’ve been struggling with deciding on what to do this Lent. Having gone to a Catholic school (even though I wouldn’t claim that I follow any faith these days) Lent has been indoctrinated into me as something to follow. Every year I give up a growing number of bad foods such as chocolate, crisps, cake …

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Home ownership: one month in

It’s been over a month since me and my boyfriend moved into our first home and it has been many things from great to stressful. Long, busy weekdays and weekends packed full of working on the house in one way or another means that I’ve had no time to blog about music, culture or the …