Southsea Coffee Co

Well what can I say about this place.   Independent Gluten free goodies you could die for Quirky and different Dog friendly   I don’t know what more I can write as a review but this busy place has quickly become embedded as the hipster place to be in the heart of Southsea and I…

The River Grille – Bristol

Recently whilst away for a work conference we stumbled across here to eat The River Grille. They Say: With its lofty dimensions, exquisite wooden floors and floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning views of the Harbourside, The River Grille is one of Bristol’s most elegant dining venues – famed for its superb steaks, vibrant ambience and unique…

Gin Festival – Southampton 2017

As you may be aware gin is my tipple of choice and it is getting more and more popular with new artisan gins popping up everywhere and suddenly gin has gone from being ‘mother’s ruin’ to being cool again. When I had the offer to go the Southampton Gin Festival, well how could a girl…

Haswell Gin

Wow the months fly by and its that time again, another delicious bottle of loveliness to review. Today it is the turn for the less known Haswell Gin £31 RRP They Say: Julian Haswell – Developer and owner of “Haswell” London Distilled Dry Gin. In my humble opinion the three most important ingredients to making…

Lemongrass Ginger and Citrus Tea

So us Brits love tea, its part of our DNA and I’m pretty sure part of our bloodstream, however I was recently gifted this when family came to stay. English Tea Shop – Lemongrass Ginger and Citrus Tea They say: Lemongrass Ginger & Citrus A very healthy option. Organically grown Lemongrass and ginger to help you…

Nothing says British quite like a Chesterfield

Well this is bigger than any wardrobe updates, picking a new sofa. My old red fabric sofas were looking a little worse for wear after 7 years and I was looking for something traditional classic and hard wearing. Now I have always loved Chesterfield Sofas, chic, classic and quintessentially British who can say no… So…

Body Shop – Cheek and Lip Stain

So recently I have tried to be a little more eco conscious. So I was looking for some lip updates for my never-ending make up drawer and I know the Body Shop do cruelty free vegetarian products for their customers I was instantly drawn to their range of lip and cheek tints £8.00 RRP They…

Ben Nye – Luxury Banana Powder

So we know this is a cult favourite of many, but what on earth is it? They Say Ben Nye’s Bella Luxury Banana Powder gives you more than enough reason to go bananas for these silky-fine, mattifying translucent setting powders! With just a hint of color, you won’t miss the white cast in your photos…

PS, Liquid Bronzer

So whilst shopping in Primark I came across their make up and skin care range which seems to have grown massively since I was last there. As Spring is here and Summer is looming what better to add a little colour to your face than a liquid bronzer (£3 RRP). The bottle looks of reasonable…

Tweed Trim Quilted Waistcoat

Another month and another gilet. So of course I head to my new favourite brand of 2017 Rydale. Back in March I reviewed their tweed trim quilted jacket and if you follow my blog gave it rave reviews so when looking for another gilet (not that I needed one) I turned to the same style…

Penhaligons – Iris Prima

Launched in 2013 Iris Prima £134 was created in 2013 and was designed to be a unisex fragrance for men and women. They Say: Iris Prima is a work of olfactory choreography, with Iris Absolute in the role of Prima Ballerina. Effortlessly elegant and faintly melancholic, Iris Prima offers a fascinating glimpse into the secluded…