Walnut & coffee cupcakes

I have a new obsession: The Great British Bake Off. Last year, I asked for this book for my birthday but I never realised that it accompanies the first season of the GBBO (though it says so on the front…

I’m back?

Hello to one and all, it’s been a while. Three months to be exact. But I guess I’m going to pick this blog up again, with a little bit of a different concept. Let me explain. Earlier this year, I…

Taking a step back

I have no idea how to start this post, so I am just going to ramble on, without any rhyme or reason (who am I kidding, this sentence alone took me five minutes to type). I am going to take…

Rituals “Sakura” Scrub

One of the first blog posts I have ever written was about the “Rituals Himalaya Wisdom Body Scrub” – which, admittedly, sure isn’t one of my finest pieces. My love for this brand and its products has not vanished though, and for…

Brisbane, Australia

My time in Australia

I obviously talk a lot about my time in London but that wasn’t actually the first time I was abroad for a couple of months. When I was 16/17, I lived in Australia for six months. Something quite a few…

Amsterdam, Netherlands

A day in Amsterdam

      My boyfriend and I decided that it was time to get out of town. Literally. With a whole lot of uni-work and general life-stuff building up over the last couple of weeks, we thought it was a…

Current Beauty Favourites

Instead of doing monthly roundups, I thought I’d include my favourite beauty products every now and again as a ‘current favourites’ post. I don’t change my products up all that much to do monthly posts about them so let me…

A year ago today: the end.

A year ago today…   I’m leaving London after 200 days today. It’s been the best 6.5 months of my life, of that I’m sure, and I will always have a special place for this city and its people. So…

Love, Tanya – a little review

Now, I’m going to be honest with you and say that I never would’ve thought that a book written by a YouTuber could be something of interest for me. I absolutely love watching YouTubers – especially the Brits! – but…