How To Make Your Own Heat Protection Spray
Hair Care

How To Make Your Own Heat Protection Spray

Heat protection spray is used to prevent damage to the hair when blowdrying, straightening or using other heat tools. I used to straighten my hair regularly, so heat protection spray was essential for me. Over the years I have tried many different brands of heat protection spray including TRESemmé, Hairburst and John Frieda. I never …

How to Reuse These 9 Common Packaging Items
Sustainable Living

How to Reuse These 9 Common Packaging Items

With the world currently preoccupied with the COVID-19 crisis, the environmental issues the world is facing have taken a back seat in our collective consciousness. But of course, these issues haven’t gone anywhere! It is still hugely important to take care of the environment and do our best to minimise and reverse the damage that …

8 Space-Saving Wardrobe Hacks
Home Decor Organisation and Productivity

8 Easy Space-Saving Wardrobe Hacks

I tend to accumulate a lot of clothes and accessories over the years. These come from clothes swaps, friends and family, eBay and the occasional shopping spree. This means my wardrobe gets very cluttered sometimes! Are you anything like me? In this post, I am going to share with you some of the wardrobe hacks …

Simple and Satisfying Peanut Butter Pasta

Simple and Satisfying Peanut Butter Pasta

This recipe combines two of my favourite comfort foods – peanut butter and pasta. In the past, I never would have thought of putting these two ingredients together. But once I tried it, I was hooked and now this recipe is a staple of mine. The combination of ingredients is mouthwateringly savoury and satisfying, and incredibly …

7 Ways to Protect Dry Hands in Winter
Physical Health and Wellbeing Product Reviews

7 Ways to Protect Dry Hands in Winter – Featuring Mary Jean

It’s Autumn now, and the weather is starting to get cooler. This means hot drinks, cosy bonfires and snuggly jumpers, as well as crisp, Autumn walks, blackberry picking and a visit to the pumpkin patch. For me, this also means it’s time to start taking extra care of my hands. When I was a teenager …

Does the Curly Girl Method work? My 4 month update
Hair Care Product Reviews

Does The Curly Girl Method Work? My 4 Month Update

4 months ago, I decided to try out the Curly Girl Method. This is a haircare methodology for curly or wavy hair, developed by hairstylist Lorraine Massey. It claims to make curly hair healthy, defined and frizz-free. I have wavy, slightly curly hair and I have been following this method in an attempt to improve …