Mindfulness: [Sticky]

Summary: The objective of this piece is to provide a condensed explanation of the mindfulness concept. I have taken a condensed approach so as to not overwhelm with wordy explanations. My mindfulness journey and back story commences this piece. It is acknowledged there are many adaptations and interpretations of mindfulness in existence, therefore this piece … More Mindfulness: [Sticky]

Seasonal Lush Cocktails:

With the excitement of last month’s leak of Lush’s Halloween and Christmas range 2016, I decided it was time to use up seasonal exclusives from previous years I had burrowed away. Each cocktail within this section is comprised of limited edition products, falling within a seasonal theme such as, Christmas Panto. The predominant umbrella themes … More Seasonal Lush Cocktails:

Spritely Snow-Prints: [Lush Bath Cocktail Recipe]

Introduction: Okies, so the name of this Lush Cocktail Recipe may seem a bit of a contradiction considering people generally ‘trudge’ through snow, leaving heavy-footed indents as they go. Opposed to manoeuvring through it with a light-footed spring in their step as the name of this Lush bath cocktail suggests. However, due to its light-hearted … More Spritely Snow-Prints: [Lush Bath Cocktail Recipe]

Lush Christmas Hug in a Tub: [Lush Cosmetics Cocktail Recipe]

Introduction: Whether you’ve got the flu, aching muscles, are feeling under the weather, cold or just in need a serious Lush Hug in a Tub during the dreary winter months, this Lush Cocktail Recipe is for you. Comprised of: Christmas Cracker bubble bar; Yog Nog bath bomb; Lord of Misrule (LOM) and Butterball SGs (SG), … More Lush Christmas Hug in a Tub: [Lush Cosmetics Cocktail Recipe]

Lord of the Baths: Triple Temptation

Introduction: A very delayed (apologies) part two of my Lord of the Rings (LOTR) themed Lush Cocktail Recipe trilogy. Holding true to the contents of Tolkien’s LOTR trilogy, this Lush Cocktail Recipe uses ‘ingredients’ to encapsulate the at times gloomily dark, action packed battles that end with triumphant victory in the name of friendship and … More Lord of the Baths: Triple Temptation

Jammin’ Sexy Summer Rose Fields: [Lush Cocktail Recipe]

Introduction:    As I currently sit here trying to figure out the benefits of writing a blog post via my phone, I decided to write one of my Lush Cocktail Recipes as a test ‘phone-post’. So far, I can see the benefits with regards to the shorter blog post, but it appears to be a … More Jammin’ Sexy Summer Rose Fields: [Lush Cocktail Recipe]

FairyLoot: February’s Emperors and Fugitives Box [Subscription Box Review]

Introduction:    Following my cancellation of OwlCrate due to financial limitations and the demise of the Nerdy Bookworm Box, I decided to give the book subscription box, FairyLoot, a chance. As I had been creeping it for a while on social media and kept wavering despite the fact that the service was clearly very popular … More FairyLoot: February’s Emperors and Fugitives Box [Subscription Box Review]

Spooky Box Club: Dead Cute Box [Subscription Box Review]

Introduction: Advertised as ‘A box filled with creepy cute treats for pastel goths everywhere’ the Dead Cute box from Spooky Box Club did not disappoint! It most definitely made up for the Spirits and Spells box – for which I still feel pangs of guilt when I think of the review I wrote. However, as … More Spooky Box Club: Dead Cute Box [Subscription Box Review]

Spooky Box Club: Spirits and Spells [Subscription Box Review]

Introduction: Following on from the Urban Gothic box is the Spirits and Spells box, featured in this post. The spirits and spells theme was an exciting concept and I was really looking forward to receiving my box. However, I must say that I am fairly disappointed with this box, as not all of the items … More Spooky Box Club: Spirits and Spells [Subscription Box Review]

Spooky Box Club: Urban Gothic [Subscription Box Review]

Introduction: I genuinely do not know where to start this post’s discussion of the Urban Gothic box, as the contents are the best I have ever received from the Spooky Box Club. Everything within the box is perfect and right up my street. My favourite items were the beanie and travel cup (pictured below). I … More Spooky Box Club: Urban Gothic [Subscription Box Review]

Lord of the Baths: The Fellowship of the Tub [Lush Cosmetics Bath Cocktail Recipe]

One night (during yet another bout of insomnia) I was curled up on the sofa, surrounded by lots of fluffy cushions whilst watching ‘The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring’ (LOTR) for the umpteenth time when the idea of LOTR themed Lush bath cocktails came to me. As the LOTR is a … More Lord of the Baths: The Fellowship of the Tub [Lush Cosmetics Bath Cocktail Recipe]