i’ve found the world’s comfiest jeans

I like to be organised. I pride myself on it and I’m known for it by my friends and colleagues. As a result of said quality, I start my Christmas shopping in November. By doing so, I have more time to think about the gifts I buy and I also get to take advantage of both…

how i trick myself into drinking more water

Sitting at a desk for the majority of my day doesn’t usually physically exhaust me so I find it difficult to drink the recommended 2L each day. Two years ago I visited my naturopath after having suffered from skin issues for quite some time. We went through the usual questions and then she asked me…

pour decisions: grenache

Quickly becoming one of my favourite red wines, Grenache (pronounced gruh-nash) originates from both Spain and France with Australia better known for blending the grape with Shiraz and Mourvèdre. If you’re a fan of Shiraz, you should give this drop a try with a tomato based, veal or fish dish. What to bring to your…

flowers on friday: sunflowers

With the long overdue rain falling this morning, I thought it only fitting to feature the sunflower to contrast the grey skies.  The sunflower is synonymous with happiness and nourishment and this has a lot to do with the fact that it will change direction to receive the most amount of sunlight throughout the day….

yoga challenge

It’s official; I’m becoming a yogi…well, that’s the plan anyway. I came across vlogger Yoga with Adrienne on Youtube one evening -after having started with carpool karaoke, followed by the trailer for Tulip Fever- and thought ‘Maybe this is what I need right now!’ If you’ve been keeping up to date with my last Flowers on Friday post you’d…

sixty-one days

It’s getting closer! In 61 days, I’m jet-setting out of here to a sunny and warm Mediterranean Summer and I’m a little (A LOT) excited! I’m heading back to Italy for a return to some favourite cities + immersing in some new ones and my mouth begins to water when I think about all the amazing food:…

my bucketlist

  Buy a pair of Jimmy Choos | Climb the Eiffel Tower ✓ | Cut my hair really short | Donate Blood | Eat a Crepe in Paris ✓ | Eat Pasta in Italy ✓ | Eat Tapas in Spain ✓ | EPL Game in London ✓ | Fly First Class | Get a tattoo ✓ | Go a week without…