October in the UK marks Lupus Awareness month.
I don’t often discuss my Lupus with people, as I don’t want it to become a significant part of how people perceive me. I also don’t want people to think that I am complaining all of the time, as I am very aware that people are dealing with much worse things. However, it is a big part of my everyday life, no matter how much I try to play it down to the outside world. Continue reading Living with Lupus – Lupus Awareness Month
I love flapjacks! So today, I decided to modify my usual recipe and use desiccated coconut and chocolate chips. Believe me when I say that they are delicious. In fact, they very much taste like a Bounty chocolate bar (UK). If you’ve been following my blog and recipes for a while, you will know that they are – of course – vegan friendly. Continue reading Coconut and Chocolate Chip Flapjacks
These Oreo brownies are deliciously indulgent and dangerously quick and easy to make. To make this recipe, you will need: Ingredients 250 g Plain Flour 80 g Cocoa Powder 350 g Caster Sugar 1 tsp Baking Powder 240 mL Olive … Continue reading Vegan Oreo Brownies
I really enjoyed reading The Sweet Shop of Second Chances by Hannah Lynn. It is a lovely story and an easy read. The storyline is one that reminded me of a Hallmark film, and I loved that! Continue reading The Sweet Shop of Second Chances – Book Review
Apple and cinnamon, is there a better combination? – Especially in the Autumn season.
These tempting oaty apple pie biscuits are easy to make and completely vegan friendly. Continue reading Vegan Oaty Apple Pie Biscuits
Yesterday, I created this raven artwork and saw the following quote by Dieter F. Uchtdorf, which resonated with me. ‘The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.’ Continue reading ‘The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul.’
The Flat Share is the second book by Beth O’Leary that I have read, the first being The Switch, which I thoroughly enjoyed. You can find my review here. The Flat Share did not disappoint, although if I had to choose a favourite of the two, The Switch would be my choice. Continue reading The Flat Share – Book Review
It’s my favourite time of the year! Yes, I am that ‘basic girl’ who loves Autumn, Halloween and all things cosy! You’ll find me over the next few weeks collecting conkers, visiting the pumpkin patch and wearing all the fluffy … Continue reading Spooky Season
In Five Years, by Rebecca Serle, is a story about love, friendship and loss. It was quite a difficult read for me – emotionally. Continue reading In Five Years – Book Review
Ghosts, by Dolly Alderton, is about a 30-something-year-old woman named Nina. Nina has a successful career, owns a flat in London and has many friends. However, the one thing she is missing is someone to share her life with. With the encouragement of her friend Lola, Nina signs up to a dating app and meets Max, ‘the perfect man’ – or so she thinks. Continue reading Ghosts – Book Review