Lent – Giving Up and Taking Up | Lifestyle

Traditionally Christians Fast for 40 Days and 40 Nights, starting on Ash Wednesday and finishing on Thursday before Good Friday. However, these days that is rare and people usually give up something small for the period of Lent leading up to Easter. Over the years I’ve given up many things from chocolate to alcohol and even binge watching TV shows…

30 Before 30 | Life

You may have recently read my ‘25 Before 25: What I Achieved‘ post. Since writing up the results of that list I have been thinking of new and exciting things to add to my ’30 Before 30’ list and I think it’s obvious once you have a look that I am thinking about doing more adventurous things. I’m really starting…

25 Before 25: What I Achieved | Life

So my 25th Birthday has been and gone (last month, if you weren’t aware). Way back in 2013 I set myself a 25 Before 25 list to achieve by my 25th Birthday. Did I achieve them? Well personally I think I did preeetty well considering my lack of motivation and main focus towards work rather than play over the last year.…

5 Things This Week #1 | Life

Hey everyone! I am back. It’s been a long time and so much has happened, I’ll probably go into depth at some point. However until then I thought I’d ease myself back into this with a little update of my week and the first in my 5 Things feature. We’ll see how long the 5 Things lasts… 5 Things this week……

Looking Back On August | Life

This month seems to have flown by in the blink of an eye. So we say goodbye to August on this glorious day that is oh-so typically Summer. Ahem, it’s been chucking it down all day. Happy Bank Holiday guys :’D It was an average month, mainly full of rain (shock horror) and a hell of alot of work but…

5 Reasons to Visit Aruba | Travel

Aruba is an Island I have wanted to visit for a while. My grandparents visit Aruba a couple of times on various cruises and since then I haven’t stopped looking at photos of what seems to be such a beautiful and romantic holiday destination. Aruba, also known as the One Happy Island, is a small (just 20 mile long) Dutch island located…