10th October ’17: Keep mentally healthy

Have you ever felt like you were teetering on the brink of emotional burnout? You’re not alone. New research for World Mental Health Day found that one-third of UK people are either burnt out or very close to it. And experts say the situation is like a mental health ‘ticking time bomb’. The ‘Burnout’ Snapshot survey discovered that almost half of respondents had taken at least one day off work due to stress in the past two years and almostRead more

7th August ’17: A little favour…x

Hello again, folks. You know I told you I’d been nominated for the @amaraliving Interior Blog Awards in the Best Colour Inspiration category? Well, voting is open as of today. Yay! And *gulp*. All you have to do is click here, enter your name and email and click the ‘Vote now’ button. It would be AMAZING if you could vote for me: I’m up against some fabulous, inspirational bloggers and to be shortlisted I need to gain the top 5 amounts ofRead more

What’s your earliest colour memory?

I’ve loved colour for as long as I can remember. My passion for it is at the core of some of my earliest memories. There’s the photo of me blowing out candles on a cake decorated with ultra-purple icing (at my insistence) on my second birthday (our front door was also painted purple and my mum had a purple crocheted beret – again, I was very emphatic…it was purple all the way….). Then there’s the pic of me looking unimpressed inRead more