Life

5 Happy Things #19

Hello! Back again today with a 5 Happy Things update. We’ve had a very topsy turvy fortnight and I’ve found myself turing to the positives to keep me going. #1- Scotland holiday We booked our holiday all the way back in February last year!…

January 20, 2017
Salted Caramel Brownies Recipe
Baking Recipes

Gooey and Decadent Salted Caramel Brownies | Recipe

Dr W turns 30 this week, and the only way to celebrate this is by embracing a sickening amount of chocolate and caramel. (Well his way). After making these I thought I couldn’t not share my Salted Caramel Brownies recipe with you. These Salted Caramel…

January 18, 2017
5 Tips for PhD Interview Survival
PhD Tips

5 Tips for PhD Interview Survival

Now it’s been a while since I went for my PhD interviews, but given its that time of year I thought I would share some of my tips for PhD interview survival. I had quite a lot of PhD interviews, I know some people…

January 16, 2017
No Fuss Salmon Stir Fry Recipe
Quick Eats Recipes

No Fuss Salmon Stir Fry with Soy Noodles | Recipe

Today I’m sharing a simple Salmon Stir Fry recipe, that I can get done in about twenty minutes and offers very little washing up.  I’m all for simple, healthy and easy dinners. Especially mid week, when we’ve both been for a run or I’ve…

January 11, 2017
How To Survive Adulting Tips
Life

5 Tips to Help when Adulting Gets Too Much | Plus Giveaway!

Hello Monday! Back to the grind and a whole working week ahead of us. After a 3 day week last week, this s really full tilt back into full time Adulting. According to Urban Dictionary… Adulting means to do grown up things and hold responsibilities…

January 9, 2017
5 Happy Things Sunny Days
Life

5 Happy Things #18

Today I’m back with another 5 Happy Things. I had a restful Christmas break, which was much needed. After some rubbish news prior to Christmas, I found writing this post really helpful. Reminding myself of the positives as well as joining in with #TodayImGrateful on…

January 6, 2017
Goodbye 2016
Life

Celebrating the Positives | Goodbye 2016

I wasn’t going to write one of these at all, and given my mini breakdown over all things blogging, I wasn’t even sure if I’d even start again, this year or next….  Then I remembered, after reading a few 2016 round up posts for…

December 31, 2016
5 Happy Things-Bar and Block Birmingham
Life

5 Happy Things #17 | Christmas Blog News

My my it’s been a bit busy in the run up to Christmas. I have to admit my inspiration on the blog side of things has been desperately lacking. However, I do have a couple of recipes to share with you in the run up…

December 21, 2016
Ysrd and Coop Manchester Dinner Review
Manchester Tips & Reviews

Yard and Coop Review | Manchester

I love fried chicken, but good fried chicken is hard to get and often associated with a) a drunken night out and b) that certain fast food chain. When Yard and Coop came to Manchester a couple of years ago it was time to…

December 20, 2016