Posted in June 2012

No more nails.

Due to having incredibly pale skin (I like to call it porcelain myself) I have never really been able to pull off eye shadow..  I wear mascara and eye liner but the shadow never quite sits right.

Whilst scouring Pinterest I found these eyes, jealous much?

Also?  ALL my nails broke so I won’t be doing anymore nail art for a while – hence the move to the eyes! Continue reading

An official apology

Just to say.. I am severley jet lagged and not slept in almost 48 hours. Hence my piss poor attempt at a Sentimental Sundays post. Please forgive me, I shall hopefully be back on form by Wednesday..

Food good Fridays!

We’ve had the mains, we’ve had the dessert.. it’s time for *drum roll please..*

The Cake Batter Martini!

‘What could possibly be in such a glorious looking drink?!’ I hear you cry.

Well, look no further, this beauty is made up of:

3 ounces Three Olives Cake Vodka
3 ounces white/clear creme de cacao
2 ounces amaretto
2 ounces heavy whipping cream
1 ounce Godiva white chocolate liqueur
sprinkles (I used nonpareils)

(I must admit – when I read this I did get a sudden pang of disappointment.. I was hoping for actual cake batter.  No such luck.)

For the full recipe click here. Continue reading

WordPress Wednesdays

So, I am going to be honest, I have been a little busy. And when I say ‘a little busy’ I mean, I haven’t actually been in the country for the past 7 days (by the time you are reading this anyway..) so I have pre-written 10 days worth of blogs (today is in fact … Continue reading

Twitter trend Tuesdays

Last week we saw the ‘Best British Boy Band’ category at the Kerrang awards trending on Twitter in the UK. This week I thought we would branch out and look at Canada. The Canadian’s are talking about H&M (I am writing this on 12th June as I am otherwise engaged to do so at a … Continue reading

Sentimental Sundays!

It’s that time again folks! This week I would like to present you with a slightly more thoughtful find: Now, this is all lovely and everything but here are my thoughts (in bullet point format..): I am grateful for being employed and all that jazz but in all honesty?  I would rather those taxes be … Continue reading

Just so you know..

.. I am not actually here. I am away until 26th June so have pre scheduled all my posts to go out.. Hence the possible vagueness.. enthusiasm tends to run dry after your 7th post in a row.. Anyway, I have tried my best to keep them all as interesting as possible but some may … Continue reading

Food good Fridays!

Last week we had the mains, this week the dessert. Snicker Caramel Cheesecake Cookies. Could you actually think of anything better? I first laid eyes on these tasty treats on Pinterest but the original source is linked with the picture below. Here are the ingredients: 2 Cups chopped Snickers Bars 2 1/2 Cups graham cracker … Continue reading