Swimwear Favourites Featuring Asos

There are so many different types of swimwear on the market; from one-pieces to metallic. As Summer is upon us and we are all jetting off on holidays I thought it would be perfect time to just talk through what swimwear I love. If you have been reading my blog for a while you will know I have an unhealthy obsession with ASOS, which is where I have found all of the gorgeous pieces!  

Asos have an amazing range of swimwear. They cater for all different shapes and sizes plus have so many different colours too! It is the first place that I will look when searching for swimwear for the holiday season.

I found 12 different types of swimwear from ASOS that I just had to share with you. I absolutely love all them all and very much wish I was going on holiday for the whole of summer! 

One Piece - There are so many different pattens and variety when it comes to the one piece. I love these three, the cut out detailing and the gorgeous prints. To me a complete must have for the holidays. Love!!

High Waisted Bikini - You will always find me in an high waisted bikini on holiday. I love how flattering they are on all body types. The detailing and colours on these three are just beautiful. 

Metallic - They have been very where lately on sunglasses, bags nail polish and now they have reach the swimwear. If you want to make a statement with your swimwear then metallic is perfect for that. As much as I love how gorgeous they are I don't know if I could pull it off! 

The Standard Bikini - I love how easy these are while on holiday, you can mix and match with colours and styles: ASOS allows you to do this so easily! Perfect if you aren't talking a lot with you but what to mix it up. 

Much Love 



Summer Accessories

As summer is fully underway and we are all off on our summer holidays. I thought I would just share with you a few summer holiday accessorise that I will be taking away with me for sure. 

Staring with floral crowns, I have been talking about floral crowns over the last couple of months. Floral crowns dresses up an outfit and is the perfect match with beachy waves. They look gorgeous whether you are off to the festivals this summer or away on a city break. I love them!! 

Tan sandals, theres have been a must have for me for years. They look gorgeous with a tan, a pair of jeans or even a summer dress. I believe they should be in everyone wardrobe and I just can't get enough of them this year! 

Sunglasses, this might be a bit of an obvious one being summer. I honestly can't get enough of the different colours leans, shapes, colours that are around this season. I normally stick to a very boring sunglass but lately I have been loving the rounded detailing sunglasses! 

Summer reading. If you personally know me then you will know that I'm not really one to pick up and book. However this is something that I do want to change, I treated myself to a few books to take away on holiday with me. 

Much Love 



Lazy Sunday

If you are from the UK then you will know that it was Fathers Day yesterday. To celebrate Fathers Day and Dads Birthday we had a good old family BBQ which contained a lot of tapas, burgers, wine, and cake! Half way through the afternoon we got all the old photo albums out and had a good laugh at some lovely 80's hair and how we used to dress as little children in the 90's. This to me was my favourite part of the day! Once all the food had been eaten we got out dads birthday cake - which was shaped as a sheep! 

To end the evening we all sat around the firebowl and just chilled for the rest of the evening. Below are just a few photos that sum up the day for me, I hope you enjoy! 

Much Love 



My 'Don't Have Much Time' Morning Routine

My morning routine very much changes depending on what I have planned and how much time I have. Today I thought I would share with you my 'don't have much time' morning routine as lets be honest we really don't have time for the full morning routine that we would very much like to do. 

I normally have a alarm to wake me and after hitting the snooze about 4 times and spending way to much time scrolling through social media I finally get out of bed! I always have my outfit for the next day laid out on the chair, this is something I have done since being at school and its a complete time saver in the mornings! 

Getting way to distracted!!!

When I don't have a lot of time I will head to the bathroom and do my skin routine, brush teeth and spray a lot of dry shampoo into my hair! Before putting my hair up in a high bun. 

I will return into my room and just apply a minimal amount of make up which normally consists of a good coverage foundation, a bit of bronzer and blusher and finishing of with a touch of eyeliner and mascara, not forgetting any lip balm I have within reach. 

Whether I'm rushing out the door for college or work, I do try and eat breakfast before I go but something I just ran out of time (to busy being on social media) i'll then just pop in my car and of I go to start my day. 

Todays Outfits - Top H&M Trousers Topshop

I hope you enjoyed this slight different morning routine, I would love to know what your 'real' ones are like? 

Much Love 



The Shoe Edit

There are some gorgeous shoes around for this season. Summer is pretty much the only season that I go a tad obsessed with sandals. There are some gorgeous pairs around. I love getting mine from New Look, Asos and Topshop however I have spied some in Office which I may get for holiday! 

These gorgeous pale blue sandals from Asos they are  to die for. I think they will look gorgeous with an all white outfit for either day or night! Love!!

New Look is always my first place for picking out sandals for the summer. They always have a gorgeous range from plain day to day, embellished, beaded, bright colours for the evenings. Again I think these will be lovely for day through to the evening. A holiday must!!   

I haven't been to sure of the lace up sandal trend this year. However I was completely converted when  i saw these beauts in Topshop. I fell in love with the style and also the gold detailing on the heel! I have been wearing these with printed trousers and summer dresses! 

What shoes are you loving for the Summer?

Much Love 



Whats In My Bathroom Cabinet

I am a complete skin care hoarder and love to look after my skin. Which lends me onto this post, I love seeing what other skin care is around and what people are using. I thought I would share with you what is in my bathroom cabinet.There is a lot of different products in my cabinet and I don't use them all at once. I may do an everyday skin care routine. 

Starting with the top section, this is what I tend to reach for on more day to day weekly basics. For me I will cleanse tone and eye moisturise and moisturise both evening and morning. In the evening I will add a serum as well. Once/ twice a week I will use a face mask and also an exfoliate. 

From left to right - Clarins Eye Contour Balm, The Body Shop Camomile Waterproof Eye & Lip Remover. Sanctuary Spa Pre Refining Toner, Clarins Gentle Exfoliator Toner, Soap & Glory The Ultimelt, ESPA ProCleanser, Ren Flash Rinse 1 Minute Facial, Clarins Pure Melt Cleasing Gel, Orgins Clear Improvements Masks, Body Shop Warming Mineral Mask, Liz Earle Skin Repair Moisturiser, Clarins HydraQuench Lotion and Body Shop Seaweed Clarifying Treatment. 

Onto the bottom section this is random thing that i like to keep such as hair care, samples, body lotion and anything that I use but doesn't really have a place! 

From left to right - Sanctuary Spa Luxurious Body Butter, Johnsons baby shampoo, Pantene BB Creme, Champneys Citrus Blush Body Lotion, Elemis Body and Hair Oil, Sure Deodorant, Tangle Teaser, ESPA Replenishing Face Oil, ESPA Refining Skin Polish and Dermalogica Daily Mircofoliant.

Much Love 


What I Ate #1

Before I get into this post, I want to say a massive that you to Aly from  aleelilydesigns. For recreating my new blog and I love it to bites!! Do check her out if you are looking to re-design all or some of your blog, she always has her own blog as well. 

Moving onto today blog, this is the first of many What I Eat series. I am always so interested in what other eat - is that weird? 

Breakfast was actually eaten out at Breathing Space this is a spa just around the conner from me. They have a super healthy cafe which do healthy food, juice drinks and smoothies. I had fat free yogurt with granola and fresh fruit, banana which isn't pictured and a coffee! 

Lunch was super healthy for me today. Im trying to get back into my healthy diet/ fitness routine. I had a salad with tuna, feta, olives and dressing of balsamic vinegar. With a side of chilli baby beetroot which can I just say I am obsessed with and you need to try them.

Having said I am trying to get back into my health kick, I did have a slice of red velvet cake about half way through the afternoon. 

Dinner was one of my favourite all time meal - which I completely forgot to take a picture off! Beef goulash with sour cream and baked potato. For dessert I had a little bit of crumble and custard. To me a perfect way to end the day. 

Much Love 



Protecting Our Skin

With Summer in the air, i have done a completely re-freah from my wardrobe to my skin care. I am always changing my skin routine slightly with every season as i do believe that your skin does change with each season and lets be honest we wouldn't be walking around in a think knitted jumper in the middle of summer so why should your skin be the same. 

Not only should we let our skin breathe during the warmer months, it still need to be protected. This is something that i will hold my hands up and say i never remember to add an SPF into my skin routine and yes a lot of skin care brands are adding SPF into the products but i do believe we should be using an 30+ factors on our faces. There are loads of skin care brands that also do a SPF or you can just buy a cheaper one in your local boots. 

I have been hunting high and low to find some good SPF products that i could share with you today. As this is something i feel so strongly about, everyone should be wearing SPF as if you don't your skin is going to start showing first signs of ageing and sun damage. Let me honest no one wants that!! It is so easy to just pop and SPF into your everyday skin routine, and not just using it if its a bit sunny outside. As there are always sun rays around even if its raining and cloudy!

Below are just a few that I've found and loved. 

Vichy Ideal Soleil Velvety Face Cream SPF 50 £14.50

Claris Sun Care Milk-Lotion Spray UVA UVB 50 £19.50
Clinique Face Cream SPF 40 £18.00

All these sun protections can be used for all skin types even sensitive. So there is no excuse this summer! 

Much Love 



What I Got For My 20th Birthday

On Tuesday I turned 20. I thought today I would just share with you what I got for my Birthday. *disclaimer Im not trying to brag or show off with what I got, I just purely what you show you, as i personally love watching and reading these types of posts* 

 Miss Dior Eau De Parfum 
Flawless Finish Collection Instablur Primer & BB Cream The Body Shop
Eau Des Jardins Fragrance Clarins 
Shower Creams Floral Collection Marks & Spencers
Real Techniques Gold Collection 301, 300, 100

Topshop and a spa voucher. 
  Also received some chocolates and pink champagne and brought myself some lovely flowers!

 To this post I have also just added a few pictures of our meal out in the evening and also my outfit. We went to Cote Brasserie in St Albans, I must say its absolutely gorgeous inside and the food was lovely! I wore white shift vest from Asos, midi skirt H&M and glitter sandals Marks & Spencer's.

Much Love 



Start Each Day With A Positive Though

How many of us wake up and either moan about the weather, the time, what we have planned for the day?! From this how many of us carry on the negative thoughts for the rest of the day and in the evening moan about how we had such a bad day. Well maybe we could change that. Don't get me wrong I am completely guilty of this, i may even be the worse for it! 

What do you think would happen if we all woke up with a positive thought and how this would effect our outcome of the day. Maybe we would all be a little bit happier maybe we would all get a lot more done with our days, who really knows. 

What I do know is a positive mind will lead to a positive day and from this could bring positive opportunities. 

So next time we all wake up, and its raining or its too early just think of a small positive that may change your day. 

Much Love 



Summer Wishlist

Summer is my favourite season by far. Not only does the weather get warmer, but its also my birthday, summer holidays and longer evenings! I always seem have a summer wish list over every other season. A few of my summer items this year as also on my birthday list (hopefully loved ones will read this and get an idea - hint hint ) but most of the items are just thinking i have been lusting over and would die to get my hands on! 

Grey Tote
Clarins Fragrance
Tan Sandals 
White Sundress
Painted Shorts 
Pastels Wallet 
Nars Reckless Blusher 
Topshop Glitter Polish   

Can we all just take a moment to just look and see how gorgeous these pieces are! They are completely perfect for a summer evening, or a cute little picnic. Love love love!! 

Do you have any summer items you are lusting over? 

Much Love 


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