Working in a Big Corporation

No matter what the area of work it is, working and enduring in an enormous establishment can be a challenge. While I was in school, my teachers and ‘guidance counsellors’ painted adults life as this fulfilling destination that brings eternal…

Why I Love Spring

Spring is a season I always associate with joy and happiness, and as it’s almost over, I thought I would reflect and share my favourite things about the season. It’s the sweetest time of year and everything is starting fresh.…

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I'm Anika, I live in Yorkshire, I was born in May, and I blog about lifestyle and street style. Sometimes I share a photography session or two on here also. Take a look around - happy reading!

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Oslo Ready

I’m so excited to finally be jetting of to Oslo tomorrow. I haven’t been out of the UK in a while so it will be nice to get away from the ever-stressful job and spend some time exploring a new…

How to Scrap a Bad Mood

Find the cause. Getting right the the source will help shift the heavy cloud hanging over your head. It may take some time, especially if this attitude has been brewing over some time, but finding that connection ends in positive…

Real Techniques Brush Crush

After hearing so much about these brushes and this brand – I decided to take the plunge and invest in a few. I have seen plenty of beauty and blog posts praising the fantastic value of each and every set,…

Current Faves

Low Cost Stores to Love

H&M From it’s first UK store opening in 1976, H&M has become a multinational retail success. The Swedish brand is now a world-wide triumph, providing fantastic fashion for men, women, teenagers and children. H&M offered affordable clothing for all ages…

Leather Jacket Loving

A basic leather jacket is a must-have and fashion hack all in one. They come in plenty of different colours, styles and sizes but sometimes basic is best. Not everyone is comfortable with real leather, but faux can also be…

GOSH Velvet Touch Foundation Primer Review

This review is coming from someone who know absolutely nothing about primers. I didn’t start wearing foundation until I was around 17 because I was either too lazy or didn’t really need it. But as I grow older, I use it…

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Turning Nineteen

FINALLY. I know nineteen isn’t regarded as an big deal, but it’s a birthday so it’s still pretty exciting to me. It means I’m one step closer to being twenty which is absolutely terrifying but extremely intriguing. Turning eighteen was…

Spring Forward

The floral trend never fails to return during the springtime but I couldn’t resist. It’s an easy way to a colour and pattern to an outfit, which makes it seem more exciting with less effort. It’s almost a cheat, which is…

Collection Eyes Uncovered Palette Review

Collection is a make-up brand I will never give up on. Their ranges are affordable and such great quality for the range they offer. I usually head straight to the Collection shelf when I’m shopping on a budget because I…