Weekend adventures

I have been doing veganuary this month and so far it’s been pretty easy but I have gone really carb heavy with my diet. I have ate so much bread, potato, pasta and even more potato. The potato cravings have calmed down now but I was seriously craving them all the time for about 3 weeks!

Eating vegan at home has been fine. I’ve found lots of great recipes thanks to the minimalist baker , deliciously ella, and good old pintrest. However, eating out has been a bit more of a challenge. A group of friends and I went out for dinner and although the place had a vegan menu there was no pudding or starters. It’s still not as straight forward.

Luckily Graham is on board with trying veganury and so for a wee treat we went to a vegan pub in Glasgow and went all out on the carb heavy deliciousness on offer.

2017 Travel Plans


As you might know the last two years have been hard work for us. Graham and I had been balancing a young family while I learned how to drive and completed a masters degree in public health nursing. Thankfully we are now settled into our new life and the hard work has paid off so we have a bit more time and money to enjoy some adventures.

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Happy New Year!

Hello 2017! And hello Veganuary!

This year started really nicely for us. A visit to Glasgow with old friends the day before then dinner with dear friends on the 31st and lunch with new friends in the morning. Totally my kind of way to celebrate.

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Henna on blonde hair

From the age of 12 I dyed my hair ash blonde. My hair was dry and broken, but I kept doing it regardless. Sadly I didn’t really look after my hair and I had so many split ends as a result of the constant bleaching. Continue reading “Henna on blonde hair”