Hi friends! As some of you might know, I was accepted onto the JET Programme a few weeks ago and I'm waiting to hear where my placement will be. This is a huge life step but to a lot of people who know me IRL, it wasn't that surprising! Me and my boyfriend will be … Continue reading Why I decided to move to Japan
I got so much Soap & Glory for Christmas, I didn't know what to try first! I'd never really used the brand save for a body spray I got when I was like, 14, and I thought it smelled really good but on reflection, it actually just smelt like vommed up meringue. As such, I've … Continue reading Soap and Glory – as good as it smells?
Akihabara is an area of Tokyo well known to lovers of games, anime and the Tokyo shopping scene. I've been lucky enough to spend a few days in Tokyo and every visit to Akihabara feels like the excitement of opening presents on Christmas morning - you don't know what you're gonna get but it might … Continue reading Is Akihabara the coolest place in the world?
In the last few years, the number of makeup brands and products on offer has grown so quickly, the choice is often overwhelming. I usually gravitate towards drugstore makeup over high-end makeup for two reasons. Firstly, I simply don't have the expendable income. I wear make-up everyday and enjoy playing around with it so I … Continue reading Is this the best drugstore makeup brand we’ve ever had?
Bibimbap (비빔밥) is a deliciously simple Korean dish consisting of a bowl of warm white rice usually topped a fried egg, sliced meat and vegetables with gochujang (or a bibimbap sauce - recipe suggestion below) to finish it off. The hot dish is then stirred thoroughly just before eating to mix all of the goodness … Continue reading Tasty Korean bibimbap in 20 minutes