Ramen (ラーメン) is one of my favourite things to cook (and eat!) because it's so easy to make and the flavours are so simple. I recently learned on a trip to Japan that there are lots of varieties of ramen (the main ones being miso, shio, tonkotsu and shoyu) and some regions of Japan even … Continue reading How to cook my tasty chicken ramen
Hi friends! As you may know, me and Harrison are moving to Japan and I am very fortunate to have been offered a place on the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme. I haven't started my placement yet however I thought it would be useful to explain why I applied to the programme, how I've … Continue reading What is the JET Programme? Application Tips and things you need to know
Hi friends! It has been ages since I did a LUSH shop - I was looking through their site and thought I'd share my wishlist with you guys and, where I've tried a product before before, explain why I want it again! This list is a mix of skincare essentials, indulgent bath treats and awesome … Continue reading What’s on my LUSH wishlist?
Hi friends! If you've booked a trip to Japan, I am so excited for you. It it without doubt my favourite country in the world and I know you'll love it! Japan is deceptively large - geographically it's only approximately the same size as the state of California, but packed into 377,708 square kilometres is … Continue reading My ultimate guide to spending two weeks in Japan
If you're a fan of Makeup Revolution (or the Revolution brand), you'll definitely have heard of the I Heart Revolution chocolate palettes. They look (and smell!) like chocolate bars and there are lots to choose from, each with its own colour story. I recently got quite a few in the Chocolate Vault and the Chocolate … Continue reading Testing Makeup Revolution Chocolate eyeshadow palettes