Join us: #onegoodthing challenge!

You may have spotted me sharing a few Minvita tweets of late? Well, I’m delighted to be one of the official #onegoodthing challenge bloggers, alongside two of my fave green beauties. We’ll come to the ‘who’ in a mo, but I’ll start by telling you about the challenge…and see who might just want to join […]


Thursday Thoughts: & why this pic is my desktop background

Hey gals! I realised I always have a ton of things I want to share with you that don’t always translate to my usual full-form posts, so thought I’d dabble with a new series of (fortnightly) Thursday Thoughts. I hope you’ll like them! First up, the reason why this image is my current desktop background… […]


An Ayurvedic introduction with Dr. Deepa Apte

I have to tell you, I’ve returned to that stage where I’m fascinated by so many things and just wish I had the time and ability to absorb everything at once! Anyone remember The Matrix and how when they needed to learn a new skill they could just plug in and download? Well, that would […]


Stir crazy for health

If there were two things I’d never tire of thinking and talking about, it’s tea and health. And when the two combine – and I’m sipping a cup while thinking and talking about it – well that’s all the better! Hoorah for the folks at Stir Drinks who’ve upped the health factor of three of […]


Island beauty vibes

Vibrant, tropical, heady, intoxicating. Today we’re all about the island beauty vibes! Isn’t the thought of playing on a remote island just the most peaceful thing? Now I’m afraid I can’t offer you (or me!) an island retreat right now, but I can summon the bohemian beauty spirit to your home. And I’m turning to […]


Anything, Everyday Quinoa Soup

From quinoa for the hair back to quinoa in the kitchen, today we’re going to share the simplest, tastiest, healthiest blender soup… This recipe has become such a staple in my life and it really is the most everyday kinda thing. The beauty of this recipe is that it’s barely a recipe! In fact, it’s more […]


Feed your hair: Green People’s Quinoa Collection

Ahh, beautiful quinoa. We love it in salads and porridge, and now we can love what it does to our hair! It’s time to review Green People’s new collection, featuring the Quinoa & Artichoke Shampoo and Conditioner, and the Quinoa & Avocado Styling Gel. And if you like what you read, you’ll be extremely excited […]


A new project revealed…

It’s always exciting to unveil a new project and doubly exciting when I know it’s one you’ll all love too. And how do I know you’ll all love this one? Well, it’s a project with a brand I know so many of you are fellow fans of. A company run by one of our industry’s […]


TreeVitalise: all about Birch Water

Don’t you just love it when an age-old health remedy makes its way to our shores? And all the better when it’s a tasty one. It’s time to talk Birch Water… Before I introduce the above, I’m eager to share a few findings re the medicinal benefits of birch. This tree – which thrives in […]


Let’s collaborate!

OK beauties, things are getting busy and exciting. And I need your help! Read on to discover the latest collaboration opportunities across Buff Creative. They’re divided into two sections, so please read each in full before getting in touch. UPDATE: 23th Aug 2015 Hi all, by the time you read this I will have tweaked […]


Life after the pill

Girls, I need your help with this one! I write this post just shy of three weeks after taking my last pill. That’s right, I’ve finally broken up with the oral contraceptive… The ‘finally’ spells the first time in my adult life I’ve spent more than the standard seven day break without it (and I […]


Starve the ego, feed the soul.

Life is such a mischief; I swear you should never make a plan for it tempts the little gremlins to get to work on their countermeasure. This week has seen the gremlins borrowing my Mac – and only copy of Photoshop! – for some repairs. While I can’t share any of my planned posts, I […]

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