Monthly Archives: October 2016

How I Got My Job as a Personal Trainer: An Interview with Iona May

Health and fitness is big business right now. From avo on toast, to finally mastering the squat rack, most of us twenty-somethings are really trying to take care of our bodies (in between the pizza take aways and 3am parties, that is).

I spoke to personal trainer, Iona May, about what trends actually work, and how any future fitness buffs can turn their passion into a career. Read more…

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All in the Details: How to build an outfit with impact

With grey skies, darker nights and general post-summer blues, it can be hard to feel inspired when it comes to fashion right now.

But making a style statement shouldn’t mean spending a fortune on new season looks. In fact, I promise you already have the building blocks for a great outfit already waiting in your wardrobe. Here’s how to find them. Read more…

Body Beautiful: A Documentary

This week saw National Mental Health Day, so I thought it was a good time to share my documentary, Body Beautiful, with you.

I’ve grown up seeing so many beautiful young women (and men) struggle to come to terms with who they are and how they look, so I decided to seek out some of the best body positive role models Edinburgh has to offer. Enjoy!

An Indian feast (and my favourite biker jacket) at Tuk Tuk

I’ve been so excited to share this amazing biker jacket by Elsie and Fred with you for ages now, so when the Edinburgh bloggers were invited to Tuk Tuk restaurant, I thought this was the perfect opportunity to showcase my favourite new buy.

Oh, and also to enjoy an Indian feast… Read more…

The October No Buy Challenge

If you’re a regular on my blog, you’ll know that a couple of times a year I put myself under a clothes buying embargo, and this October it’s time to do it again.

You might be wondering, what’s the point? In fact, there’s several of reasons I think that even the biggest of fashionistas should take a break and revaluate their existing wardrobe. Read more…