How to pack the best carry on

Long haul flights are the worst, there is no question about that. Being in a sky high prison for hours and hours is only made worse if you forget the important items that make it all bearable. Here is my list of must haves to make a long flight more relaxing. ¬†Warm fuzzies There is…

travel. tips for an organised suitcase

Although some people hate packing for holidays, I just love it. From choosing my outfits and accessories, to finding great storage solutions, packing puts me at ease that I won’t be without any of my favourite things when I get to my destination. Here are my top tips for an organised suitcase: 1.Shop your wardrobe…

Slightly healthier choc bubble slice

What constitutes healthy eating these days, the answer? No sugar. How easy is it to have NO sugar? Really bloody hard. My whole life it’s been eat dinner, have pudding. Taking away the eat pudding is like getting in the car and not putting a seat belt on, it just feels WRONG. I have been…

Vegan chickpea patties

I didn’t choose the vegan life, the vegan life chose me. Just kidding, I’m not actually a vegan, or even a vegetarian. What I am, is crap at eating things other than bread, pasta, pastry or starchy carbs. I recently made the decision to start eating meals that are not based around meat, or the…

How to choose the right glasses!

I was recently contacted by a company called Optically.co.nz, who reached out to ask if I would be interested in talking about their product on my blog. It’s rather a funny coincidence, because I actually worked in retail optics for a number of years. I spent a significant chunk of time dealing with frames and…