[Photography: Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery]

‘Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery is a vibrant museum in the heart of the city with over 40 galleries displaying world-class collections of art, social history, archaeology and ethnography… The museum holds centuries of European history and culture and is home to art collections of international importance, there is also a celebration of local and industrial…

[100 Happy Days]

Can you be happy for 100 days in a row? We live in times when super-busy schedules have become something to boast about. While the speed of life increases, there is less and less time to enjoy the moment that you are in. The ability to appreciate the moment, the environment and yourself in it, isthe base…

[The Big Sleuth Event]

The departure of The Big Hoot owls left many of you in a feathery flap! Well, the good news is Birmingham’s second adventure is mysteriously taking shape! Repeating The Big Hoot’s multi-award-winning formula, Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity and Wild in Art are teaming up to present The Big Sleuth. To most people, the word ‘sleuth’ means a private detective,…

[Charity Shop Treasures]

Stratford-Upon-Avon is beautiful. It is full of traditional sweet shops and pubs, the Royal Shakespeare Company, and the Butterfly Farm. It is a place tourists flock to on sunny days, taking in Shakespeare’s birthplace, the River Avon, and all this medieval market town has to offer. It is one of my favourite places on earth…

[Caring for Newly Blonde Hair]

After getting my hair bleached last week, I wanted to make sure to avoid further damage and accidentally stripping out the toner. The lovely hairdresser I met told me using brands such as Head and Shoulders would easily strip it out , and I’d lose out on the money I paid to get the balayage done…

[Poems of the Month IV]

WEEK TWENTY-SEVEN JULY 1ST 2017 – Hilda Doolittle, Sea Poppies Amber husk fluted with gold, fruit on the sand marked with a rich grain, treasure spilled near the shrub-pines to bleach on the boulders: your stalk has caught root among wet pebbles and drift flung by the sea and grated shells and split conch-shells. Beautiful,…

[Review: The Gallery Hair and Beauty Salon]

‘The Gallery Hair and Beauty Salon is located in Shirley, Solihull. We are Solihull’s premier hair stylist’s and beauty treatment salon. The Gallery Hair and Beauty started trading in 2009 with business owners Mr Stephen Dillon and Miss Jenna Swaine. With over 38 years of experience between them they have built up The Gallery hair…

[June Favourites]

Hi everyone! I hope you have all had an amazing start to your Summer, whether you’re on holiday, just finished your exams, or still working. Here a couple of things I have purchased/ been given this month that I want to share with you! Price: £1.00 each Place: Wilkos Opinion: As I’m trying to make…

[My Study Desk]

This year is the year I want to be more organised. Having taken a gap year in between Sixth Form and University, I find it easy to fall behind with some of my Law reading and seminar work as I’m out of practice with meeting deadlines. Therefore, I’ve made sure to keep certain things on…

[Summer Makeup Essentials]

Currently, it is one of the hottest days of the year so far in the UK. This means, for us girls anyway, our makeup is just sweating off. The heavy, full makeup I’m used to wearing – aka the gigantic flicks, the individual false eyelashes, and the dark, dark lipstick – are a no go….

[Scrapbooking – Part Three]

This is it! It is done – finally. It’s a bit of a mess, I know, but I’m just glad I managed to complete it and did so in time for my anniversary. For those of you who haven’t read [Scrapbooking – Part One] or [Scrapbooking – Part Two], in March I started a mini-project to create a…

[Photography: West Midland Safari & Leisure Park]

Discover your wild side. West Midland Safari and Leisure Park is a safari park located in Bewdley in Worcestershire, England. It was opened under the name of West Minster Safari Park in spring 1973. It is home to some of the world’s most beautiful and endangered exotic animal species. Safari Drive-Through, theme park and more. It…