Five happy thoughts.

I know what you’re thinking… bit random Becks? Five… good thoughts? See, I’m a optimist in many situations but there can be times where that’s not such a good thing. I tend to ‘predict’ that something will turn out better than it actually will, which just leaves a feeling of disappointment. It got me to thinking – whether you’re an optimist or a pessimist, everyone needs a good pick-me-up sometimes.… View Post

Recent purchases: Barry M Coconut Infusion

You know that thing you do when you pop into Boots straight after payday and get a bit spendy? Yeah… that happened to me… again. #sorrynotsorry I usually stick to Essie or gel polish for my nails, so the idea popped into my head to have a look at other brands. You know, broaden my horizons and things. I picked up a few from L’oreal, one from Essie (surprise, surprise)… View Post

Creating confidence: at the gym

I’ve decided to start a series of ‘Creating confidence’ posts covering different parts of life. As someone who suffers with a lot of anxiety, I thought it’d be a good idea to start the conversation about getting better. As cheesy as it sounds, I feel like each day you need to choose confidence and in a way create it and make it your attitude. I recently joined a gym and… View Post

Five ways: to get a better night’s sleep

We’re busy people with busy lives and sometimes, sleep is underrated. As a self-confessed night owl, I’ve lost count of the amount of times I’ve sat up writing blog posts or watching Netflix in bed with a cuppa at two in the morning. The secret to having a good sleep? Don’t have too little and don’t sleep too long. Zonking out for a good seven to eight hours every night… View Post

What’s in my bag?

Recently, I took a days holiday off work – which is pretty unheard of for me. “So, what does Becks do when she’s off for the day?” I hear you ask. Shop… of course! I waltzed into River Island with the intentions of buying a new bag as my old one was ripping at the seams. Oh boy did I buy a bag – feast your eyes on this suede… View Post