Hackney Downs Vegan Market (and the hunt for cheese)

Hackney Downs Vegan Market and my hunt for Kinda cheese I have only been eating plant-based for the last few months and recently have been really enjoying exploring the vegan/plant-based world and the number of very interesting foods and brands out there especially. This is party due to my general love for exploring new things,…

Frazzled by Ruby Wax – Theatre and Book Review

Frazzled by Ruby Wax Let me start with some background to how I found out about Frazzled. It started one random day, when a close friend of mine called and asked if I wanted to go see Ruby Wax’s one women show at Leicester Square Street the next week, and it was going to be…

Hello 2018 – My Visions, Intentions and Goals

Hello 2018 – My Visions, Intentions and Goals for the Year Ahead A new year is with us again, we say it every year, but gosh 2017 went quickly. I know that our view of time gets shortened each year so each year does feel quicker. With that in mind, I want to hit the…

Bye 2017 – a Reflection on a Year Past

BYE 2017 – a Reflection on a Year Past Well today is New Year’s Eve and for many this is a day of change. I recently have treated my birthday as a new year, a new start. Therefore 31st December is a sort of refocusing point for me in terms of goals.  More importantly, I…

No. 58 – London Street Art & Graffiti Tour

No. 58 – London Street Art & Graffiti Tour You can live in a city all your life and not really know it. I am a born and breed Londoner and I must confess I don’t really know London as well as I would like. London is a big diverse place. So I decide the…

Winter Beauty Warmer

Winter Beauty Warmer There is nothing better at times, especially during the winter, to a putting you hands around a hot mug and just smelling lots of warm winter spices, well for me personally. There is nothing wrong with a good cup of herbal tea, or even a really good cup of coffee but why…

December Photography Challenge

December Photography Challenge On a crisp morning in Early December a close friend of mine turned to me and told me she was challenging me to the December Black & White Photography Challenge. In reply I gave her a complete look of confusion, this social media challenge had seem to have passed me by. The…

Boots Haul

 Boots Haul I find myself every now and then just going through Boots (UK Drug Store) looking for new beauty finds. It a great high street store to find a new treasures from make-up, beauty to hair and vitamins and food. There is always a deal to be had to, whether BOGOF or using your…

Tata Harper Haul

Tata Harper Haul On my search for a natural skincare brand that actually works I came across Tata Harper on Cult Beauty, and had to do a mini haul. Tata Harper is known as the “Queen of Green” not just for its glamorous green glass packaging but because their products are farm-to-face using all natural ingredients….

Chestnut Oatmeal

With the dark cold mornings becoming more frequent, you now that Winter is around the corner. Winter is to be celebrated and not to be sad about, for not only to you get to wear cute little wooly hats, wrap up in large scarfs etc but you can get excited about all the great winter…

No. 16 – Launch your own Blog

Launching Loving Exploring Life Blog First to be polite, Welcome, thanks for coming. I guess the best place to start this post is at the beginning, a little over a year ago, I was speaking with my sister about my journey to having a happier and healthy life, and she just turned to me and…

Apple and Pear Breakfast Bowl

Apple and Pear Breakfast Bowl This recipe is something that I have been experimenting with for a while now after getting inspiration from the Forks Over Knives – Apple Lemon Breakfast Bowl. It is a very simple breakfast but is very refreshing way to start the day, and very versatile that you can easily mix up…