Revitalising your brand online during #lockdown2020 β€” using this time to protect your business

Revitalising your brand online during #lockdown2020 β€” using this time to protect your business

COVID-19 is an incredibly sensitive subject at this point in time β€” in fact, let's not even begin to talk about it (I'll even hold my tongue for 5 minutes about the lockdown protests πŸ€¦β€β™€οΈ). What I want to talk about is the period of time this virus is giving us: Self-isolation. In my own [...]

10 things to do during self-quarantine that’ll enrich your life

10 things to do during self-quarantine that’ll enrich your life

I was thinking lately that there's one group of people that's really going to be hit hard financially by the coronavirus... Travel influencers. I know what you're thinking... boo-freaking-hoo, right?  COVID-19 recently affected my own travel plans, as we nearly got stuck in Europe when Trump announced the (latest πŸ™„) travel ban. We managed to get [...]

Ultimate sustainable gift guide: what to buy when you want to save the planet

Ultimate sustainable gift guide: what to buy when you want to save the planet

 We don't need to talk about how the world is crumbling do we? 🌎 Let's just say it's a given that it's unsustainable with the way modern society is guzzling non-reusable materials. Which brings us to the point in hand.... Christmas. The time of year where stockings are expected to be filled with plasticky-little gimmicks and [...]

Chef’s Corner: yummy Pumpkin Spice pancakes for two πŸŽƒ

Chef’s Corner: yummy Pumpkin Spice pancakes for two πŸŽƒ

I'm celebrating because this is the first year I've actually liked pumpkin spice. That's right: all of those years playing the die-hard Autumn fan, I've been a fraud. Until now! Last month I ordered a pumpkin spice latte and, to my absolute shock, actually liked it (despite it being waaay too sweet). And I've now made it my [...]

Chef’s Corner: Easy slow cooker veggie enchiladas on a budget πŸ 

Chef’s Corner: Easy slow cooker veggie enchiladas on a budget πŸ 

We recently invested in an (albeit, cheap) slow cooker. We'd wanted one for yeeeeears but feared it'd become yet another kitchen appliance destined for the dusty realm of the back of the cupboard. And thus we kept putting it off. Our recent move to the States landed us in the Land of the Slow Cooker [...]