Recipe: Morning Maca Mocha Smoothie

Smoothies are a great way to start your day! They’re light, refreshing, packed with nutrients and can be so personalised. Whether you enjoy a smoothie as a quick breakfast in the morning to kick-start your day, as a pre-workout or a post-workout snack, or even as a mid-day pick-me-up, then this smoothie may be just…

Recipe: My Post-Workout Chocolate Shake

Recently I’ve been obsessed with the Chocolate, Peanut butter post-workout protein shake I have been having almost every single morning. It’s a refreshing option for anyone looking to satisfy their chocolate cravings with a hit of some healthy carbs, fats and protein. Well balanced and filling- it’s my go-to post workout shake that refuels me,…

Get Ready For Those Summer Picnics!

When the weather starts to feel more like summer and the sun is shining… there is nothing better than a British picnic! I did a picnic post last year, but thought I would do an updated one to share my picnic must haves with all of you. So grab a coffee or a tea and…

Easter Faves

Easter is quickly approaching and I am sooo excited! I love Easter- it’s a bit different in Lithuania since there is less Easter themed items in stores, however, it’s still nice to look around shops and websites here in the UK for some inspiration. I haven’t gone all out for Easter before as I always…

Recipe: Low Carb Chocolate Peanut Squares

This past weekend Jonas wanted to have a bit of a treat, however, as he has recently been following a low carb, high diet- I had to go out of my comfort zone and find something that was suitable. I found a fabulous and easy recipe on DietDoctor.com for some Chocolate and Peanut Squares and…

Jamie’s Italian in Guildford

A couple weeks ago I was invited to go out and try the new summer menu at Jamie’s Italian restaurant in Guildford. Believe it or not, I haven’t been to it before even though we live 2 minutes away, so I had to go and try the place out! Jamie’s Italian is a chain of…

A Lunch Date for Two at The Ivy

After a week of being home alone, Jonas finally came back from a conference in the US 🙂 To celebrate this and my day off on Monday, we went out to the Ivy Castle View in Guildford for a celebratory lunch. The weather was absolutely beautiful- hot and sunny and we were both a bit…

This or That Challenge- 60 Random Questions… Answered!

Hey everyone! The other day I came across a blog that had a fun post up which consisted of THIS or THAT questions that you then had to answer! I thought it would be quite a fun and interesting blog to do for you guys! Either for you to learn some VERY random things about…

Trialling out TASTY! Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Hey everyone! So yesterday I tried out a bit of a different Chocolate chip cookie recipe- one by TASTY! I’ve got to say, they weren’t too different from my own recipe – HERE, just a bit sweeter. They were still really delicious and Jonas and I enjoyed them thoroughly! As the weather has been very cold…

The most wonderful time of the year!

Christmas back home has been incredible! We had snow, mulled wine, champagne, Christmas trees, laughter, joy and some wonderful family time! I hope all of you had an incredible Christmas with your friends and family and enjoyed the holidays as much as I did! ❤ Now that Christmas is over and we have New Years…

2017 Advent Calendars

It’s almost December which means you have a few more days to buy those Advent Calendars you have been planning to get for the past 12 months! Every year I get so overwhelmed by the Calendars available and am always in awe of what ideas brands and stores come up with! I’ll be honest- Jonas…

Recipe: Homemade Chocolate Granola

Every morning Jonas loves to have some granola to start off his day. Although there are tons of different brands to choose from in store, I always think that homemade granola is the best way to go. No unnecessary added sugars or preservatives + it’s less expensive and a fun thing to make! Every now…

Recipe: Chewy and delicious chocolate brownies

Hey everyone! Today I’m bringing you a new recipe- chewy chocolate brownies! I can’t believe I don’t have this recipe up on the blog yet as it is my go-to recipe for brownies that are delicious, oh-so chocolatey and something I know most people will like! This definitely isn’t a healthy recipe whatsoever, so if…

Photos that make me smile #36

Hey everyone! Sorry for being gone for a bit – was away for a long weekend in Lithuania and have been very busy with my MSc project! But, I am finishing up testings this week so it’s only analysis and writing up left! I’ve got some super exciting blogposts coming your way soon but whilst…

Redber Coffee Review and Instagram GIVEAWAY!

Hi everyone (giveaway info at the end of the post)! You must already know that I am someone who absolutely loves a good cup of coffee in the morning to wake me up, but also as a treat midday when I’m feeling like I need a bit of a pick-me-up. Jonas and I have been…

Valentine’s Dinner

Hello everyone, I hope you had a lovely evening yesterday no matter what you got up to! Jonas was working quite late, but when he came home he surprised me with some beautiful pink roses and made me a 3-course meal! It was so delicious and I was completely spoiled! He made some asparagus covered…