Recipe: Lime, Blueberry & Raspberry Cake

If you’re like me and have been spending lots of time in the kitchen during quarantine, then you may be looking for a new recipe to try out. I’ve been busy in the kitchen mastering new cakes and bakes over the past few months and my Instagram followers have definitely feasted their eyes on this…

Photos That Make Me Smile #53

These days I’m really enjoying and appreciating the little things in life and all the tiny moments in every day that make me happy. A simple glimpse of sunshine, aesthetically pleasing home decor, indoor and balcony plants, a delicious cup of coffee, intricate recipes and flowers to name a few… While still stuck at home,…

Falling in Love with Santa Monica

Last weekend Jonas and I finally got the chance to explore our surroundings a bit. You may think, that since we have been in California for a month, we must have visited tons of scenic places by now. Sadly, that isn’t the case as we have been super busy with moving in, buying furniture, buying…

Bringing In Some Color To Our Balcony

In Lithuania, plants, gardens and hanging flowers grown on balcony railings are extremely popular. I think it stems from the fact that Lithuanians in general are quite nature-oriented and love the outdoors. If you live in the city and you have a balcony, it’s very common to plant some greenery to frame your view and…

The Holidays Have Come & Gone

Hey everyone! Sorry for the long delay in posts over the holidays- seems like Christmas was still to come and in a few manic weeks, it’s now the new year! I don’t know about you, but for me, this year the holidays passed by so quick as I had so many things to do and…

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…

Happy May….And I’m Back!

Hey everyone! Happy May! I hope you are all doing well and enjoying this lovely spring weather. I thought I would do this long over-due post on here for you all today, before jumping right into some fun posts. Thought it would be good to catch you up on some things. The last 2 weeks…

Redber Brazil Dbarbosa Coffee Review & GIVEAWAY!

As you may know, I am a massive coffee fan… well, Jonas and I both are! A few years ago I was sent a beautiful bundle from Redber coffee in Guildford, which was the first time I tried their roasts. Now, a few years later, I have the pleasure of trying out one of their…

Boux Avenue Activewear, Giveaway + Friary Fashion Show

Hi everyone! I’m sure most of you know the lingerie retailer in the UK- Boux Avenue. We have a beautiful store here in The Friary Guildford which every girl loves to go treat herself or pick up beautiful nightwear and slippers 🙂 The retailer has just launched it’s first ever Activewear range: Boux Active and I…

Holiday Snapshots from Lithuania

So, as many of you may know from my over-flooded Instagram and Insta-story feed, I am on holiday in Lithuania right now! Today is my last full day, but I’ve been here since last Saturday and enjoyed every moment. It’s always nice to be home in Lithuania. I get to see my family, my friends…

Photos that make me smile #39

Good morning, lovelies and Happy Sunday! Yesterday Jonas and I slept in and whilst he was grading papers I was making sure I had a very lazy day! I needed that after a holiday and getting back straight into work! I also went into town and then we had a yummy treat for dinner –…

How to Get Back into a Heathy Routine in 2018!

In the New Year, many people aim to get back into a healthy routine and stay healthy! After the holidays, you may have gained a bit of weight or gotten used to a more relaxed routine filled with treats and indulgences. To make it easier for you and for me to get back into a…

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…

Italy Snapshots

Hey everyone! Long time no chat- sorry! As you may know, I was away all of last week with Jonas exploring Italy 🙂 We went to Rome for 3 days and then to Venice for another 3 days… such an amazing holiday full of adventures! We took way too many photos, so before I select…

Photos that make me smile #29

Good morning, everyone! I hope you had a nice week and have a lovely weekend planned! This morning Jonas and I are about to head out to play some squash and then off to London to meet with my brother! I’ve also got some final editing to do to my essay and then submit tomorrow!…