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Yasmin

DIY

Beginners Guide to Chalk Paint!

Everyone and their mums are up-cycling these days and I love it! I made a promise to myself that if I need a new piece of furniture I will put serious effort into finding…

DIY

Transitioning to Winter Decor!

Oh hiiii. Do you remember when I was super proud of my Autumn Decor?! Well the time has come, the walrus said, to transition to winter!! Whaaaat?! YES IT’S ALMOST CHRISTMAS. Well not quite,…

Crafty Hacks, DIY

Crafty Hacks: 1 – Glitter Candles

I am SO excited to start this new mini-series! So I was recently made redundant (hire me please?) and it was around the time where all the autumn and christmas decorations were coming out…

DIY, Life

Autumn Decor

  Decorating your home for Autumn is not something that is commonly done back in the UK, but I’ve really fallen in love with it from my experiences in Canada and living in Switzerland.…

Life

My Favourite Feel Good Films Set in France!

So it is no secret that I am a MASSIVE francophile, I love everything about France: the culture, the food, the wine, the language, the style – EVERYTHING! And, living in the German part…

Travel

Roadtrippin’: Latvia

Hotels: Riga: Hotel Justus (highly recommend, old town, good breakfast) Liepaja: Hotel Libava (highly recommend, amazing food, amazing location & views) Cesis: Gludas Grava (do not recommend – very grotty) Sigulda: Goodstay Segevold Hotel…

Switzerland

Where have I been?!

I had to take a small break from the blog for reasons that I will come to in a minute. I didn’t actually realise how long it had been however until i was having…

Switzerland, Travel

Switzerland on a Budget!

Its no joke that Switzerland is one of the priciest places to visit but after living here for a couple of years I’ve learnt how to live life on the thrifty side! If the…

Travel

5 reasons to visit Piedmont, Italy

We’ve been visiting the Piedmont region a lot recently and I think its pretty great so I’m going to give you loads of reasons to go visit it! Reason #1 – Wine. I love wine.…