Birmingham’s best hidden treasures

  Home to world class galleries, Michelin star restaurants and more miles of canal than Venice – Birmingham is a cultural melting pot.  With more than 8,000 acres of parks and open space, the city is one of the greenest in the UK; yet you can reach London is less than 1 hour 30 minutes by…

BEAUTY: Illamasqua vegan makeup masterclass

To celebrate their recent PETA accreditation – recognition from the world’s largest animal rights group for being a cruelty-free brand – Illamasqua showcased their vegan-friendly products and brushes at a makeup masterclass. The beauty department at Debenhams, Meadowhall, was transformed into a mini theatre where bloggers and beauty enthusiasts were treated to a glass of…

TRAVEL: A long weekend in Las Vegas

Regarded as the most exciting city in the world, I made a stop-off at Sin City whilst touring California… Soak up the lights and sounds of the famous strip with endless shopping; dine out at celebrity chef restaurants; drop some serious coin in the casinos; and party with world famous DJs day and night. Fly…

FOOD: 5 foods you must eat in Crete

The largest island of Greece, Crete is known for its majestic mountain ranges, gentle seas, breath-taking golden beaches and scorching hot summers. But what I love most about the island is the food. It’s nothing too fancy and there are no overly sophisticated ingredients; wild herbs and vegetables are the base of most Cretan dishes…