26 years old. Surrey. want to see the world. Love a good poem. Jaffa cakes are my thing. Food allergies make me sad. Family and my love are everything.

Author: SophThornton

A Guaranteed Good Hair Day

A Guaranteed Good Hair Day

If there’s one thing that I really take pride in, it’s my hair. Years and years ago back when I was about 16, I fell quite poorly with anaemia and I was losing hair by the minute. I’d wake up and there would be strands […]

Push for progress

Push for progress

I know International Women’s Day was a few weeks ago but I’ve deliberately posted this late because I think the topic of women’s successes and the push forward for gender equality is something we should be talking about every day of the year. The word […]

Hotel Review: Sandhotel, Reykjavik

Hotel Review: Sandhotel, Reykjavik

If there’s one thing I rely heavily on when booking a holiday or even just a hotel stay for a night, its an honest review. Hotels are expensive and even some of the most basic hotels now seem to be charging a hefty amount for […]

Reykjavik- the city of magic

Reykjavik- the city of magic

Whenever I go on my holidays whether it be a beachy week long trip or for a quick short city break, I seem to come home and really take time to reflect on where I’ve been and why I liked it. Reykjavik has had me […]

Why a city break is always a good idea

Why a city break is always a good idea

I have recently just come back from a long weekend away in the beautiful city of Reykjavik (watch this space for some posts on my Icelandic adventure!) but having been home for a week now, I have been reminiscing on my trip and just why […]

Go make your own sandwich

Go make your own sandwich

I was at a conference this week for work and there were a number of speeches but one really got me engaged and has left me thinking ever since. The talk was about perception of women and in particular, when it comes to recruiting women […]

5 Reasons You Should Plan Ahead

5 Reasons You Should Plan Ahead

I used to be someone who went with the flow, let others make plans and just go along with their plans. I then met my other half who loves a good plan and is extremely organised. At first, I found it quite hard to adjust […]

New year, new.. mascara?

New year, new.. mascara?

Nothing better to start the year with a new mascara giving my lovely long lashes!

2017-Lessons Learnt

2017-Lessons Learnt

A few things I’ve learnt in 2017 and what I’ll take to the new year!

How to be organised at Christmas!

How to be organised at Christmas!

How to keep organised this Christmas- a few tips!