We are exactly 100 days into 2014. My news feed on twitter, instagram and facebook have been full of #100happydays photos since the start of the year. For those that started on the first day of 2014 today will be their last photo. I didn’t take part for a couple of reasons. Today is also exactly 100 days since my Grandad passed away, so the start of the year has been tough at times. I also think I would struggle with finding a photo to post everyday – ok maybe I wouldn’t. I am not going to dwell or feel sad about the amazing man we lost at the start of the year and I am not going to bore you all by posting 100 photos of 100 happy things. One of the things that has made me happiest this year was coming across a photo I didn’t realise I had. Each and every day over the past 100 I have been happy and thankful for the lifetime of memories I have of us together.
In need of some preening I booked a day off work and arranged some beauty appointments for my mum and myself. Destination of choice was one of my favourite Edinburgh Beauty Salons: The Makeup & Beauty Studio. A day off … Continue reading →
I have had an amazing time since I started blogging in 2012. The highlight above and beyond anything has been the great blogger mates I have made. Bonding over cocktails, discussing hashtags, beauty buys and blog frustrations never a dull … Continue reading →
Today is officially Popcorn Lovers Day! Any excuse to get my mitts on some more sweet and salted topcorn Or my more recent favourite Fiery Worcester sauce and sun dried tomato propercorn YUM. Popcorn brings me nicely on to my … Continue reading →
Our world is a wonderful but often unfair place. I have so many opinions on women in 21st century society, so many in fact that it is really difficult to pull them all into writing. Over sexualisation, under representation and … Continue reading →
I decided that after a year and a half it’s more than time to say goodbye to diamondsandfaith.com and start a fresh chapter. It is something that has been on my mind for a while now and the name just … Continue reading →