Beauty Review – Rosa Bath Bar

I wrote the below beauty review for Cambridgeshire’s Agenda magazine (link) which you will find in the January 12 issue. Aubrey’s Rosa Mosqueta luxurious bath bar is simply divine and offers something a little different than the ordinary bar of soap. The sweet scent of roses is quite strong but not too overpowering; fresh, floral […] Read more…

Bed Head for Superstar Mahooosive Hair

So, while I lived with my Nan, who always  had stocks of Kerastase, I could indulge in more expensive hair supplies but as soon as I left I knew I had to find a more affordable brand.  I used Dove as a student (and still do in the gym) but a hairdresser friend told me […] Read more…

A Thousand Splendid Suns

I was recommended A Thousand Splendid Suns by a friend and it was so incredible, I read the book within a week.  This is a story of the harrowing life of two extraordinary women living in war-ridden Afghanistan.  Starting with Mariam as a young child, shunned by the father she so deeply doted on, she was forced […] Read more…

An Arabian Princess

Princess is a true story detailing the life of a Saudi Arabian Princess, the life behind the veil.  Of course this is anonymous, that is given, particularly due to the cultural constraints in most parts of the Arab world.  However, this story is so heart-wrenching, it opens your eyes to the depths some countries, cultures […] Read more…

The Help – Read it before you watch it!

The Help is one of those books that you know in years to come you will remember, well I certainly will.  Set in the 1960’s in Mississippi during the civil rights movement, the story explores the relationship between black maids and white families uncovering issues of cruelty, mistrust, love and friendship.  I loved this book and […] Read more…

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