If you follow me on Snapchat or Instagram, you’ll have seen that I went to Crufts over the weekend. For those of you that don’t know, Crufts which originated in 1891 is the world’s biggest dog show and is held at the NEC in Birmingham over four days each March. The show attracts people from all over the world and rather than just being a dog show, it is now more of a celebration of all dogs. I went along on Thursday which was the first day of the show and then Sunday which was the final day. I stayed to watch the judging of the Best In Show which was televised live on Channel 4 and is the prize that everyone showing their dog over the four days is ultimately hoping for.

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2017 sees the return of straight leg denim. Say goodbye to your skinny jeans and welcome the old favourites back into your wardrobe. Straight leg jeans are the definition of a relaxed, chilled-out style – and they are great for almost every body type. They are relaxed, yet very flattering if you rock them right.

Make sure you get the right fit. They should hug your hips and thighs before loosening up for the classic straight leg fit – pair up with a jumper or tee and you have the perfect chilled-out look. Whilst you can partner straight leg jeans with a top easily, shoes however can be more tricky. Here are some of your best choices… View Post

Last week I was asked if I wanted to take part in a coffee taste test with Greggs as part of Fairtrade Fortnight. I was sent a number of gift cards for different food/coffee outlets including Greggs so that I could try a coffee (and a snack if I fancied it) from each one and see what I thought about them. Due to work and the time constraints, I wasn’t able to get to all of outlets but I did visit Greggs, Starbucks and Costa and sampled a coffee from each one. View Post