ColourPop Review

* Disclaimer: this is not a sponsored post. This is a raw, personal review of my thoughts and feelings about ColourPop Cosmetics.  3 weeks ago I headed to America’s currently most sought after makeup brands website ColourPop to see what all the fuss was about and ordered a few things to see for myself whether it…

6 Winter Favourites

I’m not sure about you, but winter turns me into a Buddy-the-Elf type human that so many people seem to loathe. I’ll scream at the various Christmas decorations popping up with pure excitement, and obviously the sales assistants love my perpetual enthusiasm.  I’m sure this condition is down to my mother who decorates the house…

The Sims Delusion

I think it’s time we sat down and talked about the Sims, don’t you?

Help, I’m A Hopeless Romantic!

As a literary student, I feel that being a hopeless romantic comes with the territory. It’s a mandatory trait if you wish to read Sense and Sensibility or Frankenstein, or fall in love with Mr Darcy or Mr Rochester (and if I need to explain to you why, then give up on literature). In fact,…

Chapter One: First Love

I’m not going to start at the beginning. With any story the best parts come from the sporadic place you start and I am going to begin where I feel it is necessary. I’m going to start with love. Love is a funny thing and it is hard to predict the love you are going…

Irrational Fears

What is a fear? And what is The Vivacious Blonde terrified of?