This weird trick will make your hair pop


OK – confession time. I am terrible when it comes to taking care of my hair. I swear I drive my poor (but awesome) hairdresser to desperation with the terrible mane he has to sort every month or so.  That is… until I discovered this neat little trick.     See, my problem is that I wash my hair every…

Read More »

How to touch-up oily foundation


  You know how it goes – you work hard keeping those oils at bay and leave the house with your makeup a matte perfection… and then in a few hours you glance in a mirror and realise you’ve just arrived in shine-city, population one oily face.   It happens to me every day and it just absolutely sucks. Ain’t…

Read More »

Beer lovers in Tampere, Finland must visit here


  Okay so it’s not a new thing by any stretch of the imagination, Plevna opened way back in the beginning of 90s, but it still makes it new to us who do not have the fortune of living within walking/driving distance of it.     But let’s start from the beginning. Hubby and I visit Tampere every so often…

Read More »

You need to check out this secret gem in Krakow


  Sometimes when you walk aimlessly around in a city you’ve never been to before you can come by an absolute gem you probably wouldn’t have found no matter how strong your google-fu is. And let me tell you, Restauracja Klimaty Południa is one of these gems.     Me and this stunner came to meet while my holiday crew…

Read More »

My top 5 hot-weather makeup tips


  Have you been enjoying the hot weather boo? Cos I haven’t! This blistering heat is fecking killing me. I’m telling you honey, I am not made for these temperatures.   And it’s not enough that my pasty skin burns like whoa at the slightest hint of sun shine, or that my hair goes ghost white or that I can’t…

Read More »

7 things I want to do in Krakow


  It’s getting closer guys – hubby’s birthday and our adventure in Krakow, Poland. I’ve never been before, nor have any in our travelling party, so it befell on me to do extensive research into things that we’d like to see, eat, drink and experience.   Well, OK. Truth be told, it didn’t really. I was specifically told not to…

Read More »

Bollocks to staying in: 3 mocktails you must try


“Mocktails?” I hear you roar. “Who are you and what have you done to our Kat!”   Bear with me.   It can happen on the odd occasion. It’s a lovely night, all your friends are out, the drinks are flowing and you? You’re sitting at home because you just got prescribed some anti-biotics and the doctor specifically told you…

Read More »

I tried the new menu at Bar Lounge and it was like this


How is it that I have somehow almost completely overlooked an establishment that’s been serving food and drink for over 18 years in the heart of Chester? I distinctively recall sitting in the beer garden with a cocktail once or twice but I don’t ever remember actually going inside. OK – that could be due to the cocktails but seriously.…

Read More »