beauty, environmental, Uncategorized

Lush Creative Showcase 2018 (Manchester)

This post is a part of Blogtober 2018. This time last week I was travelling back from Manchester after having spent the past two days there working an event. Though I did spend most of this year working in the event's shop and having a primary role facilitating in workshops, I did have a little… Continue reading Lush Creative Showcase 2018 (Manchester)

beauty, Christmas, Uncategorized

“Does that sleepy stuff really work?” – Lush review and Christmas present tips

As you may already know, I work for a pretty goddamn amazing company. That company, who fight against animal testing, and for sustainable living, to name just a few wonderful attributes, is called Lush. There's a lot you may have seen about the company recently, but the one I'm homing in on today is the… Continue reading “Does that sleepy stuff really work?” – Lush review and Christmas present tips

beauty, lifestyle, mental health

The cosy chronicles

How do you stay cosy and keep your emotions warm when it's cold outside?   Whilst at work last week, I did my 'focus' on uplifting Christmas products and those with neroli (an ingredient proven to stimulate serotonin) and my good friend Hannah showered me with a fact I did not know and had never… Continue reading The cosy chronicles

personal, Travel

Life as a commuter

'Commuting' is not an art i'm used to, nor have perfected. I guess living no more than 15  minutes from work walking means I never truly have commuted, unless you count my periodic trips into London for Theatre School and rehearsals a 'commute' (well, I did hit rush hour and have to get up at… Continue reading Life as a commuter

beauty, Uncategorized

Blogmas: Day 10. Lush Christmas!

There's something funny about this post; I'm sitting here writing it whilst I would usually be at work, working for Lush. If it wasn't for my EDS, that is (my hypermobile body hates me). I do wish I could be at work today, as I really do enjoy working for Lush and it has massively impacted… Continue reading Blogmas: Day 10. Lush Christmas!

beauty, Christmas, Uncategorized

Work festivities

Part one: Written in OCTOBER. 6pm on Friday night, I was standing in the back room of my local 'Lush' store, sipping from my bottle of water. As the shop's shutters fell, I emerged into the shop floor. The same shop floor would, in only a matter of hours, be transformed. Over the summer, I… Continue reading Work festivities