Choosing My WordPress Theme

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When you self-host a Wordpress.org domain you can use customisable themes to get the look and feel of what you want.  There are free themes (which I used for Style Me Up) and premium themes. I had to ask the difference between the two or more ask about what you get for the fee.  It is ...

Be A Nice Human – Website Launched

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In Australia I was wearing a cute little top from ASOS it was a very simple blue sleeveless T Shirt with white writing on it.  Walking along Circular Quay in Sydney with a friend, two ladies we didn't even know, pointed over and commented when I walked past.  they loved the top and more importantly ...

Blog Hosting – How I figured it out!

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So… I had decided on my site name and know I wanted a wordpress.org site WordPress is a common blogging platform – I used a self-hosted site already for Style me Up (at the time that was based purely around the fact that I wanted my own domain name and didn’t want it to end wordpress.com).  ...

Kiko Cosmetics – Open in Eldon Square

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I first became aware of Kiko on a trip to Rome some friends were rather excited to show me the store and selection.  I could see why they were impressed as soon as I walked in.  I loved the layout and style of the store - white and bright with a huge range of colours ...

Build Your Own Benefit Makeup Kit

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I absolutely love Benefit Cosmetics (although I am slightly offended at the discontinuation of their Play Sticks foundation as I am not sure I can live without it!) Their email this week was all about creating your own Benefit kit.  Basically you pick 3 full size products, get a free gift AND probably the best bit ...

How I Started My Blog Redesign

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I thought I would share how I went about my redesigning my blog and the process I followed. Hopefully it will help you if you are redesigning or updating your site and maybe point you in the direction of some interesting and informative sites to help you. Moving from Style Me Up to Racheljobes.com I wanted ...

Luxemme Alayna Two Piece – Two Ways

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Introducing Luxemme.com and their Alayna Two Piece! Luxemme "takes its inspiration from classic French- Parisian fashion, as well as authentic Manchester street style".  They are really good priced products and look different to the usual you would find on the high street.  I am set to pick up my second outfit from the post office as we ...

Chicken Broccoli & Asparagus Stir Fry

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For a few months now this has been one of my staples - living on my own and being a bit busy I need food I can cook relatively quickly but portion sizes are sometimes difficult.  With this I can buy a tray of veg and one of chicken use some dry noodles I have ...

Nails Inc True Romance Collection

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I love a good web exclusive and those who know me know I am partial to nail polishes!!! - These are limited to 1300 sets or the deal will end on Tuesday 25th August whichever comes first so you will need to hurry. The True Romance Collection is a fab selection of 10 full size Nails ...

Why I Redesigned My Blog

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Style Me Up turns 5 in December 2015 and it has been quite a journey.  I started it as a hobby and completely enjoyed it.  I am an IT Services Manager in the public sector at the time I was sure I missed my vocation and that I should be doing something to do with ...