My low maintenance skincare routine

My low maintenance skincare routine with Olay Total Effects

Brought to you by Olay Those of you who’ve been reading this blog for more than 5 minutes will know my philosophy when it comes to beauty...Low maintenance all the way.And when it comes to skincare, I don’t have the time, energy or inclination to use more than a (small) handful of products … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Wines to Love

Valentine's Day wines to love

I love Valentine's Day.I don't care if some think it's cheesy or commercial - I just love love and love any excuse to celebrate it.In our house, Valentine's Day tends to be a very low key affair. We usually put some music on (and leave the TV off), cook dinner together and open up a nice … [Read more...]

Three for Me

Three for Me: body, mind, soul.

Brought to you by BupaHere we are, at the start of a fresh new year.There’s no denying there’s something exciting about the start of the year. There’s a sense of possibility. A chance to start over. To try new things and leave old habits in the past.But it can also be a little … [Read more...]

Summer Hair and Beauty Picks

Summer Hair and Beauty Picks

I've said it before and I'll say it again...When it comes to this blog, I never test on animals - I only test on myself.{And sometimes my husband!}Seeing as we are nearly two-thirds of the way through summer, I thought it was timely to share with you the hair and beauty products that … [Read more...]

Keeping it Super Simple

Keeping it super simple in Bohemian Traders tank and jeans, and FRANKiE4 sneakers

I love fashion and frocking up as much as the next girl.But mostly?I'm all about the KISS philosophy - keeping it super simple.Give me a well fitting pair of jeans and a tank or t-shirt, and I'm happy.Which is why I was over the moon when Bohemian Traders (one of my favourite go-to … [Read more...]

5 Summer Fashion Trends to Try

5 Summer Fashion Trends

The start of a new season inevitably means new fashion trends.This summer is no different.The trends have well and truly hit the shops and there's a mix of old favourites and new styles to try.I've rounded up 5 summer fashion trends that will suit just about everyone and every … [Read more...]

The Cold Shoulder Top

What Sonia Wore: The Cold Shoulder Top

Well, hello there!Here I am, back on the blog with the first post for 2017.And I'm ever so glad to be back.To kick things off for the year, I thought I'd share a favourite outfit I've been rocking for the past few weeks.The cold shoulder trend is a hot commodity this summer. … [Read more...]

Top 10 Posts of 2016

Sonia Styling

Whoa.And just like that, we're hurtling towards the end of 2016.It feels like 5 seconds ago we began the year with high hopes and great expectations. And now? Now, a lot of us are quietly ushering (shoving?!) 2016 out of the door.While I'm in this reflective mood, I thought we could take … [Read more...]

The Christmas Day Dress

The Christmas Day Dress from Bohemian Traders

When it comes to Christmas, we all have our traditions.This is especially true for me when it comes to choosing a Christmas Day outfit.Every single year, for as long as I can remember, I've treated myself to a new ensemble (usually a dress) to wear on Christmas Day.And while the dress … [Read more...]

Christmas Gift Ideas for Pets and Kids

Christmas Gift Ideas for Pets

Hello again - Santa Sonia here!So, I previously shared some gift ideas for women and men (which you can read here).Today?It's all about the littlest family members who hold the biggest place in our hearts - pets and kids! Christmas Gift Ideas for Pets Having a little something under … [Read more...]

3 Party Dresses Under $70

3 Party Dresses Under $70

The party season is well and truly upon us now.And it's only going to get busier.If your social calendar is filling up faster than you can say "meet me under the mistletoe" then chances are you're also needing to fill your wardrobe with party dresses to match.I recently shared my top … [Read more...]

Christmas Gift Ideas for Him and Her

Christmas Gift Ideas For Him and Her

Hands up who hasn't started their Christmas shopping yet?You're not the only one.I haven't even written a list yet, which seems kind of odd, considering I'm actually really excited about Christmas this year (unlike last year) and our Christmas tree has been up for a few weeks now.Oh … [Read more...]