Why The World Needs Risk Takers

Why The World Needs Risk Takers

I’ve always been fascinated by BASE jumping (although I would never attempt it) and so it was with sadness that I read, this morning, of the deaths of extreme athletes and BASE jumpers Dean Potter and Graham Hunt who died whilst attempting a wingsuit flight in Yosemite National Park, California two days ago. I read … Read More

Lilabean – Kate Carpenter

Lilabean – Kate Carpenter

This little book by Kate Carpenter caught my eye as I was browsing Amazon the other day and so I bought it for my Kindle. It’s called “Lilabean – A Storybook about Simplicity for Grown-Up Girls” and I loved it so much I felt compelled to review it here on Cupcakes and Cadenzas. Lilabean – … Read More

10 Simple Ways To Lift Your Spirits And Boost Your Energy

10 Simple Ways To Lift Your Spirits And Boost Your Energy

Today I thought I would share with you the 10 things I like to do when I need a bit of an energy boost. These are not for the times when you’re feeling really down and lacking energy although they would help however, these are more for the times when you just need a little … Read More