• A Valentine Cocktail

     Take Out Thursday is my way of telling you to stop, don't think about it and just make it! Today I am sharing with you a delicious sparkling cocktail put together for all you Valentine's out there. What is more romantic the a delicious Italian-inspired drink? Nothing! If you are having a romantic dinner, a fun get together with the girls or just ...

  • DIY Craft Projects For Valentine’s Day

    I love the idea of making Valentine's Day a crafting event rather than a shopping event. Creating something for the ones that you love gives the day and the gift a little extra meaning. The time and effort you put in to make something can speak volumes. The gifts you make don’t have to be over the top or take ...

  • Friday Business Love, The Daily Edited

    I love having my initials on things, who doesn’t? I must admit when I first spotted The Daily Edited’s monogrammed clutches, wallets, and notebooks I seriously had to hold myself back. Anything personalised catches my attention, and these gorgeous items are right up my alley. They are stylish and versatile. They can match back with anything and best of all ...

  • Dressing For Success

    I often get asked what are staples every woman should have in their wardrobe. What items are must-haves that will get your through each season still looking stylish. Well, ask no further! I know once you read these you will shake your head and think ‘of course’ but I want you to go through your wardrobes and a have a ...

  • Back To Work, Chyka Style!

    I always loved the start of the year as it means that I can do a little stationary shopping! I love fresh new diaries, notepads and nice sharp pencils. It signifies a new beginning and going back to work seems a bit more inspiring. It’s hard to get back into it, to retrain your brain and get it out of ...

  • Friday Business Love, Lark

    Looking at gorgeous products are one thing but learning about the business itself is something I am also very interested in, and I am sure you are too!  I am a true believer that you can learn something from everyone you meet and that we can learn something from everything we read, so I asked Allison from Lark a few ...

  • Takeout Thursday, The Best Tea Cake

    Day in day out we have to think of what to cook for ourselves, our families and our friends. It's a never ending dilemma! Sometimes I wish that just one day a week was taken care of. So I thought, if this was my wish - maybe it's your wish as well?  One week it may need a beautiful roast dinner, one ...

  • Celebrate with Chyka.com

    How did you celebrate your first birthday? How about your kids first birthdays? Do you go all out (I like your style!) or are you a little more low key? However, you mark this milestone I am positive that it was a memorable one. For my children's first birthdays I went a little over the top, are you surprised? Anniversaries ...