2021 – New Year New Blog Name! How I grew in 2020.

Hi everyone! Michelle 'Elle' here. If you're following my blog, you may wonder why the name has suddenly changed from Garnets and Glitter to Adventures of Elle. I love writing on and off on this blog, but the name just didn't seem right anymore. I started this current blog in 2017 and I initially wrote … Continue reading 2021 – New Year New Blog Name! How I grew in 2020.

My Top Ten Eco-Friendly Changes I’ve Made in 2020

Hey! I don't quite know how we are already near the end of another year, and what a year it has been. I shan't be sad to see the back of 2020, although it has taught me many lessons, and I've certainly changed a lot, hopefully for the good! One thing I've focused on is … Continue reading My Top Ten Eco-Friendly Changes I’ve Made in 2020

Wild Refill Natural Refillable Deodorant Review

Hey guys! I've been meaning to write this post for a while but here we go! Back in late June I ordered the Wild Refillable Natural Deodorant. If you haven't heard about this brilliant product yet, where have you been? Over the course of the year I've been slowly but surely making changes to the … Continue reading Wild Refill Natural Refillable Deodorant Review

My Eco-Friendly Save Some Green ‘Haul’!

Hey all! In honour of #PlasticFreeJuly I want to talk about becoming a bit more eco-friendly and my recent #SaveSomeGreen order. I just want to say a little disclaimer first. I am in no way completely plastic free or zero waste, and I'm not trying to be preachy. I'm just making small changes as and … Continue reading My Eco-Friendly Save Some Green ‘Haul’!

My first attempt at growing vegetables… and what I’m learning and loving with gardening.

So last year, I went pumpkin picking (and had the best time) and I saved the seeds. I dried them and kept them safe in a jar, with the intention ofย  planting them this year. I love Autumn and Halloween so growing my own pumpkins sounded like such a good plan! I wasn't sure if … Continue reading My first attempt at growing vegetables… and what I’m learning and loving with gardening.

My Lockdown Morning Routine for Spiritual Mindfulness

Hey all! I wanted to write about my morning routine since we have been in lockdown. It definitely didn't happen straight away. In fact, for the first two weeks of lockdown and working from home, I'd stay in my pyjamas, get up just before I was supposed to turn my laptop on, didn't have any … Continue reading My Lockdown Morning Routine for Spiritual Mindfulness