alchemy by amy uk top 5 things i dislike about being plant based

Top 5 things I dislike about eating plant based.

TW: poop & weight loss. My post about the top 5 things I love about being plant based was super well received, so here's the flip side! If like I was when I started out, you're curious about the negative side of plant based living, you'll probably want to know the honesTEA on what's up… Continue reading Top 5 things I dislike about eating plant based.

alchemybyamyuk 5 benefits of eating plant based diet

Top 5 things I love about / benefits of eating plant based

Before giving up meat, I was sceptical that it would make me feel good, I wasn't interested in seeing the truth, I hid myself from everything to do with it, I loved food too much, McDonalds and Chinese were my vices. Ignorance is bliss they say! It kind of was but now I feel like… Continue reading Top 5 things I love about / benefits of eating plant based

Unlock Liverpool

Whether you're Scouse born and bred, an honorary Scouser or just passing through on your travels, one thing is for sure - you need to know the hottest goings on in the Best City In The North West ™️. You could read all the dodgy reviews on Trip Advisor, or scroll through pages and pages… Continue reading Unlock Liverpool

(No More!) Tears For Smears

So I'm a bit late to the party, but just in case you're even more fashionably late than I am, 22nd-28th January is Cervical Cancer (CC) Prevention Week. Now, there's only two things in life you don't ever want to be fashionably late for, and they're both fanny related - one is your period, and… Continue reading (No More!) Tears For Smears

2017 – Blogging year in review

I started my blog about midway through 2016, so 2017 has been my first entire year as a blogger! Gang - I've loved it! I was going to do all different titles including some negative sections. But when I thought about it, I could summarise the negativity in just a few words: I've often felt… Continue reading 2017 – Blogging year in review

Live Your Life, Be Free

Time to face it - I'm getting on. At 27, I am over the hill, but now I think I have cracked this life business. I won't say happiness, because I'd be lying if I said I was happy all the time, maybe I've cracked just how to life (yes, I don't mean live), how to… Continue reading Live Your Life, Be Free

Chill The F**k Out & Other Anecdotes

  Sometimes, we find it difficult to relax. Life is busy, tough, chaotic, loud and sometimes just downright poopy. Here are some of my favourite ways to relax! At the end of the blog, I’ll be providing links for some of my favourite things from each section! COOKING So you don’t have to be a […]

Feb Favs

Of course, it was Valentines day last week. So some of these goodies were gifts. From my mum, my boyfriend, my sister and of course to me from me love ya hun keep being boss and a fab ed every day xx H&M Mermaid Laptop Case *sourced from deceased Mermaid who spent too long out the water doing… Continue reading Feb Favs


I am a lover of reading! At the minute I am getting heavily involved in self-help books, even though "self-help" makes my toes curl up and my lips snarl! Personal development reading? Motivational books? Whatevs, I'm on it. I've just finished reading Sparkle, by blogger-turned life coach Cara Alwill Leyba. This is the second of her… Continue reading Sparkle!

The Thrift Shift

I heckin' LOVE shopping, for absolutely anything, anywhere, and anytime (except if you want to buy video games from CEX at 2.30 on a Saturday then I'd rather boil me own head).   So, you could probably say I am pretty good at it, and know a thing or two about shopping. This post will be… Continue reading The Thrift Shift