So we are off on our first little trip on a plane to a Greek island as three very soon! I’m filled with excitement, I adore travel and holidays, plus a tiny tinge of worry over traveling with an only just turned one year old! I’m worried about the usual things I suppose, taking enough […]Read more "Baby Holiday Essentials"
So I do not ever normally read young adult fiction, the last time I did I was in my early twenties, I think, when I absorbed Phillip Pullman’s trilogy at lightening speed! Therefore Im not entirely sure why I haven’t really given the genre a second look for such a long time. I have been […]Read more "A Book Review – Ransom Riggs: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children"
Boots Botanics range has been around for donkeys, a few packaging changes later and its still available really widely in UK branches. It always been sold as plant based, but its now got an even more ‘natural’ branding, along with some co-development with Kew Gardens and the added bonus of some organic features. I think […]Read more "Two little bargain products to make your skin glow!"
The small person and I are on the go quite a bit at the moment. Im very lucky in that while I work full time, I do condensed hours to enable me to have a day a week at home with him. I try to use this day to do something totally baby focused, a […]Read more "‘Healthy’ Snacks for the small person and I"
I have had a little bit of a girl crush on Tanya Burr for a little while now, she’s so successful, likeable and so darn pretty! I love her You Tube makeup tutorials, I have had a little splurge on her makeup (her eyeshadow palletes are just beautiful), and now the girl has only gone […]Read more "Tanya Bakes – Book Review"
We have taken our little one on holiday before. In fact his first holiday was a seven weeks to Anglesey (just off Newborough beach), one of our favourite places on earth. He has been on lots of day trips, and a weekend away on a boat to Cowes. Now at just approaching twelve months we […]Read more "Family Holiday Part One – The Mummy Prep!"
Reading to your child, no matter their age, is a gift. Think of all the places in the world where books are scarce, where people do not have access to the education that enables them to read. Think of how the world has opened up to you, all because you have the gift of being […]Read more "Our top picks for baby books"
Yesterday was day one of the much anticipated Countryfile Live 2016. The show is being held at Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire over the next three days. It’s billed as a great day out for the whole family to experience the working countryside up close and personal. Ok so it’s the first year this ‘country’ show […]Read more "CountryFile Live 2016 – A family day out"
I have been all over the place with my skin care lately. I’ve ditched my ‘traditional’ tried and tested Liz Earle routine to some extent. Im still an advocate of Cleanse and Polish, and I use variations every single night (Im still using up some limieted editions right now). But the moisturisers havent really worked […]Read more "Soap and Glory Skin Care"
Who wants one of these little beauties? I’ve made a few Art of Glamour charm bracelets with a cute little silver key charm. I’m giving them away – for free! All you have to do is subscribe to artofglamour.co.uk (up there in the left hand corner of the screen!) and follow me on Twitter @artofglamour.co.uk […]Read more "Cute as a button and free!"