Valentines Day Picnic

valentines day fireside picnic with strawberries, champagne and cupcakes

Ok don’t panic! It’s valentines day this week and if you are anything like me, you probably haven’t made  plans with your significant other. Not to worry, in just a jiffy you can throw together a cute valentines day picnic and wow (or woo) your SO with your originality. Rather then wrestle elbow to elbow […]

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Home Sweet Home

Home sweet home

Oh the joys of home ownership. I found myself lying in bed last night thinking about how I might use the Panasonic Motion Sensor in my home, a rather clever gadget recently brought to my attention. You see when you are in the midst of renovating a house as my husband and I currently are, […]

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Majorca; Dreaming of Santa Ponsa

Calvin bay Majorca

I don’t know about you but these dreary January days have got me dreaming about sunnier climes. Namely the beautiful Balearics but more specifically to Santa Ponsa I repeatedly find myself scouring the pages of the internet planning my next sunshine break; It somehow lifts the soul and makes my cold bones feel just a […]

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Winter Wellbeing

A bowl full of leafy green vegetables

With winter well and truly bedded in now and rapping firmly at the door I thought it prudent to get some ideas down about winter wellbeing and how to do your best to avoid those pesky winter colds.   Starting with the basics, the foundations of good health shall we say? We all know these, […]

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The Gift of Fragrance; How to Guide

Marc Jacobs Decadence perfume

Tis’ the season to smell gorgeous! Giving and recieving the gift of fragrance has long been an elegant and decadent gesture. Often associated with Romance, one can sometimes be a little unsure if giving or asking for the gift of fragrance is the right thing to do at Christmas time. For the sake of clarity, let […]

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A Christmas Wish…List

a christmas wish...list

The season of merriment and giving is quite literally around the proverbial corner. Ive been asked umpteen times what I would like for Christmas and so here it is in all its hopeful glory. My Christmas with list…a girl can dream. For stomping through the snow in the new year, these Dubarry Galway boots now […]

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Winter Fashion Inspiration

white winter fashion white cosy jumper and white jeans

If you’ve been following me on social media recently you’d be excused for thinking you’d accidentally followed a grumpy old man. One who is always moaning about the British weather and the dreaded onset of winter; #guilty. Autumn marks the start of colder, darker days which I’m not as you might have guessed, overly enthused […]

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Elizabeth Grant Hydra Cell Active Skincare – Review

Elizabeth Grant Skincare range

I was recently sent the Elizabeth Grant Hydra Active skincare range to trial and review. It is a completely new skincare range to me; have you heard of it before? Elizabeth Grant is an established skincare brand from Canada, but was actually started right here in old Blighty. Here’s a little of the wonderful story […]

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Purepotions Hair Shampoo & Conditioner Review

purepotions shampoo and conditioner

I recently recieved a delightful parcel containing the shampoo and conditioner from the innovative brand * Purepotions. I have the age old hair issues of dry, frizzy, unruly locks, but I also have psoriasis, an autoimmune condition where my scalp is incredibly dry and flaky. The team thought this would be a great product for me […]

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