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Is bringing up children harder than ever before?

Is bringing up children harder than ever before?

Bringing up kids is wonderful & often so rewarding in so many ways...but it is also much tougher than I thought it would be. This is never mor...
Perfect for taking perfume on holiday!

Perfect for taking perfume on holiday!

This is so handy for holidays! A perfume atomiser by Travalo that is soOOOOo easy to refill! After years of trying to fill up little travel bottle...
Mega practical mesh beach bag!

Mega practical mesh beach bag!

If you have kids then I can really recommend these totes for the beach! What they somewhat lack in style they more than make up for in practicality...
Love this body moisturiser

Love this body moisturiser

This body moisturiser not only smells divine and feels really nourishing, it is packed full of magnesium which is fab for a range of things, from a...
A Monk's Guide to Happiness... a quick summary

A Monk's Guide to Happiness... a quick summary

I have recently read the brilliant book 'A Monk's Guide to Happiness' by Gelong Thubten and really enjoyed it. It's written in a very easy to read ...
Best knives ever!

Best knives ever!

These knives are really the best ever! They are so sharp! I use the serrated round tipped one the most, it easily slices through everything from ve...
Tips for the perfect eyebrows...

Tips for the perfect eyebrows...

My mum pointed out to me the other day that I don't have much in the way of eyebrows... so I decided to experiment with making them a bit more visi...
How I got over my wipe addiction : - )

How I got over my wipe addiction : - )

When my children were small, I developed an obsession with baby wipes! I started off using them on my babies bottoms, but this then spread to wipi...
Really easy & delicious (& a bit cheaty) fish pie 🐠

Really easy & delicious (& a bit cheaty) fish pie 🐠

For those of you that think fish pie is a fiddle! This is sooOOO easy and takes around 5 mins to make! A few of the steps are slightly cheating but...
Add a burst of flavour to any dish....

Add a burst of flavour to any dish....

... with this hot chill grinder! This one is from Tesco (£2) but most supermarkets have similar alternatives! I use it on anything from salads to s...
Love this shower gel!

Love this shower gel!

My favourite shower gel at the moment is this Revitalising Evening primrose oil wash by Weleda...it smells divine, is so moisturising & made fr...
Beautifully brown & smooth legs in seconds!

Beautifully brown & smooth legs in seconds!

I've faffed around with so much fake tan over the years, just never very successfully! Either it's so streaky, or by the time it's actually worked ...