Beauty Kitchen Rainbows Hand Duo

Beauty Kitchen Organic Hand Wash Hand Cream Close Up

The Christmas shopping season is upon us and of course there are lots of stockings to fill and random gifts to give.  Maybe like use you buy lots of little gifts?  Well I’ve a gift for you that will tick all of the boxes and give you the chance to do something rather wonderful along […]

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Winter Clothes Haul | Very, River Island, Superdry, JustFab

Winter clothes haul

Hooray for wardrobe updates!  I’m very much an online shopper, I rarely go shopping in actual shops anymore, so of course when it comes to updating my Winter wardrobe I got a bit excited shopping on Very…can you tell by the excitement on my face!  Look at all those knitted things.

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MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette Review

MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette

So this little palette is a bit of a find, which palette is that?  Well the MUA Fire Vixen Eyeshadow Palette* of course!  I picked this up last month along with a few other bits – you can check out the Updating My Seasonal Beauty Haul to see what else I bought at the time.  Back […]

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Where Have The Vlogs Gone?

So you might have noticed that I’ve stopped posting the vlogs on my blog – mostly because they were just video focused with minimal writing.  I did try the option of sharing photos I’d been taking throughout my week and what I’d gotten up to, but there was no taste for it, so for my […]

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Autumn EyeLook | MUA Fire Vixen Palette

Orange Autumn Eyes

I’m back with this Autumn feeling makeup look, I’ve been playing with the MUA Fire Vixen eyeshadow palette* and came up with this orange look.  I’ve gone full face (do we think that should be a thing? Going full face…mmmm).  Anyway, I’ve gone through the entire look for you to follow along.

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October Favourites! Beauty & Life

L'Oreal Mega Gloss Protest Queen Close Up Favourites

I’m back with shiny new favourites, it’s been a while since I’ve done one of these!  I’ve some new and old..I feel like I should have something borrowed and blue too.  Shall we start with the beauty first?  Yes I think so.

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Airport Beauty & Stationery Haul

I don’t know about you, but when I have to travel and I’m feeling a bit emotional, I feel the need to buy things to bring me comfort.  This is not a good coping mechanism, I don’t recommend it.  So on a recent trip home for sad circumstances, I found myself wandering around Stansted airport […]

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Halloween Sugar Skull Makeup

Sugar Skull Halloween Makeup Cover

So as the images might have given away, I’ve done a really simple sugar skull that you can easily recreate using the makeup you already have. Plus it’s all sorts of fun!

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Autumn Nights LookBook

I don’t get out too often, the joy of saving for travels while working for yourself, nights out are limited.  So when they do roll around I go full glam Why not?!  I’ve two outfits, perfect for different occasions.  This is a follow on to my Autumn Days LookBook, so if you fancy something a […]

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GOSH X-Ceptional Wear Foundation Review

GOSH X-Ceptional Wear Foundation Review

I picked this GOSH X-Ceptional Wear foundation up on a whim.  I was feeling the need to try something new, the foundations I had were just not working for me and I was getting a bit fed up.  So, while pottering in Superdrug, I decided this was going in my basket.  I am so pleased […]

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Autumn Days LookBook

OK so Autumn is most definitely here, I  mean we’re surrounded by trees changing colour and cooler (often wetter) days.  I’m always in two minds with Autumn, the older I’ve gotten the more I prefer the idea of Autumn than the actual thing.  Well, mostly.  I enjoy the fresh breeze, the changes in colour and […]

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Vlog | September Snippets

September Snippets

I’ve decided to start putting together monthly round up videos.  Life has become so busy and I’m not living the crazy lifestyle!  I’m still playing at the good life in the countryside, for which my mental health thanks me!  We also got to pop down to Brighton for the day, I may have gone off […]

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Haul | Updating My Seasonal Beauty

So I may be on a budget, but I fancied updating my makeup and beauty in general to go with the change in seasons, so I did! I did it within budget too, so ya know, no guilt.  Let’s start with hair – I’m dying to change it entirely so I’m going with purple and […]

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Bedroom Makeover

Well it’s about time! I’ve finally finished (for now) our bedroom makeover.  We’re currently staying at Simon’s home-place since we got back from Bali, saving for the next step.  That means we’re sleeping in Simon’s childhood bedroom and it hadn’t been touched since he was a teenager!  So it was a proper boys bedroom, there […]

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Nail Art For Beginners

Finished Nail Art

I’m on a bit of a nail kick lately.  After giving my nails a bit of a break, they’ve gotten a bit longer and stronger – hooray for stick on nails – you can read my post all about the Excellent Fake Nails From ImPress.  With my nicely strong nails, I decided to do some […]

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Excellent Fake Nails From ImPress

I don’t know about you, but I’m a picker.  I’ve managed to break the habit of biting my nails, but I do still find myself picking at my nails.  I tend to keep my nails painted to stop me, which does work.  Although every now and then I need to just prevent myself from picking. […]

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Strong Body, Strong Mind

I’ve mentioned way back in my Life Update post, that I had changed while away in Bali.  Well today, we’re talking about that – mental and physical health to be more precise, I want to work with my body in getting stronger on all fronts, my head and my body.  For years I have practiced […]

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September Plan With Me | Bullet Journal

Howdy!  I’ve been using a bullet journal now for a few months and I have picked up a few layouts that help me plan both my work and personal life, as well as plan out my youtube and blog content.  So for those of you that need to keep a track of everything, I thought […]

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