Botanicals Organic Skincare

Botanicals Organic Skincare WO Lids

This little box of goodies is the Gentle Skincare Organic Beauty Box from Botanicals.   It arrived a few months ago and I dived straight in to play with everything and I’ve discovered a few new loves, so of course, I had to share!  Please note – I was sent these to test out, all opinions are […]

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USA Haul

Howdy!  I’ve had a bag of beautiful goodies gathering dust for a month…YES A MONTH.  I’m a blogger, I have weird issues and need to get the pristine products.  Finally that day has arrives and we can all look at the pretty things.  When I went to Philly, I had to of course pay a […]

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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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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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July Favourites 2017

July Favourites 2017

We’ve a shiny new favourites post! I know, I’m a bit excited about the return to routine and sharing some fabulous new things.  We’re going to start with lifestyle this time. Lifestyle Favourites I mentioned in my Holiday Reads post that I’ve fallen in love with reading regularly again and I’ve just finished off a book […]

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Holy Grail Skincare

Holy Grail Skincare

I have raved about this skincare repeatedly lately.  It has appeared in my January and February Favourites posts, my Morning Skincare Routine 2017 and just general chats about skincare.  I am very much in love with this skincare, just in case you hadn’t guessed!

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Latest In Beauty Beauty and The Beast Unboxing

Beauty and The Beast Limited Edition Box Cover

I popped along to the Latest In Beauty Beauty and The Beast event, who could resist the opportunity?  It was held in The Lanesborough hotel in London, which is incredibly opulent, add in the decoration from the team, beauty stations giving hand massages and manicures,  flowing champagne and delicious canapes, well I felt as if I’d […]

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Blogosphere Valentine’s Party

If you caught the last vlog post – Weekly Vlog | Decluttering & Parties – you would have seen my trip up to London!  I went along to the Blogosphere Magazine Valentine’s Tea Party.  It was rather good fun, I mean to be greeted with a Rum cocktail from Duppy Share, how could it not be […]

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Weekly Vlog | Decluttering & Parties

First Weekly Feb Vlog 2017

Shiny new weekly vlog! It’s been a wonderful, busy, fun week.  I’d lots of client work on, which is a great thing and I’m slowly getting a wee bit more organised as I progress.  I kicked off the week with a massive declutter of our bookshelves,  actually getting rid of over 30 books!  Which is […]

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Morning Skincare Routine 2017

Morning Skincare Routine Cover

I’ve been utterly loving my current skincare routine, so I thought I would share my morning routine to start.  I still intend doing a full review of some of these products soon.  I’ve also created a simple instructional video, which is at the bottom of this post.  It’s a wonderful way to wake up your […]

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January Favourites 2017

Jan Favs 2017

We’re one month into 2017, it’s been a bit of an interesting month, to say the least.  That however, is a post for another day.  Today is all about the favourite things.  Shall we start with my favourite skincare?

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Introducing…Jane Iredale, Environ & Advanced Nutrition

Introducing iiaa

I have been rather fortunate to have been sent a few rather wonderful sample bits in the post and I’ve been trying them all out, how could I not!  I was sent these from International Institute for Anti-Ageing (iiaa), which is an umbrella for Jane Iredale, Environ and Advanced nutrition programme.  So all sorts of […]

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Snail Moisturiser Review!

Skin Chemist Snail Moisturiser

There has been lots of talk recently about snail secretion in various skin treatments, it’s the new Bee Venom.  I’ve been testing out this Snail Duo Moisturiser from Skin Chemist London for about 6 weeks, maybe a bit longer.  This costs £72 for 50ml, so definitely on the high end of the scale in regards […]

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The Body Shop Chinese Ginseng & Rice Clarifying Polishing Mask

Chinese Ginseng & Rice Mask Jar

I got this mask in a goody bag from The Body Shop, the timing was impeccable.  I have the been testing out other skin care – I mentioned in the ekia skin care review post that I had issues with some clogged pores.  So when I discovered I had the Chinese Ginseng & Rice Clarifying […]

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Ekia Skincare Review

Ekia Skincare

  I’ve been testing out these bits from ekia skincare for about 6 weeks now, so I thought I’d share some of my findings.  I have the Eyelid Lifting Serum, which costs £38 for 15ml and the Preventive Anti-ageing Skincare for Normal to Combination skin, this costs £43 for 50ml.  Let’s talk about the eye […]

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Nightstand essentials

Bedside Table

I’ve a few things I like to keep on hand when I’m getting ready for bed.  Let’s talk about the non beauty essentials first. Non beauty My kindle!  I’ve been inhaling all sorts of information lately, I’m currently reading “Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook: How To Tell Your Story in a Noisy Social World*” by […]

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Big Blogger Expo

BigBloggerExpo

Last week I went along to the Big Blogger Expo.  It was so much fun.  Side note, did you know it’s practically impossible to take pictures of floating balloons all lined up?  The laughs we had trying to turn the balloons and take a picture before they twisted again!  There were some wonderful brands there […]

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Expos, Awards & All the Craic

Last July Vlog

Up and down to London quite a few times this week!  I went to the Big Blogger Expo, which was fun and I did manage to get a few snippets – I’ve a post coming on Tuesday showing all the bits I was gifted.  Then there was the Thirty Plus Awards!  A few friends were […]

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