Beauty | Current bedside table situation…

I don’t know about you, but I love nosing around other people’s houses.  If not in actual real life, then on social media.  One bit of nosing, is seeing what other women have on their night stand (beside table if you are British).

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Bristol | Trevor Sorbie, new kid on the block…

Last week I booked myself in for a cut and colour at the new Trevor Sorbie salon in Bristol.  I was excited about getting my bad dye job sorted, and to see how the new salon looked.  What I hadn’t expected was to come away feeling emotional, that a simple hair do, could make me

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Beauty | blonde ambition…

Last month I decided to go a little blonder, and had a root stretch/ballyage on my mousey brown hair.  The reason, I’ve started to get a few grey hairs. Not that that bothered me really, it was only when Rufus pointed out how grey I looked in front of a group of people I didn’t know that well.  So embarrassing!

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Beauty | My skin care routine – updated…

It’s been a while since I’ve shared my daily skin care routine, so I thought I’d give a little update.  Considering it’s the depths of winter and lack of sunshine and central heating usually ravages my skin, leaving it dry and grey looking.  Surprisingly, this January my skin has been looking fantastic. So what have

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Beauty | Nail colours for Winter…

High Five Alert! You may remember my post earlier in the month, on my goals for 2018?  One of those goals was to stop biting my nails.  Well ta dah! I’ve only done it.  It’s been just three weeks and I’m super proud of myself. To mark two weeks of nail growth I had a

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Simple Living // Winter facial oils…

I don’t know about you, but at this time of year my skin is in need of a little boost. What with the excesses of the festive season and the drying central heating and cold winds, my skin takes a battering. I’ve recently started to use facial oils and have found them the perfect antidote

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Simple Living // Bohobo Aromatherapies…

Want to banish the winter blues or get rid of a headache fast?  Then you will want to discover my fab sponsor for this month – Bohobo Aromatherapies. I use their Bye Bye Blues roll on when I’m feeling a little flat – and the smell gives me a lovely lift.  Read on to discover

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Beauty | L’Occitane skincare regime…

Last Autumn/Winter my skin took a beating. You may remember my post back in April when I freaked out about my grey and sallow skin.  A long winter, poor nutrition and using cheap nasty shower gel on my face had left me looking old. After seeing myself in a photograph (they never lie do they), I vowed to

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