Spinning plates

Last week marked the end of the summer break with (dare I say it!) a very welcome return to the routine of school! Over the last week I have found myself reflecting on how crazy the summer holidays had been. As…

Benefit Watt’s Up!

I found out about this great little buy from another blogger so thought I’d try it out!  I have to say I’ve fallen in love with this product.  This is what it says on the box – a highlight for…

When children are doing nothing, they are doing mischief

On Friday of last week, fellow school Mum and good friend Cathy came over with her three lovely children Isabelle, Joshua and baby Emma. Whilst we sat downstairs with Emma, busily catching up over cups of tea and biscuits, the children…

Shaking my tail feathers!

It’s week 23 and here’s the thing… I have noticed that I am starting to get a bit of lower backache, mainly when I am sat at my Mac editing which also contributes to a numb bum too.  I am…

My Clinique must haves…

 7 Day Scrub Cream Rinse-Off Formula I exfoliate once a week and having tried various products find Clinique’s 7 day scrub to be a real winner. It polishes the skin with the aim of making it look translucent and brighter…

C-section baby!

Last week I had to return back to the hospital for a chat with the obstetrician.  This, of course, is not normal practice but if you’ve had any complications in previous births as I had had with Grace then a…

Warehouse Horse Print Scarf

I was in Fenwicks last week perusing the rails of Warehouse when I came across this gorgeous mink horse print scarf which I’ve fallen in love with. I’m not normally a big scarf wearer but this is great for accessorising…

Jojo Maman Bebe denim skirt

  I picked up this great little denim skirt at JoJo Maman Bebe last week.  It’s perfect for the summer with bare legs and sandals or with tights/leggings and boots when it starts to get chilly.  It has a detachable…

SkinCeuticals skincare range

  Having had a couple of facials over the last year (a rare indulgence for me) I have discovered SkinCeuticals (advanced professional skincare range). You won’t find their products in your local chemists as is sold either directly online or…