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Summer Handbag Essentials

April 27, 2016

Today i’ll be talking you ladies through some essentials you should be carrying in your handbag this summer. Having to rush to a meeting after the school run? Or an expected mums get together? These items will be your summer saviour! Statement necklace Going for a quick unexpected coffee but only had time to chuck on a t shirt and your trusty pair of jeans? Don’t fret, chuck a statement …

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Food, More Inspiration

Healthy Broccoli Bites

January 16, 2015

I love food.  Simple.  So I try to broaden my little ones palette and knowledge of food too.  Whereas my son, Frankie loves fruit he’s not so keen on vegetables so I try to ‘spruce them up’ to make them more exciting for him.  He does love broccoli though so I took a recipe for Cheesy Broccoli Bites from Super Healthy Kids and adapted it to include less salt while simplifying the method too. Makes approx …

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Food

FAMILY RECIPE: BUTTERNUT SQUASH SOUP

April 20, 2016

Soup isn’t just for winter! One of my favourite lunches my mum taught me to make is her butternut squash soup. It’s like a healthy version of comfort food and is so easy to make. Here’s how.. Serves 4 You will need- (besides the hungry family..) 1 vegetable stock cube 2 Carrots 2-3 sticks of celery 1 red onion 2 butternut squash 2 cloves of garlic Salt and pepper Begin …

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Fashion & Beauty

Review: Moon Mani at Powder Beauty Boutique, Brighton

February 18, 2014

Walking into Powder Beauty Boutique in Brighton is like stepping inside a charming amalgamation of a 1940s tea parlour meets vintage boutique and powder room.   Glass cabinets display vintage china and an exclusive range of vintage-inspired jewellery for sale by coveted labels such as Bow & Crossbones and Anna Lou of London. Hat stands drip with individual vintage finds sourced by the owner, Rachel Kutschker herself a style aficionado, having worked …

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Family & Life, Food, General

My Top Four End of Term Gift Ideas for Teachers

October 17, 2017

Recently, my son started school for the first time and with that, we all entered a whole new world.  I’m not just talking about the epicness of my child being at the age and stage in life where he goes to school (how did we get there?  Time flies), but the beginnings of school gate politics, school reports, extracurricular activities and teacher / parent social norms. Giving gifts to teachers …

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Maternity Outfit Ideas for Work & Everyday

September 4, 2017

As part of my maternity fashion video sries with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my final video focuses on maternity outfits for work, and how to look like you, look professional but also feel comfortable and cool.  I also look at outfit ideas for every day since, when you’re pregnant (and even when you’re not), daily inspiration is always needed, and pulling looks together …

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General

Maternity Fashion Tips for Each Trimester

August 29, 2017

As part of my maternity fashion video series with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my third video focuses on how to dress throughout the trimesters, what with your body shape forever-changing! In summary; Trimester 1 – personally, I wanted the safety net of the 12-week scan before announcing my pregnancy to the world and so, to avoid suspicious looks and probing questions, I dressed …

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Family & Life, Fashion & Beauty, General

Maternity Fitness Wear Ideas

August 29, 2017

Me during my second pregnancy wearing FittaMamma As part of my maternity fashion video series with Secret Saviours, the award-winning stretch mark prevention system for pregnant women, my fourth video focuses on what to wear to workout in while you’re pregnant, an occasion that is tough to dress for and tough to action!..but so important to get right. The correct support for your body has never been more important than …

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