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Nothing a cuppa can’t fix!

March 30, 2016

With the madness of bank holiday weekend over, there is nothing I like more than sitting down with a cuppa to do nothing for an hour. Whether it’s with a friend for a catchup or by myself to watch the world go by, there’s nothing quite like just chilling out for a few minutes with no distractions. However, It might be easy for me to say. As a mum, the …

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Food, General, Popular

Review: Little Dish Turkey Meatballs with Herby Tomato Pasta

June 17, 2015

You’ll know by now that I love to create with food and, apart from the occasional treat, I ensure our family meals are healthy.  I discovered Little Dish initially at Waitrose and for those times when you’re in a hurry or need a nutritious meal for someone else to cook (such as a childminder or family member), their ready prepared meals are ideal.  Usually though, I hear ‘ready prepared’ or ‘microwave meal’ and think, …

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Charity Shopping: The Dos And Don’ts

October 26, 2015

Being a mum doesn’t mean you have to stop being fashionable or checking care in the way you dress. For all mums reading this, there are great ways to shop on a budget and still look your best. At the minute, the most popular is charity shop shopping. The bargains are insane, and some of the products are better than the stuff you can buy from the high street. Above …

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Fashion & Beauty

Review: Most fabulous for reviving you and your hair: Shine, Brighton

July 14, 2014

The Finished Look by Shine, BrightonSo why is Shine so worthy of a fabulous badge?Shine is a Hair Salon on the outskirts of the very cool North Laines, Brighton with a small Aveda Beauty Salon inside.  They pride themselves on making your appointment dedicated to you and your relaxation, as well as tailored hair styling to suit your individual needs and personal touches to make a difference.  The result?  They …

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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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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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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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