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1 Shirt Worn 5 Ways: GANT Diamond G The Pinpoint Oxford Shirt

April 21, 2017

I love a button down shirt but I never used to.  I used to think I couldn’t wear them due to my large bust – no one needs to see a gaping peephole to my cleavage and shirts are not supposed to do that.  It is only with age (and thus experience of wearing clothes, getting wrong then finally getting it right), that I’ve come to realise the shirt is …

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It’s ‘legs out’ season! But what if you don’t like your legs?

April 12, 2017

As the weather hots up, you want to show a little flesh but while most of us will ‘get our legs out’, what if you don’t like your legs?  What the heck do you wear? This video is full of alternative ideas and outfit inspiration that offers you cover up while keeping you cool and looking fashionable: Flattering styles that cut you off mid-shin or above your ankle to show the …

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New Radox Kids Range: They might not chill out our kids but they are fun & effective

December 19, 2016

We all love a relaxing Radox bubble bath, right?..when we have the chance to have one.  Well I’m not promising the new Radox and Disney children’s bath and body range will chill out your kids in the same way, but they are fun… The partnership sees products sporting popular characters Anna and Elsa, a Frozen limited edition and Star Wars versions. With kids skin and bathing products, I always look for mild formulas …

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Must-Have: Cuddledry Baby Apron Bath Towel

December 13, 2016

Cuddledry’s grey stars baby apron bath towel, which launched earlier this autumn, is genius.  Before now, I had been struggling to get my baby out of the bath, laying her against my chest and drying her – only to end up with a sopping wet front and unhappy, wriggly baby. Their award-winning hands-free apron towel allows you to wear it by fastening it around your neck with the poppers (we’re …

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New Find: Didriksons Outdoor Wear

September 28, 2016

Indian Summer?  Not really, just a few days here and there of sunshine, but it’s still mixed with rainfall, grey clouds and unpredictability.  I therefore began looking for waterproofs for us all – something that will look good on hubby and I if it’s not raining, an every day coat if you will, and something cool but very practical for our son, Frankie who is three. Thanks to Peppa Pig, …

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New Find: Dotty Fish Leather Shoes for Babies and Toddlers

September 22, 2016

…Cute, right?  I love buyign kids clothes since, if done well, they are so much fun and as a mum, I NEVER feel guilty for buying my kids clothes, but I ALWAYS do for myself!  I was sent* these gorgeous Pitter Patter Panda shoes by Dotty Fish who specialise in soft leather shoes for babies and toddlers. There are plenty of cool designs for both boys and girls aged 0-5 years. Animals, vehicles, …

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Summer Hair And Makeup Tips

July 5, 2016

Natural Hair, Don’t Care Summer (when it finally gets here!), is a great time to experiment with your hair and makeup and make things low maintenance and natural – great news if you’re on the go but like a polished look for work, let’s say.  These hair and makeup tips can help create the perfect summer look for work or play. Keep your makeup natural Summer is a great time to consider …

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Festival Essentials: The Ultimate Hair, Beauty & Makeup Checklist

July 1, 2016

Summer is here (sort of), and festival season is officially in full swing. I’m no longer in the days of care-free dancing and drinking without repercussions but I still try to get out, have a boogie and experience a live gig when I can. If you’re heading to a festival this summer, you’re probably frantically planning outfits, ‘What?  I can’t wear tiny denim shorts anymore? WAH!’ But have you thought …

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