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A Charm Bracelet With Meaning

I have owned a charm bracelet since I was tiny. So tiny in fact, it was a present bought for me for my christening. Let’s just say that charm bracelet is now thirty plus years old! Admittedly, I can’t…

Why Are Precious Materials Used in Jewellery

Why Are Precious Materials Used in Jewellery?

What defines a precious metal or stone? Whether it’s used in jewellery, coinage or for industrial applications, a precious element is considered rare, difficult to find and requires a process to mine and refine the ore to something usable.…

Summer Skin

Summer Skin in Five Minutes

Summer is back, and the weather is warming up so it’s time for a new skincare routine. As busy parents, we rarely have time to think about how to revive our skin when we have play dates to arrange…

Makeup For Mums

Makeup For Mums

I’ve spoken many times about how I am more than ‘just a Mum’ and how I have managed to cling on to some parts of the ‘old me’ over the last five years of my parenting journey. One of…

girl looking into the mirror with red lipstick. for the post Beauty, Is It The Beast Of Modern Civilisation?

Beauty, Is It The Beast Of Modern Civilisation?

In a world filled with Instagram images, beauty filter apps and size zero celebrities, it can be hard to feel beautiful. Especially when all of these images seem to say that in order to be beautiful you need to…

On-trend Wooden Watches – Why you need to buy one

On-trend Wooden Watches – Why you need to buy one

This is a guest post For men and women, there are millions of fashion accessories available in the market today. However, one of the accessories that seem like getting popular with many is the wooden wristwatch. Not only do…

WIN A Batiste Dry Shampoo Bundle!

For all dry shampoo fans, I have a treat for you! If you are anything like me and dry shampoo is your best friend then you don’t want to miss this giveaway brought to you by Batiste. I have…

5 Reasons Why I Love Skinny Jeans

There was a time, a few years ago that I went shopping with my Sister and we both decided to try on a pair of skinny jeans for the very first time. They were a new trend that everybody…

Time For Some Winter Glamour

Time For Some Winter Glamour

It’s no secret here on my blog that I am all for being ‘more than just a Mum’. I have discussed in the past my love of all things beauty and my need to keep this side of me…

4 Earring Styles To Turn Heads Next Summer

4 Earring Styles To Turn Heads Next Summer

Whatever else you wear, your choice of earrings is critical, and if you get this wrong, the entire look you are trying to create will suffer to some degree. Earrings can do many things, they can jump out and…

Winter Warmers

This Year’s Winter Warmers

I don’t know about you but I am really feeling the cold lately. I don’t know whether it’s because I went away to a hot country a few weeks ago and I came back to the first frost of…

I’ve Got A New Husband!

Now I don’t want to freak you out by the title of this blog post! I haven’t literally got a new husband but I’ve certainly got one that looks a lot different to how he did this time last…