Easter "Prom Queen" Sunday

So yesterday was Easter Sunday, and like many across the Country, I spent the day with family, my Nan to be precise. As normal I struggled to decide what to where, because obviously I have nothing in my wardrobe…. haha!  But I was continually drawn to my Scarlett & Jo 2-in-1 Floral Prom Dress! I was thinking maybe it was a bit OTT for Sunday Lunch, but then I thought to myself, has that ever bothered me before…. Nah. This dress,[Read more]

Shop Your Stash #1

Welcome to the Shop Your Stash Challenge. This is all about finding a gem in what you already own and creating a blog post on it. This is to let go a little of the stress that comes with being a blogger – even if it is just once a month. Rummage through your beauty products and climb through those clothes draws. You might surprise yourself! The fabulous Hollie of Pretty Big Butterflies came up with this fab challenge…. You can[Read more]

Her Name was Lola, She was a Showgirl…

I remember when the only bra’s I could get looked like something your Gran would wear.  A few years back I discovered the World of Bravissimo, and all of a sudden underwear became a pleasure to wear again, but us large chested ladies were still limited.  For me, I couldn’t even consider moving away from Bravissimo, even when I did happen to manage to find a cheaper alternative in my size, they always ended up being a waste of money as[Read more]

A Romantic Beach Stroll….

With a number of other bloggers, I was recently contacted by ModCloth asking if I wanted to participate in their “Uniquely You” campaign by creating a cohesive story board of my own using Wanelo.  If you haven’t come across ModCloth before, founded right out of high school by then sweethearts (now spouses), Susan Gregg Koger and Eric Koger– ModCloth has been lovingly built on a passion for remarkable fashion. Today, they are a top e-retailer of indie clothing, accessories, and decor, and provide[Read more]

Unveiling the April BirchBox

I thought I would do something a little bit different and bring a little bit of beauty into the blog for a change…. I was a very lucky girl at the end of last year when I received a belated birthday gift from my Brother-in-Law & Sister-in-Law, a 6 month subscription to BirchBox UK.  I have to say, that they clearly know me very well (well, I have been married to their brother for nearly 10 years now), and they[Read more]