Vlog vs Blog ft Birchbox.co.uk

Thanks to the amazing Debz over at Wannabe Princess a few of us have decided to spice things up a bit and do some video blogs (aka Vlog) instead of the norm…. As I am always up for trying new things, after some apprehension, I decided to give it a go, so here is mine! Make sure you check out the other ladies taking part in the challenge: Debz – Wannabe Princess Lucia – U Can’t Wear That Mookie – Mookie’s[Read more]

It Starts Now!

I am officially on a spending ban, and I have to stick to it!  It has all finally come to a head with the hubby, and I have to do this…..  Thankfully we are not in debt, but there is nothing spare at the end of the month, and when you tally up what I have spent that I haven’t really needed to spend, how much would we have in the spare pennies pot to do things like go on[Read more]

Shop Your Stash #2

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! This is month two of this fab challenge that Hollie of Pretty Big Butterflies came up[Read more]

Arbonne RE9 Advanced Review

My beauty/skin regime is nothing but non-existent, and with the BIG 40 due to descend on me next month, when the lovely Leah of Thirty Something Curvy Me started up her own business with Arbonne International, and asked if I would review some of the products and I thought what better timing! Arbonne offer skin care, beauty and nutritional products.  Today I am reviewing their anti-aging range  RE9 Advanced. What It Is RE9 Advanced is clinically proven to begin working on skin[Read more]

Unveiling May, and my final, Birchbox!

So, my 6 month gift subscription has come to an end, and what an explosive end…. What a fab box to end on! This month BirchBox UK collaborated with Harper’s Bazaar to bring us items designed to prepare us for the coming Summer, whether we be taking a leisurely country walk or going wild at a music festival! ♡ Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real! Mascara | £19.50 ♡ What: This jet black formula adds both volume and length to all types of lashes. [Read more]