100 things i’m grateful for

Being grateful for small things can easily be dismissed or not even noticed as we live our busy lives. I read a post written by Laura from Laura’s lovely blog where she had written 100 things she was grateful for in January. I thought it was a lovely idea but as it’s now February, I am going to write just 100 things I am grateful for. It’s important to slow down and see what is going on in the world around you. Here are my 100 things I am grateful for, Central heating – it’s been so cold! My car…

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Birchbox September beauty box

I do like to treat myself when I can, so when found out that Birchbox provide monthly beauty boxes for £10.00 per month plus £2.95 p&p I thought I would try it out. I can cancel at anytime so I am not held down by any contract. They send you 5 beauty treats each month which can be either makeup, hair care of skin care products. I really like the boxes too. I do like to keep my products organised. Here I am reviewing the September box. It’s called ‘On top of your world’ I am really happy with these products,…

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My warm comfy winter boots from Blu Fish/Wowcher

I had been after a pair of grey lace up winter boots for a while, so as I was scrolling through Wowcher a little while back, I came across these lace up ankle boots selling for £19.00 (not including p&p). They are really comfortable to wear and they go with most of my outfits too – result! The only thing I found and it happens with most of my boots, is that I tend to always rub my right ankle bone which does get sore but I double up on socks for a while until I break them in. I…

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10 reasons to love Autumn.

I do love Autumn, the colours changing on the trees, the crisp fresh mornings, the excitement that Christmas really isn’t that far away now.

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My holiday bucket list

I have written my holiday bucket list, my target for the next 5 years (or 6 or 7), of places to visit with and without my children. I love my kids but in reality I need a break every now and then. Just a few days away to refresh and look after me. I only have a few places I would like to go on holiday, I don’t get out much so my knowledge of places is limited sadly. Places I would like to visit without my children. Las Vegas. I want to see the sights, shoot at a gun…

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