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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4 things in January that made me happy

January can be a really tough month. Money is tight after Christmas, all the bills seems to arrive altogether, payday takes forever to arrive and generally moods can be low. Yep it can seem like January is the worst month yet even in the thick of it, there is always something that can make you happy! I think it’s important to find things what make you happy, it is far too easy to only see the negatives which does nothing to keep a healthy mindset. 1.I have spent quite some time this month working ‘me’ out. I have started swimming…

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