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Some stuff on parenting that might be of interest / use! : - )

Some stuff on parenting that might be of interest / use! : - )

I have two kids aged 10 and 8, and they are absolutely brilliant children... but like all kids they can be a bit challenging at times, and as my b...
A healthier substitute for parmesan...

A healthier substitute for parmesan...

I recently followed a recipe which involved using ground almonds instead of parmesan on the top of a macaroni cheese... I was a bit skeptical, but ...
A healthy substitute for fizzy drinks!

A healthy substitute for fizzy drinks!

I am very partial to the occasional diet coke but have recently been put off by the very bad press it's been having! It contains nothing but chemic...
Love this hair masque / conditioner!

Love this hair masque / conditioner!

This is the most moisturising conditioner I've ever had! Leaves your hair super sleek, but not greasy! Love it. It's a masque too but I just use li...
Super healthy summer salad!

Super healthy summer salad!

This salad could not be healthier, or easier! Not only really delicious but also low fat, gluten free & vegan! All the ingredients are alkalin...
Is bringing up children harder than ever before?

Is bringing up children harder than ever before?

Bringing up kids is wonderful & often so rewarding in so many ways...but it is also much tougher than I thought it would be. This is never mor...
Perfect for taking perfume on holiday!

Perfect for taking perfume on holiday!

This is so handy for holidays! A perfume atomiser by Travalo that is soOOOOo easy to refill! After years of trying to fill up little travel bottle...
Mega practical mesh beach bag!

Mega practical mesh beach bag!

If you have kids then I can really recommend these totes for the beach! What they somewhat lack in style they more than make up for in practicality...
Love this body moisturiser

Love this body moisturiser

This body moisturiser not only smells divine and feels really nourishing, it is packed full of magnesium which is fab for a range of things, from a...
A Monk's Guide to Happiness... a quick summary

A Monk's Guide to Happiness... a quick summary

I have recently read the brilliant book 'A Monk's Guide to Happiness' by Gelong Thubten and really enjoyed it. It's written in a very easy to read ...
Best knives ever!

Best knives ever!

These knives are really the best ever! They are so sharp! I use the serrated round tipped one the most, it easily slices through everything from ve...
Tips for the perfect eyebrows...

Tips for the perfect eyebrows...

My mum pointed out to me the other day that I don't have much in the way of eyebrows... so I decided to experiment with making them a bit more visi...