Real Techniques Bold Metals Essentials With Clutch Bag

**Bargain Alert!!** I have been brought up to appreciate a bargain and this Real Techniques Bold Metals set is definitely a bargain. This was originally retailing at £64 when it was first launched. The retail value of the brushes contained in this kit is £69 plus then the cost of the clutch.   Right before […]

Cohorted Beauty Box | Black Edition Subscription Box

Cohorted have done it again. Another amazing beauty box from Yorkshire based Beauty Box front runners. Cohorted launched their subscription box range in September, with the first set of boxes arriving with customers in November. It works on a month in hand rolling basis, so you pay on 1st of each month and receive the […]

30 Day Blog Challenge | Collection #FaceTheDay #ConcealAndLightLikeAPro and Illuminating Touch Foundation

Who doesn’t love a Boots 3 for 2 special! I just can’t help myself and there are so many products to choose from as the offer is across a wide range of fab beauty products. I was tempted by the Real techniques Bold Metals brushes but my budget did not suffice. I decided to give “Collection” […]

30 Day Blog Challenge | Cargo Northern Lights Eye Palette Review and Swatches

My palette collection, I am a little sad to admit is inundated with nude/neutral palettes of many varieties from beige to greige. I fell in love with the Cargo Northern Lights Palette the minute I saw the beautiful colours named after the Icelandic wonder of the world. Cargo is a Canadian brand which launched in […]

30 Day Blog Challenge | Sensational ~ Gel Nails at home.

I really love having my nails painted. I really hate that most nail polishes, even high end brands, chip after one day. It really is a bug bare of mine and so I decided treated myself to a gel polish manicure a couple of months ago. After having them done, and the manicurist making it […]

30 Day Blog Challenge – Our half term week | Making use of our Merlin Passes.

I have lacked a little blog-motivation of late, life of being a full time working mum has got in the way and I just haven’t had an urge to write about anything in particular. Not even my fabulous Cohorted box was enough to get me blog spirit up but we are in a new month […]

Cohorted Beauty Box | September Edition

So, I was a little disheartened with last months box but I couldn’t help but try for the September edition when it was released on August 15th. I have to say, I am in love with this months box! With a whopping value of £71.50 for this £19.99 box it is pretty darn amazing! Included […]

Budget Beauty Buys for Students

It is that time of year again where the young adults of our society are heading for new adventures either at college or university. Student’s are generally not very well off (except for student loan week!) – I know this all too well from my student days! I have had a good rummage through my […]

Mindfulness | My Experience so far

Early in July I committed my self to an eight-week course of Mindfulness. It was offered free through the NHS by our local open access mental health scheme called Healthy Minds. After having some one to one sessions to help me deal with anxiety issues, Jackie recommended this course to me. When she called it […]