My 100th post so far: milestones and awards – MAD blog awards – Don’t Forget To Vote!

Wow-ee – I’m in one of those odd places where I can’t believe how little time has passed yet I feel like I’ve been doing something forever – like being a mum, being with my partner, or being ever so slightly unhinged (in a good way – I hope!).  In this case it is blogging.  I only started blogging in November of last year, and I feel like a newbie and like I’ve been blogging forever at the same time.  I can’t imagine not doing it.  It fits like a second skin. Recently I’ve seen my readers and followers growing […]

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Highlight of 2014: Yves Saint Laurent YSL Touche Eclat highlighter pen/concealer JANUARY GIVEAWAY

This post covers many bases.  Firstly, I wanted to thank all of the lovely people who have been reading my blog and helping me along the way since I started up.  I have encountered more inner beauty than any product could impart, and I am so grateful.  Secondly, this truly is my favourite product ever!  I started using it as a young teen to mask unsightly dark undereyes (a family trait), and haven’t stopped since.  It ranks amongst the likes of Chanel No 5 and Elizabeth Arden 8 hour cream for longevity and the esteemed ranks amongst the most cult […]

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PJ day today – style it girlfriend ;-)

And so it is that despite my roaring enthusiasm for all things blog – my body had had the final say today, and I’ve been rather poorly.  My iron levels are low, and I’ve been rather like a wet lettuce today (that is if a wet lettuce can out sleep my cats).  I have now had the relevant medication, and a good old fashioned cup of sweet tea (the English cure for absolutely everything) and much like the evening primrose, I am temporarily in bloom once again. Rather than bore you with the minutia of my day, I would love […]

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