The Latest in Beauty Christmas Advent Calendar | Major Spoilers Ahead!

The Latest in Beauty Advent Calendar is finally here… and it’s magical! There are so many new Christmas beauty collections, gift sets and calendars currently being released, but this was the launch I was most excited about. The packaging is incredibly beautiful and sure to put any Grinch into the…

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Roccabox X Carly Musleh Unboxing

So what is Roccabox and who is Carly Musleh? Roccabox is a subscription service that gives you the opportunity to try the latest beauty products from brands such as Pixi, Omorovicza, Buxom and Temple Spa. Each product is carefully curated by beauty insiders and members also gain exclusive access to beauty hints,…

The Little Book of Self-Care for New Mums by Alexis Stickland and Beccy Hands

Throughout my pregnancy, I was complimented on my glowing skin, thick hair and tiny bump. Strangers opened doors for me, asked to carry my bags and indulged me in polite conversation about my due date and other baby related small talk. Occasionally, you can use it to your advantage by getting…

Cocobelle Baby | 100% Organic Coconut Oil for Babies

Poppy and Penny seem to have more lotions, potions and bath products than I do at the moment! I’m very aware of the ingredients in anything I put on my girl’s sensitive skin because it’s so kissably soft and delicate already, plus Poppy has a touch of baby eczema that’s…

Charlotte Tilbury Eyes to Mesmerise Long-Lasting Cream Eyeshadow

Pots of cream eyeshadows are a lazy girl’s best friend. Simply pop on your lid with your finger and quickly blend it out before it dries. No need to worry about transition shades, palettes or fall out. The Eyes to Mesmerise Long-Lasting Cream Eyeshadow Collection from Charlotte Tilbury contains eight shades,…

Oh So Cherished | Adorable Personalised Gifts for a New Baby

‘Sometimes, the smallest things take up the most room in your heart’ – Winne the Pooh by A.A. Milne Buying a gift for a new baby can be difficult. Yes, you could buy all the adorable clothes, socks, mittens and hats in the world but, realistically, are they something the parents…

Perfect Makeup Every Time with the Spotlite HD Diamond 2.0 by Just Own It*

We’ve all been there. Spent ages getting our makeup just right and as you’re about to leave the house notice that your foundation is two shades too dark, your undereye bake is still visible, your eyeliner is ridiculously wonky and your eyebrows are far from sisters… they’re not even related!…

Postpartum Self-Care with teapigs Feel Good Teas

Taking the time to indulge in a little self-care after having a baby is incredibly important. Some believe that the hard part is over and in some respect, I guess this is true, however, the healing process combined with unpredictable hormones and sleepless nights can really take their toll on…

Huda Beauty Mauve Obsessions Palette

Recently I was lucky enough to win @laurahadley’s giveaway on Twitter and I got to chose one of the adorable Huda Beauty Obsessions Palettes as my prize. it was a difficult decision but I decided to go for the Mauve version. I adore Huda’s #FauxFilter Foundation (review here) and have added the Rose…

Dr. Lipp’s Original Nipple Balm for Dry Skin, Luscious Lips & Glossy Bits…

Over the years the Original Nipple Balm for Lips by Dr. Lipp has grown a cult following within the beauty industry. The packaging may have undergone a makeover, however, inside this little pink tube is an award-winning formula that quickly became a handbag hero. Originally created as a nipple balm for breastfeeding…

The Spirit of Christmas with Prestige Hampers

There are so many things I love about this time of year. I’ve been practically stalking Trendmood and drooling over all the upcoming festive beauty launches. I put the heating on for the first time the other night, lit some candles and treated myself to my first proper hot chocolate of…

Charlotte’s Genius Magic Powder

Setting powder has become a staple in my makeup collection. My skin can get quite oily and shiny throughout the day so I’ve always carried a mattifying pressed powder in my handbag but, thanks to the miracle of Youtube, I learned that the best way to set my makeup is with…

Poppy’s Birth Story | And Now There Are Four…

It’s been a crazy, wonderful, life-changing couple of days. At around 8.30pm on Wednesday I was cleaning the sink and felt a trickle – my waters had broken and Poppy’s birth story had began. I’d never experienced this with Penny before. We phoned the maternity unit and were adviced to pop…

Meet Marshall Monkey | Skip Hop Little Kids Backpack

We’re expecting Penny’s little sister to arrive any day now. She could even be here by the time this post goes live! I’m booked into the hospital Friday morning to start the whole process of being induced… again. Why don’t my baby’s ever want to leave? My hospital bag has been…

Welcome to the Cute & Squishy World of Num Noms

Whether it was Barbies, Puppies in my Pocket, Pogs, Tazos, Polly Pockets or My Little Ponies, little girls have been collecting adorable little trinkets, animals and dolls for years. Now is the time of the Num Noms… but what exactly are they? I must admit before Penny and I were…