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12 Ways to Have a Sustainable, Eco-Friendly Festival

Festival season is fast approaching – are you going to any this summer? Going to a festival, especially with kids, can be a daunting experience – what on earth do you pack? Space is likely to be limited when you’re camping. and we’ve all seen those horrifying pictures of the waste left over at the large festivals – as well as plastic bottles, food wrappers etc, often whole tents are left behind! With Glastonbury banning single-use plastic bottles this year, meaning 1  ...

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Beauty Boosts

June Love Lula Natural Beauty Box Review

Welcome to my review of the latest Love Lula Natural Beauty Box for June. This month’s natural beauty box contains full-sized products from NAT origin and Ayumi, a travel sized one from FOM London, plus a sample from Madara. Together they are valued at £48, which is lower than usual. It  ...

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House to Home

How to Paint A Fireplace and Gas Fire

When we moved into our house five years ago, it was very dated, yellow and dark. Every room needed major work, including replacing the flooring, skimming the artex ceilings, stripping layers of wallpaper and painting everything to get rid of the yellow and brown. The living room was probably  ...

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May Love Lula Natural Beauty Box Review

It’s time for a review of the latest Love Lula Natural Beauty Box for May. This month’s natural beauty box contains full-sized products from Joik, Seascape Island Apothecary, Ayumi, and Madara, plus a sample from Vestige Verdant, valued at £69. Considering it costs a regular  ...

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How to Make a Stool with Hairpin Legs

When we had our new kitchen installed, we added a simple breakfast bar with matte black hairpin legs and solid oak worktop (read all about it here!) Ever since, I’ve wanted to make some matching stools for our girls to sit on at the table. We bought our beautiful hairpin legs from The  ...

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Luxury Natural Eye Creams by Jane Scrivner

The eye area is the first to show signs of ageing, as the skin is much thinner, and more delicate there than the rest of the face. So I think investing in a natural eye cream is a must. I recently wrote a review of four great clean and natural eye creams, which you can read here. But I am  ...

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Life & Style

A Seaside Camping Holiday Near Southwold

Are you a seaside lover, or do you prefer to have a holiday inland? We live pretty much in the centre of England, so the seaside is sadly not close to us. So any chance we get, we head to the coast! Over the Easter bank holiday, we went on a bit of a last-minute jaunt to the Suffolk coast, to  ...

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