Life & Style

Discover my latest lifestyle and fashion and posts, which tend to have a sustainable slant, as I’m trying to reduce our environmental impact.

Ethically Made Organic Sweatshirts You’ll Love

I am trying to shop more ethically. I’ve been very successful with my beauty products over the past couple of years, thanks to my partnership…

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Life and Wellness Plans for 2018

Happy New Year! Did you have a nice time on New Year’s Eve? We had a little party and it was great fun. So now…

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Gorgeous Ethical Gifts for Her, You’ll Feel Good About Giving

It’s really easy to do your gift shopping on the high street or online, but with a bit of extra thought and planning, you can…

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Ethical Gifts for Him with Uncommon Goods

Collaborative post. I don’t know about you, but I find men the most difficult to buy for at Christmas. Am I alone? I suspect not.…

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The Joy of Hand-Me-Downs

As another big bag of hand-me-downs sits in the hall, ready to go to my scrumptious niece, I can’t help but feel a teeny bit…

Do you keep favourite children's clothes? I'm talking about the joy of hand-me-downs, and why I'm keeping a stash of the most special baby clothes.

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First Steps to Fitness with David Lloyd

We have been members at David Lloyd Health Club for a few weeks now, after they gifted us six month family membership to review*. So…

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A Sustainable Tote Bag, That’s Made of Paper: My Paper Tote

If you’ve followed my blog for a while, you’ll know I am trying to make more conscious choices. That means choosing chemical-free, eco-friendly beauty products, and trying…

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Starting Our David Lloyd Wellness Journey

Now that Thea’s started school full time (and loving it, fortunately!) I have more time to myself. But what should I do with it? Keeping on…

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British Brand Focus: Mimosa Bridal Handmade Bridal Accessories

A few weeks ago, Ava and Thea were asked to be mini models for Mimosa Bridal, at a photo shoot at Chicheley Hall. Mimosa Bridal…

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Why Piccalilly Organic Kids Clothes Make Great Gifts

Organic kids clothes. Hard to resist, right? There is some thing just so scrummy about little, soft, colourful kids clothes, for your own little ones,…

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Learning How To Arrange Flowers Online with Flowerstart

When was the last time you did something for yourself? Something that requires time and commitment, just for your own pleasure or sense of achievement?…

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8 Ways to Stay Warm If You’re A Cold-Blooded Human

Winter is coming. My least favourite season (apart from Christmas) because of the cold weather. My sister, Debbie, and I are some of those people who are…

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REVIEW: A Beautiful Wooden Wrist Watch from JORD

Wood is one of my favourite materials. We have oak furniture all around our house, and I just love the way it looks and feels.…

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