The Hero*: No7 Youthful Eye Serum

If you’ve even glanced at the blog before, you’ll know that finding a good eye cream is a bit of an ongoing pushing-water-uphill struggle for me. Oh, to find one that will target the fine lines and wrinkles and make them a thing of history. That will get rid of the awful puffiness that seems to haunt me every day. And if it can reduce the dark circles too, then…
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Kissable – The New Katie Price Fragrance

I don’t really do the whole celeb thing. I’m not too bothered with what nails someone in Eastenders wore on the red carpet or which bikini an Emmerdale actress wore on her holiday in St Barts (which was probably paid for by OK magazine anyway – natch). Ok, I’m more than mildly obsessed with what some of the Hollywood actresses are seen in, but most UK celebs….nah, not really.But I…
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The Skin: Clayspray – The Masque…. Reviewed

There’s nothing I like better to do on a Sunday than to potter around the house, organising my things, wearing all manner of face masks with which to scare anyone who comes my way! It’s the perfect antidote to the rushing around of the week. This week’s mask comes from the new-ish brand Clayspray. I have to say, I was a little apprehensive when I heard the name – I…
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The Recipe: Faluda…The perfect Ramadan dessert

A little off kilter here, but after a recent flurry of activity on my Instagram, I thought I’d write a post here on how to make Faluda. As you may know, we’re in the thick of Ramadan, (such long days….aagghh!!) and when you can’t eat or drink all day, you end up spending the whole day thinking about eating and drinking…such is life! So if you’re thinking about it but…
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The Getaway: What I Packed for a Week "Up North"

“What I Packed” type of posts are really few and far between on the blog here…I think the last one might have been a year ago! But this week, an unexpected trip to my mother’s up in Manchester required a hastily put-together bag of “essentials” for the seven day stay. Not that I had any great plans to be partying the night away up North. Far from it. But a…
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