Planning my Life; How I use my Bullet Journals

Bullet Journal Planning Why I use a bullet journal to plan every aspect of my life. The short answer is to have control. I mentioned in my ‘ten things you did not know about me’ that I had control issues. I am well aware of it and often embrace it as a positive aspect of…

My Ten Minute Makeup Look; video tutorial

What can you do in ten minutes? Could you do the ten minute makeup challenge? This challenge has been around in the makeup community for a while. The idea is to put on a full face of makeup in just ten minutes or under. I have been reflecting on the makeup I have been wearing…

Makeup Declutter; What Am I Banishing?

Makeup I’m breaking up with. I am sick and tired of all my clutter. I am slowly attempting to make a stand and declutter. This is a long process as I hate to throw things out; it feels like a waste. It is my mission to regularly go through my stuff and purge it. These…

Holidays with Kids; Blessing or hard work?

Holiday with your Kids; blessing or curse? Holidays make the best memories Going away on holiday is a magical time. Holidays give you a chance to escape from your everyday life; rest and recuperate, explore new sights and make special memories with the people that you love. Many of my fondest memories happened while on holiday, whether it was with my family, my…

Epic Empties; What Am I Throwing Away?

Empties time We have come to that time again, it’s trash talking time. I have let more than enough rubbish sit around in my empties shelf that it is time to throw it out. Since I have been doing empties posts I have been able to reflect on what products I actually use. As with…

Ten Things You Did Not Know About Me.

Why would you want to know more about me? One reason I like reading ‘about me’ posts concerning other people is my desire to be nosy. I love to find out about what makes people ‘tick’. Each person has their own unique set of views, differences and perceptions of the world that make me intrigued…

Primark Haul; What Did I Buy?

Summer Haul; Primark Everyone loves a Primark haul; at least I do. Primark offers an amazing array of budget fashion that will have you looking stylish for just a few pounds. Being a plus size woman; I find it hard sometimes to find my size in their clothes. However, I still love to shop in…

The long summer holidays; Why do children need it?

6 weeks of no school The summer holidays can either fill you with delight or dread. For me, as a teacher, it used to be a valuable time for me to relax from the constant strains of teaching in a secondary school. I was able to travel, stay up late and pursue hobbies that I…