Autumn and Winter Self Care

Self Care in autumn and winter Autumn can be a tough season. Summer is merely a distant memory of sunshine and fun at this point. The days become shorter. Darkness descends upon us. The cold weather creeps in, chilling bones and attacking the skin. Changes in weather can have an effect on a person’s mental…

Current Favourites; Autumn Lipsticks

The Season of Lipstick Autumn is definitely a season for lipstick. With the nights drawing in and the weather getting colder; we say goodbye to those fun summer lip glosses and hello to rich reds, spicy oranges, brooding browns and perfect purples. If you haven’t seen my other autumn lipstick post you can find it…

Urban Decay Born to Run; One Palette, Five Looks

Born to Run After I made a vow not to buy any more eye shadow palettes I tried extremely hard. I resisted many bargain drugstore releases like the Revolution Chocolate Orange palette and the Revolution Tammi X palette. The amount of pride that I found in saying ‘I haven’t bought an eye shadow palette for…

Autumn Eyeshadow Palettes; My Favourites

Autumn palettes When it comes to makeup; autumn is the ultimate season. Autumn eyeshadow palettes are a delight for every makeup enthusiast. Autumn is my favourite season, I love many things about it. I would like to share with you the palettes that I will be using this autumn along with some palettes that are…

Bring On The Party Makeup 

Whether it is a work event, a gathering with friends or a family get together, Christmas and New Year is the time to party on down with the people you love (or at least tolerate once a year because there is free food and drink). The age old question that springs to peoples minds when preparing for a big function is usually ‘what do I wear?’ However, for the makeup addict such as myself the first question that springs to mind is ‘what makeup look am I going to rock?’

Christmas Decoration Haul

Deck the halls with boughs of holly la la la la la la la. It’s approaching that time of year again it’s Christmas this has to be my favourite holiday I get super excited about it. Christmas time is the one time the year I can really go mad.

10 Nail Polishes I Will Be Wearing in Autumn/Winter

​10 favourite nail polishes for the season Nail polish used to be a thing I was obsessed with, I had tonnes of different colours and finishes and would spend hours painting my nails so they looked perfect. I am sad to say that after the birth of my second child, the nail polish addiction fell…

​Things To Do With The Kids in Autumn 

Whenever I hear about people doing things with their children it is usually in the summer time, maybe due to the summer holidays or the better weather. However, I much prefer the autumn/winter when it comes to doing fun activities with my kids, maybe it is because I am a bit of an ‘indoors’ type…

​Lipsticks for Autumn

I feel like my lipstick addiction goes into overdrive as soon as autumn begins. I usually enjoy eyeshadow in the spring and summer and tend to go light on the lippy but as soon as the weather turns and September comes I am all for a bold lip. 

​5 Ways I Cope With Having A Cold

Nobody likes being ill; that grotty feeling where your body has a mind of its own, pain is abundant and you cannot function properly. We have all felt the vulnerability that being ill has brought into our lives, you are just not the same person.