Summer beauty gift box from Clarins and House of Fraser

This week i have been testing out some more fantastic Clarins products kindly gifted to me to review by House of Fraser. The above beauty box is a gift that you can get free right now when you buy two Clarins products from House of Fraser. (One of them needs to be skincare.)

I love offers like this because it means you get to try out a range of products that you may not have thought of before, and in my case I have discovered products this way that I absolutely loved and have then gone back and bought them again and again. Continue reading

Magic Swimsuits!

Colourblock Shaping Swimsuit £60 Figleaves

It’s summer finally and i’m dreaming of my summer holidays and long lazy days at the beach or by the pool – ok i have kids so lets face it, it won’t be as relaxing as i’m making out but still a holiday is something to get excited about!

There is one little thing nagging at the back of my mind and I don’t think i’m the only woman who has this problem. I cannot under any circumstances feel comfortable and relaxed when i’m in a swimsuit. I think everyone’s looking at me, everyone is staring at every lump and bump, everyone looks better in a swimsuit than me and everyone else is more confident in their skin. Continue reading

My Summer Holiday Essentials

Have you booked your Summer holiday yet? Obviously being me I am desperately scrabbling around to find a last minute deal in August. This is my first year of having to think about school holidays and honestly it has come as a bit of a shock! I don’t know if I am ever going to find a holiday in the sun for the four of us for under £3000 but if I do these are the things I want to be taking. Continue reading