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What is a book advent and how do you make one?

November 29, 2020 admin 0

Every year for the past 7 years I have created a book advent in December and it has now become one of our families favourite traditions. When I first started doing it the concept wasn’t very common and lots of friends and family were intrigued as to what I was doing and why but now the idea is definitely catching on more and more and I hope to be able to continue doing it for […]

My experience of running with the Camelbak Zephyr vest

November 26, 2020 admin 0

I started running a couple of months after I had Layla. Mainly to lose some baby weight, tone up and try and get a bit fitter. Little did I know that running was going to become my savoir during a pandemic and then two lock downs. When I first started running I struggled to complete a 3km route we had mapped out. If I am really honest I struggled to get to the 1km mark […]

Cool remote control toys for kids this Christmas

November 26, 2020 admin 0

If you are unsure what to buy a child aged 4 and over for Christmas this year then you should definitely consider treating them to a remote control toy. They are so much fun, can be played with as a solo activity or with friends, siblings or family as you interact with them or race them against each other. Here are some ideas. Remote Control Cars These are way cooler than normal toys and allow […]

Vegan Friendly Gift Ideas

November 25, 2020 admin 0

What a year 2020 has been! In some ways it seems to have lasted a lifetime and in others it seems to be Christmas all of a sudden. So here I am writing my Christmas Gift Guides and preparing for a somewhat different Christmas this year. Writing Christmas Gift guides is one of my favourite things to do and this year I have decided to branch out from my usual gifts for men and gifts […]

Stand out from the crowd with Pixels T-shirts

November 24, 2020 admin 0

If you are looking for some new t-shirts, either for yourself or for the men in your life then check out these beauties. Pixels T-shirts are a brilliant way to bring art to life. They have a huge variety of t-shirt designs, some featuring logos or sayings and others featuring pieces of art work. The best thing, in my opinion, about Pixels T-shirts is that they have not been mass designed or mass produced. Instead […]

Sustainable Gifts

November 23, 2020 admin 0

Are you making more conscious decisions about sustainability versus waste? Or perhaps you are buying a gift for someone you know is focused on sustainable living and you want to buy them an appropriate gift. Well if either of these are true then hopefully this gift guide made up of sustainable gifts will help inspire your shopping choices this year. I have included gifts for children and adults covering different areas so hopefully you will […]

Christmas Gift Ideas for Men

November 21, 2020 admin 0

Are you looking for some inspiration for what to buy the men in your life this Christmas? If so you need to check out the ideas in this post as there is something for everyone. Christmas gift ideas for men Leather Gloves The colder weather has definitely arrived and with it comes scarves, hats and gloves. What better gift than a pair of these beautiful and stylish fleece lined tan leather gloves by Salt & […]

5 things to consider when choosing wall art for your home

November 21, 2020 admin 0

There was a time when peoples interior walls were lined with family photos and nothing else. This usually meant that the living quarters looked like shrines to family members and the bedrooms and bathrooms all had blank walls. Nowadays, however, more and more people are choosing wall art as a way to brighten up their rooms. If you are thinking of purchasing some wall art but are unsure where to start to then here are […]

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Ladies

November 18, 2020 admin 0

Need some gift inspiration for the ladies in your life? Whether is is for your Mum, daughter, sister, friend or the lady who appears to already have everything, this guide has some fab Christmas gift ideas for ladies to help make your shopping easier. Hydrating Facial Microsteamer What a treat this would be. The Magnitone hydrating facial microsteamer can be used for the ultimate self care session. It gently unclogs the pores leaving you with […]

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5 ways to boost your confidence and self esteem

November 17, 2020 admin 0

I would hate to be a teenage or young adult growing up these days. It was hard enough back in the 90’s and 00’s but to become a young women and start dating today would, in my opinion, be so much harder. These days everything is captured on camera, whether you want it to be or not. And all those photos are put out there for the world to see, to like, to comment on […]