My Summer Top Picks

With summer on its way, my thoughts are turning towards a new summer wardrobe so I’ve been looking online for some inspiration. Although it’s unlikely that we will get away on holiday this year, we will definitely do day trips and fun activities and I always like to change up my outfits when I can for the new season. Fashion World have a fantastic page called Destination Style with some fab hints and tips about dressing this summer. They have {Read More}

Finding the Perfect Dress for Your Holidays

*collaborative post* For travel agents, January is always a busy month. It is when a lot of us get sick of the cold and book ourselves a holiday. Getting a little sun, or taking a city break is a great way to cure the winter blues. With this in mind, I decided to write a packing related article, today. Specifically, I thought I would look at finding the perfect dress for your trip. A dress for the warm weather If {Read More}

5 Ways to Keep your Feet Warm this Winter

With the weather set to go arctic this winter, we’ve got you (and your toes) covered. Here’s our top tips to keeping your feet warm this winter. Picking the right socks You can do a couple of things with socks and that is either go full on hiking sock or double up! Wear a thin polypropylene sock with an outer wool sock to keep those toes extra toasty. You need to ensure that even with your socks, whichever you choose, {Read More}

Holiday ready with UK Swimwear

Recently we went on our first family holiday as a four and not too surprisingly, I didn’t have a swimsuit or bikini that fit. Luckily for me I was given the opportunity to review this absolutely gorgeous bikini from UK Swimwear. From the moment I saw it, I was instantly attracted to the bright colourful pattern on the Dolores Cortes Dominica Bikini. It just screamed summer to me and instead of shying away from something that would make me stand {Read More}

Stikets Name Labels : Review

The end of term is approaching and that means only one thing for parents – new school uniform. At some point over the summer holidays you will no doubt be ordering or buying new school uniform for your children because they’ve either outgrown, lost or simply ruined the expensive logo embroidered uniform you have to buy. Sometimes you can’t help having to buy new items, especially as children seem to grow so quickly but if you’re replacing items that have {Read More}

Bright Star Kids Labels

With the school year coming to a close and the thought of the summer holidays fast approaching, you might not be thinking about next years’ school supplies. However, you don’t want to get caught out and end up labelling everything the night before school starts! This year, we are getting super prepared and with thanks to Bright Star Kids name labels we are going to have Isabella and Benjamin’s clothes, water bottles, pencils and bags all prepared and ready for {Read More}

A Well Needed Summer Wardrobe Update

I don’t feel like I’ve really updated my wardrobe for years and I mean that literally, let alone getting a summer wardrobe ready. I’ve of course added one or two pieces but since becoming pregnant with Isabella 5 years ago, I feel like my wardrobe has just stagnated. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m certainly not one who keeps up with all the latest trends and fashions; in fact it took a good two or three years for me to {Read More}

November Rain Poncho Review

With the wonderful weather we are often faced with in the UK, especially over the spring and summer, I often end up taking clumpy rain coats out and either get too hot with a coat on, or end up hauling it round just because of the unpredictability. Well now I have a simple, elegant and more importantly, a compact solution. November Rain Ponchos are a fully waterproof (not just rain resistant) ponchos which come in a range of prints and {Read More}

Moyles Ankle Boots from Lotus

If you are like me, you can never have too many pairs of boots – especially as our British weather means we are in boots longer than any other type of footwear! The Moyles Ankle Boots are brilliant for dressing up or down and certainly look exceptionally stylish! The faux shearling is applied to the turned down collar and you can wear this up or turned down depending on the look you are going for. The leather is lovely and {Read More}

Rieker Garnet Boots: Review

I’ve been looking for some flat leather knee high boots for a while now; my problem is that if they are too wide, they gape and don’t look very good. However, these Rieker Garnet boots fit brilliantly. They aren’t too wide at the top as they have a fluffy textile inside the boot. The boots are really comfortable. I wanted a boot that I could wear all day and that was versatile enough to be more casual or smarter if needed. {Read More}