Scrummies Healthy Snacks for Kids (Review and Competition)

The one thing that has surprised me most about having a child is just how much Teddy eats; I find it genuinely boggling as he literally gets home from nursery, starts eating, then pretty much doesn’t stop until he goes to bed.  He’s also now…

NutriBullet 1000 Series Blender

I used to be a really big fan of putting together concoctions in my NutriBullet, but for some reason I stopped and I haven’t done it for ages, until I decided to start again last month to coincide with my attempt at becoming healthier, and…

Abel & Cole Weekly Fruit and Veg Boxes

I always said that when I moved home (a year ago today!) that I would start doing a few more home and food posts, but last year was such a nightmare that it didn’t transpire.  That’s all a’changin’ this year as I’ve feel like I’ve…

bkr Water Bottles

At the start of the year, I declared that I would be making some serious lifestyle changes, one of which would include upping my water drinking so that I would start drinking at least a litre a day, rather than, er, nothing.  Shock, horror, my…

12 Gifts of Christmas: Fitbit Charge HR

Today’s gift is a bit different to the usual beauty booty, but still a strong feature in my list of gifts that I’d want to receive as I don’t leave the house without mine – I give you, the Fitbit Charge HR, a fitness tracking…

Scary Health Stuff

The past few weeks have been a whirlwind of hospital and doctor appointments, sleepless nights, worrying about death (always fun) and generally freaking out.  It’s that time of the year again, when my body decides to inexplicably turn on me in a cancer-like fashion.  Ridiculously,…

Hot Yoga Society Big Weekender

I’ve always wanted to get into Yoga as I think it would be of such benefit to me; I’m overly-anxious, my back is like a Challa bread of knots and I get a lot out of meditation, so this year I would like to try and get…

A Few Gentle Steps Towards a Healthier Lifestyle…

OK! Last night I won the Best Established Blogger Award at the Johnson & Johnson Beauty Journalism Awards which is just INSANE, and I’m still processing it before I do my full write-up.  Therefore I’m desperately trying to write normally as if nothing has happened,…

NYRs: Fix Your Skin with FaceCamp at FaceGym

I read about FaceGym’s FaceCamp at the end of last year, and I thought it was such a fab idea; a series of seven day skincare boot camps that allow you to “undo” some of the damage from the festive period.  There are five face…

The Perfect Baked Potato with the Russell Hobbs Purifry

I grew up hating baked potatoes, but this was mainly due to the fact that my mum wasn’t big on putting in the time to get them all perfect and crispy and crunchy, so they just went around the microwave for a few minutes before…