Category: Reviews

Homeschooling – A Day in a Life

  Before I took the plunge to homeschool my kids, I could not visualise HOW I could do it. I would look at all these homeschooling mums with so much respect and awe, wondering how they stay sane and keep up with the mammoth responsibility to educate their children....

New Eyeliner Trend Alert!

  So here’s a funny story. I was at the checkout most likely looking something like this: Which is my “No make up, crazy hair, don’t care” look which I’ve been sporting lately. And the girl at the checkout had the most amazing eyes! They were a striking blue...

PURPLE SHAMPOO! What is it, and does it work?

I have been colouring my hair blonde since my teens. (Which is an uncomfortably long period of time) And yet I’ve always struggled with the brassy/yellow tones in my hair making me look more like a scarecrow than a blonde bombshell. I’ve always dreamed of the day that I...

Straightening things out…starting with my teeth!

I have always tried to hide my teeth in pictures because I was so ashamed of my crooked smile.  When I was a teenager I had braces but as my wisdom teeth came in, my front teeth- particularly the bottom ones- all bunched together and all that pain and...

Grounding: Day Twenty Nine

Last night I dreamt I was camping with my family. My whole family. As in, my dad was there too. We were in a group talking when I suddenly seemed to become more aware and turned to my left and said “Dad! You’re not supposed to be here! You...

Chicken Schnitzel, Sweetcorn Bulgar and Chilli Mayo.

I tried this recipe from Gousto yesterday with some skepticism. One; I had never tried Bulgar wheat before and two, I wasn’t sure I could make a schnitzel. However; the easy step by step directions on the recipe card made it a lot less daunting and I managed to...

Grounding: Days Twenty Eight

Grounding Day Twenty Eight: My daily routine of popping outside and standing barefoot on the ground has become so normal, I haven’t really had anything to write about. Though I will say that I’ve noticed a change in my mood. I have a hope alive in me that just...

Grounding: Day Twenty Seven

Grounding: Day Twenty Seven In proper routine now. I grounded several times today just walking around my back garden to take bins out, sort the puppy and just because I felt like it. I have decided that for me, grounding clears my head and helps my focus. I’ve found...